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October 9-12
Due Date: 10/10/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Figurative Language
Text Structure
Informational Writing
Context Clues

Math:

Grams, kilograms, liters, and milliliters

Add and subtract word problems using grams, kilograms, liters, and milliliters

Rounding to the nearest 10 and 100  

Study your 6’s and 7’s for fact fluency!

Science Force and Motion

 

 

Vocabulary: particularly: especially or mainly speechless: unable to speak because you are shocked, surprised, or very angry, reunite: come together again after being separated cross: annoyed or angry; go from one side of something to another savory: pleasant to smell or taste realize: become aware of something or understand something that you did not understand before

 

Spelling: NONE

Please send a snack/water bottle everyday

Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair

Thursday is library –please remember to bring book

Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!

Start forming great study habits now!!

Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO

Yearbooks are $35. THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS

Please remember to send ear buds with your child

There is a copy of the spelling words and vocabulary words for the entire nine weeks in your child’s binder! It should be in a page protector directly behind the newsletter



Oct 1-5
Due Date: 10/2/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

NO SPELLING OR VOCABULARY THIS WEEK

ELA: Text Structure/ask and answer questions about a text/ character traits

Reading Peter Pan (the novel)

Math: Rounding/ adding and subtracting/ metric units

 

Science: Patterns of Motion

No School October 8th

Spirit Week Oct 8-12



Sept 24-Sept 28
Due Date: 9/24/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Identify main idea and key details
Identify and describe character traits
Ask and answer questions about a story
Text Structure
Verbs/Adverbs
Narrative writing
Context Clues

Math:

Elapsed Time using different strategies.
Fluently multiply by 1,2,3,5,10

Science Force and Motion

Please send a snack/water bottle everyday

Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair

Thursday is library –please remember to bring book

Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!

Start forming great study habits now!!

Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO

Yearbooks are $35. THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS

9/28 Spelling Test

9/28 Comprehension test

9/27 Fact Fluency

9/26 Begin Writing Assessment

There is a copy of the spelling words and vocabulary words for the entire nine weeks in your child’s binder! It should be in a page protector directly behind the newsletter

Spelling: fifty, match, plenty, cap, quickly, happy, gold, push, bridge, body, floor, empty, break, judge, should, funny, industry, hungry

 

Doubtful: uncertain or unsure nifty: very good, clever, or useful ghastly: horrible dazzle: amaze or impress quiver: tremble or shake command: order someone to do something

Oct 8th: No School  Oct 25th: Makeup Pictures 

Oct 12th: Reading Fair 

Oct 9-12 Spirit Week



Sept 17-21
Due Date: 9/17/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Identify main idea and key details
Identify and describe character traits
Character point of view/perspective
Ask and answer questions about a story
Text Structure
Verbs
Narrative writing
Multiple Meaning Words, synonyms and antonyms, context clues

Math:

Telling Time to the neatest minute/ elapsed time
Fluently multiply by 1,2,3,5,10

Science magnets

Sept 17-21

Spelling: head, match, missing, wrong, edge, would, dead, cross, felt, bridge, school, sticks, brings, scratch, should, field, corner, kitchen

Unfortunate: unlucky, Fortunate: lucky immense: huge or very large fierce/fiercest: dangerous or violent magnificent: admire it because of its great beauty or size ungrateful: not thankful or not grateful.

Please send a snack/water bottle everyday

Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair

Thursday is library –please remember to bring book

Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!

Start forming great study habits now!!

Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO

Yearbooks are $35. THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS

If your child does the science fair, he/she will be awarded points to apply towards any test.

If you child does reading fair they will receive points towards a test.

9/20 Fact Fluency

9/21 Spelling

9/21 Math Quiz (telling time)

There is a copy of the spelling words and vocabulary words for the entire nine weeks in your child’s binder! It should be in a page protector directly behind the newsletter

Sept 19th: fall (yearbook) pictures  Oct 9-12 Spirit week

Oct 8th: No school  Oct 25th: Makeup Pictures

Oct 12th: Reading Fair 



Sept 10-14
Due Date: 9/10/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

      Identify main idea and key details

      Identify and describe character traits

      Character point of view/perspective

      Ask and answer questions about a story

      Text Structure

      Nouns/Verbs

      Narrative writing

      Multiple Meaning Words, synonyms and antonyms, context clues

1. led                        2. rich

3. add                       4. with

5. which                    6. fresh

7. check                    8. thick

9. box                      10. sand

11. glad                    12. must

13. soft                   14. trip

15. still                    16. song

17. stands                18. milk

19. kings                  20. plants

21. land                    22. flat

23. held                   24. kept

25. hands                 26. glasses

27. passes                28. facts

29. length                30. eggs

31. spent                  32. send

33. hold                   34. cold

35. full                    36. pull

37. other                38. mother

39. laugh                 40. month

41. mind                   42. won’t

43. group                 44. wind (2)

