Welcome to 3rd Grade

Monday
Jan162017

3rd grade update: Week of January 17th

  • If you have not signed up for remind app here is the link: https://www.remind.com/join/94f8ed.
  • We will have a taco lunch on Wednesday January 18th.
  • We will have a pizza lunch on Wednesday January 25th.
  • We will take the math Scantron test on Wednesday January 18th. Please make sure that your child gets plenty of sleep the night before and eats a good breakfast. We will be taking the test at 8:30 in the morning.
  • There will be a HSA meeting on Thursday January 19th. This meeting will give parents a chance to take a look at the grade that their child will be in next year.
  • We will have a TAG day on Thursday January 26th.
  • The second quarter ends on Friday January 20th. Report cards will be distributed on Friday January 27th.
  • We will be using a new behavior system in the classroom. It is called ClassDojo. A paper will be go home on Tuesday explaining how you can see how your child is behaving in the classroom.
  • Please take some time this week to clean up your child's binders. Do not throw any papers away just in case we still need them.

Math- We will be continuing division this week. There will a quiz dividing by 0-6 on Thursday January 19th.  The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on January 19th. I will be paying extra attention to the labels of the entry. Please make sure that your child labels their entry correctly.

Reading- The reading skill/ strategy is drawing conclusions. The grammar skill will be linking verbs. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, drawing conclusions linking verbs, and the weekly spelling words. More than half of the class failed the reading comprehension test last week. Because of this I will not be counting it toward the reading grade for this quarter. I will be sending it home for review. We will revisit comparing the week of January 23rd.

Religion- We will be continuing with chapter 8.  This chapter is about God is everywhere, especially with us, and knows all things. There will be a test on chpater 8 next week.

Science- We will be having a quiz on light and heat energy on Tuesday. We will have a test on everything from second quarter on Thursday. This will review light, heat, and different states of matter. Use the quizzes from this quarter. I will grade the light and heat quiz and send it home on Wednesday.

Social Studies- We will be focusing on science this week. We will continue with social studies next week.

Thank you for your support.

 

 

Tuesday
Jan102017

Changes to the Update

Having the day off yesterday and scantron testing will cause some changes to our schedule.

  • The science quiz on light and energy that was scheduled for this Thursday will now occur on Tuesday January 17th.
  • The science test on states of matter, light, and energy scheduled for next Wednesday January 18th will take place on Thursday January 19th.
  • The math quiz on division 0-6 will occur on Thursday January 19th.

I apologize for any confusion. Please let me know if you need further clairification.

Sunday
Jan082017

3rd grade update- Week of January 9th

  • If you have not signed up for remind app here is the link: https://www.remind.com/join/94f8ed.
  • We will have a variety lunch on Wednesday January 11th.
  • We will have a taco lunch on Wednesday January 18th.
  • The second semester milk payment is due January 9th
  • We will take the reading Scantron test on Wednesday January 11th.
  • We will take the math Scantron test on Wednesday January 18th.
  • There is no school on Monday January 16th.
  • There will be a HAS meeting on Thursday January 19th.
  • The second quarter ends on Friday January 20th. Report cards will be distributed on Friday January 27th.

Math- We will be continuing division this week. There will a quiz dividing by 0-6 on Tuesday January 17th.  The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on January 12th. I will be paying extra attention to the labels of the entry. Please make sure that your child labels their entry correctly.

Reading- The reading skill/ strategy is comparing/contrasting characters in a story. The grammar skill will be linking verbs. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, comparing/contrasting, linking verbs, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- Third grade will oversee the Mass on Friday January 13th. They will be doing the readings, petitions, and offertory gifts. Since not every child can get a part in the Mass, I will be picking names out of a hat. If your child’s part with them at home next week. The other students may get an opportunity in the future.

Science- The students will conduct an experiment to discover heat energy. We will be having a quiz on light and heat energy this week. There will a test on everything from this quarter next week.

Social Studies- We will be focusing on science this week. We will continue with social studies next week.

Thank you all of your support.