Week of August 14th-18th

 Our 1st week of 3rd grade has been conquered!  The students were amazing as we worked through new procedures, safety measures, and beginning 3rd grade skills.  I am very proud of all of them!


Focus for this week will include:

 ELA/Reading:  sequence, visualizing as we read, realistic fiction, commands and exclamations in sentence writing ( Vocabulary and Comprehension test on Wednesday; Spelling test and Grammar test are on Friday. This week we're going to break apart our cold read. We will do the first story on Thursday and the second story on Friday)

Math: Chapter 1 Understand Multiplication and Division of Whole Numbers. We'll have math homework Monday-Thursday this week.

Science: Structure and Function of Plants

 Social Studies:  Studies Weekly Week 1: Getting Information- We will work through the newspaper throughout the week. The newspaper will come home on Thursday. We will have an open "newspaper" test on Friday.


AR point and averages are entered in as a grade weekly.  Each student should earn at least 3  points a week and keep their test average at 85% or higher. By the end of this week (8/14-8/18), students should have 3 A.R. points. Please make sure students are reading each night.

Study Islands- Each week students will be assigned 3 study island assignments. They'll have center time, tech lab time, and free time in the class throughout the week to complete these. Study Island is NOT to be done at home. On Friday, we will take their best grade on the assignment and put it in the gradebook. This week their lessons are: Read and Write Whole Numbers, Sentences, and Plants

Questions?  Concerns?  Please send me a message via Dojo, email or leave a message with the front desk for a return call.