45. bought               46. also

47. toward               48. father

49. upon                   50. began

51. until                    52. begin

53. finger                 54. family

55. hundred             56. person

57. bottom               58. children

59. travel                 60. ocean

 

 

 

Math:

 

      Two step addition and subtraction word problems

 

      Telling Time to the neatest minute/ elapsed time

 

      Fluently multiply by 1,2,3,5,10

 

 

Science magnets

 

      Please send a snack/water bottle everyday

 

      Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair

 

      Thursday is library –please remember to bring book

 

      Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!

 

      Start forming great study habits now!!

 

      Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO

 

      Yearbooks are $35. THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS

 

      Spelling Test 9/14

 

      Comprehension test 9/14

 

      Fact Fluency 9/14

 

      If your child does the science fair, he/she will be awarded points to apply towards any test.

 

There is a copy of the spelling words and vocabulary words for the entire nine weeks in your child’s binder! It should be in a page protector directly behind the newsletter

 

 

 

Sept 11th- Progress Reports                     Oct 9-12 Spirit week

 

Sept 19th: Fall (yearbook) pictures                    Oct 12 Reading Fair

 

October 8th: No School                             Oct 25: Makeup Pictures

 

 

 



Weekly Skills Sept 4-7
Due Date: 9/4/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Identify main idea and key details
Identify and describe character traits
Character point of view/perspective
Ask and answer questions about a story
Punctuation and capitalization (Review)
Narrative writing
Multiple Meaning Words, synonyms and antonyms, context clues

Math:

Two step addition and subtraction word problems
Multiplication Strategies (arrays, equal groups, tape diagram, repeated addition)
Division Strategies (repeated subtraction, equal groups)
Properties of Multiplication (Distributive, Commutative, Associative, Zero, Identity)
Fluently multiply by 1,2,3,5,10

Science magnets

 

 

 

Please send a snack/water bottle everyday

 

Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair

 

Thursday is library –please remember to bring book

 

3rd grade fees are 13.40. Please send in money as soon as you are able.

 

Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!

 

Start forming great study habits now!!

 

Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO

 

Yearbooks are $35. THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS

 

Vocabulary Test: 9/6

 

Fact Fluency 9/6

 

Spelling 9/7

 

There is a copy of the spelling words and vocabulary words for the entire nine weeks in your child’s binder! It should be in a page protector directly behind the newsletter

1. planned   2. missing

3. dishes    4. sitting

5. brings    6. grass

7. sent       8. lost

9. dead      10. die

11. tie       12. field

13. hands    14. glasses

15. passes     16. facts

17. length     18. eggs

19. spent      20. send

21. bought    22. also

23. toward   24. father

25. island     26. picture

27. forest    28. famous

 

 

 

Reading Vocabulary Words: Study every night! Test 8/7

 

whiz: move very fast

 

squirm: wiggle or twist your body from side to side because of boredom and uncomfortableness

 

rap: tap or hit sharply

 

snap: speak sharply or angrily

 

likely: something that will probably happen

 

unlikely: something that will probably not happen

 

bustle: rush or hurry in an excited, noisy, or busy way

 

volunteer: offer to do something by choice

 

debris: scattered pieces of something that has been thrown away, broken, or destroyed

 

devastate: destroy or badly damage

 

ruckus: noisy confusion or excitement

 

lounge: sit or lie in a lazy way

 

swerve: change directions quickly

 

flick: move or make something move with quick a sudden motion

 

speedy: fast

 

utter: say something or make a some sort of sound

 

whoop: shout with excitement

 

plop: sit or put down heavily

 

swerve: change directions quickly, usually to avoid something

 

flick: mover or make something move, with a sudden motion

 

speedy: fast

 

utter: say something or make some sort of sound

 

whoop: shout from excitement

 

plop: sit down heavily or put something down heavily

 

flutter: wave or flap rapidly

 

clutch: grab or hold onto something tightly

 

dodge: move quickly to avoid someone or something

 

heartbreaking: very sad or upsetting

 

fury: great anger

 

bewildered: confused or puzzled

 

 

 

 

 

Sept 11th- Progress Reports

 

Sept 19th: Fall (yearbook) pictures

October 8th: No School  



Aug 27-31
Due Date: 8/27/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Identifying character traits
Identify main idea and key details
Ask and answer questions about a story
Punctuation and capitalization (Review)
Nouns
Narrative writing
Multiple Meaning Words

Math:

Multiplication Strategies (arrays, equal groups, tape diagram, repeated addition)
Division Strategies (repeated subtraction, equal groups)
Properties of Multiplication (Distributive, Commutative, Associative, Zero, Identity)
Fluently multiply by 1,2,3,5,10

Science magnets

 

Spelling: also, passes, mind, hands, bought, glasses, stands, facts, eggs, length, wind (2), spent, toward, send, father, kept, bottom, ocean

Swerve: change directions quickly, usually to avoid something flick: move or make something move with a quick sudden movement speedy: fast utter: say something or make some sort of sound whoop: shout from excitement plop: sit down heavily or put something down heavily

 

 

Please send a snack/water bottle everyday

 

Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair

 

Thursday is library –please remember to bring book

 

3rd grade fees are 13.40. Please send in money as soon as you are able.

 

Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!

 

Start forming great study habits now!!

 

Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO

 

Please send in a bar of Ivory Soap for art class

 

Yearbooks are $35. We will begin taking money Aug 22 THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS

 

Math Test Aug 29

 

Comp Test Aug 31

 

Spelling Test Aug 31

 

There is a copy of the spelling words and vocabulary words for the entire nine weeks in your child’s binder! It should be in a page protector directly behind the newsletter

 

 

Sept 3- No School   October 8th: No School          

 

Sept 11th- Progress Reports

Sept 19th- Pictures for the yearbook



Aug 20-24
Due Date: 8/20/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Identifying character traits
Identify main idea and key details
Use illustrations to make inferences
Ask and answer questions about a story
Punctuation and capitalization
Nouns
Narrative writing
Prefixes un, pre (continued) synonyms and antonyms
Spelling : plants, stands, kings, glad, milk,flat, kept, land, held, won't, mind, wind (2), person, hundred, family, month, held
Vocabulary:
bustle: rush or hurry in an excited, noisy, or busy way
volunteer: offer to do something or help someone by choice
debris: scattered pieces of something that has been thrown away, broken, or destroyed
devestate: destory or badly damage
ruckus: noisy confusion or excitement
lounge: sit or lie in a lazy or relaxed way

Math:

Multiplication Strategies (arrays, equal groups, tape diagram, repeated addition)
Division Strategies (repeated subtraction, equal groups)
Properties of Multiplication (Distributive, Commutative, Associative, Zero, Identity)
Fluently multiply by 1,2,3,5,10

Science magnets

Please send a snack/water bottle everyday

Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair

Thursday is library –please remember to bring book

3rd grade fees are 13.40. Please send in money as soon as you are able.

Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!

Start forming great study habits now!!

Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO

Yearbooks are $35. We will begin taking money Aug 22 THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS

Math Quiz- Aug 22

Spelling Test Aug 24

Math Assessment Aug 24 (Subject to change)

There is a copy of the spelling words and vocabulary words for the entire nine weeks in your child’s binder! It should be in a page protector directly behind the newsletter

Sept 3- No School                  October 8th: No School          

Sept 11th- Progress Reports

Sept 19th- Pictures for the yearbook



August 13-17
Due Date: 8/12/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Identifying character traits
Identify main idea and key details
Use illustrations to make inferences
Ask and answer questions about a story
Complete and incomplete sentences
Punctuation and capitalization
Narrative writing
Prefixes un, pre
Vocabulary *These are words from a book we read last week; please review these words with your student on a frequent basis. Students need to know the definitions of the words as well as to be able to use them in context.
Whiz –move very fast; some things that white make a buzzing or hissing sound
Squirm –wiggle or twist your body from side to side, usually because you are bored or uncomfortable
Rap –tap or hit something sharply (forcefully) and quickly; rap is also a type of music in which words are spoken in time to music with a steady beat
Snap –speak sharply or angrily
Likely –when something is likely, it probably will happen or is probably true
Unlikely –not likely; when something is unlikely, it probably will not happen or is
Spelling: box, must, glad, sand, song, still, trip, soft, mother, other, month, laugh, led, rich, add, with, which, fresh, check, thick, hold, cold, full,

Math:

Multiplication Strategies (arrays, equal groups, tape diagram, repeated addition)
Division Strategies (repeated subtraction, equal groups)
Properties of Multiplication (Distributive, Commutative, Associative, Zero, Identity)
Fluently multiply by 2 & 3
Please send a snack/water bottle everyday
Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair
Thursday is library –please remember to bring book
3rd grade fees are 13.40. Please send in money as soon as you are able.
Read a book, study multiplication, spelling and vocabulary EVERY NIGHT!!
Start forming great study habits now!!
Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO
Yearbooks are $35. We will begin taking money Aug 22 THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS
Math Quiz- August 17th
Reading Comprehension Test August 16th and 17th
Spelling test August 17
Happy Birthday Landrey!! 8/18

August 16th: parent night @ 6:30 PTA @ 6   Sept 5: Fundraiser Ends

August 17th: PTA fundraiser           Sept 11th Progress Reports

Sept 3- No School            Sept 19th – Pictures for the yearbook 


August 6-10
Due Date: 8/8/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

 

 

 

ELA:

Identifying character traits
Compare and contrast two stories by the same author
Use illustrations to make inferences
Ask and answer questions about a story
Complete and incomplete sentences
Narrative writing
Vocabulary begins next week
Spelling begins next week

Math:

Multiplication Strategies (arrays, equal groups, tape diagram, repeated addition)
Division Strategies (repeated subtraction, equal groups)
Fluently multiply by 2 & 3
Please send a snack/water bottle everyday
Monday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair
Thursday is library –please remember to bring book
3rd grade fees are 13.40
Read a book and study multiplication EVERY NIGHT!
Start forming great study habits now!!
Please remember to sign up for remind and DOJO
No lunch guests this week
Yearbooks are $35. THERE WILL BE NO SALES AFTER CHRISTMAS
Math Quiz- August 17th

August 16th: parent night @ 6:30 PTA @ 6   Sept 5: Fundraiser Ends

August 17th: PTA fundraiser           Sept 11th Progress Reports

Sept 3- No School            Sept 19th – Pictures for the yearbook  `



March 19-23
Due Date: 3/19/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Ask and answer questions about a text
Main Idea/ Key Details
Central Message/Theme
Persuasive Writing/Informational Writing

Spelling: . Now, town, house, hour, brown, about, south, sound, bread, meant, sense, weather, mountains, thousand, flower, flour

Vocabulary:

Adapt: change to fit new situations or conditions

Depend: rely on or need someone or something for help or support

Scan: examine something or look at something carefully and closely

Disrupt: disturb or interrupt something

Trample: damage or crush by walking or stepping on something heavily

Forbid : order someone not to do something

Math:
Geometry- shapes, identify and describe attributes
NOTES ARE IN BINDER!
Review fractions and area
Multi-Step Word Problems
Fact Fluency will now include division problems! STUDY YOUR FACTS!

March 30-April 2 : Easter Holidays

April 5: Art Auction at the Hills
FIELD TRIP MONEY IS DUE THIS WEEK $7.25


March 5-9
Due Date: 2/26/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Ask and answer questions about a text
Text Features
Central Message/Theme
Commas in addresses and dialogue. Quotations
Persuasive Writing/Informational Writing

Spelling: .  boat, November, grow, low, note, throat, board, snow, closing, starring, Friday, stayed, marked, tail, states, raised, Sunday, June, grew, soon, choose, team, moon, knew, foot, book, woods, stood, thirteen, heated, fire, street, night, fry, white, light, fine, quite, sky, sight, truth, due, along, toe, sold, instead, worth, fold, fruit, Tuesday, whose, suit, guard, guess, early, guide, money, key, carry, English

 

Math:
Measurement (with a ruler)
Line plots
Review fractions
Multi-Step Word Problems
  March 30-April 2:Easter Holiday      March 12-16: Spring Break
Please send a snack/water bottle everyday
Wednesday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair with your child
Monday-library. Please make sure to remind your child to return their book.
Study multiplication facts every night!!
IXL and Readtheory.org are great resources
PLEASE KEEP A,B,C graded papers at home. D’s and F’s must be signed and returned.
Lunch is typically at 12:05. However, with case 21 this is changing

Reading Comp: Friday
Math Test: Mon/Tues


Feb 19-23
Due Date: 2/19/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Ask and answer questions about a text
Text Features
Central Message/Theme
Commas in addresses and dialogue. Quotations
Persuasive Writing/Informational Writing

Spelling: . Light, fry, night, white, quite, fine, sight, sky, key, money,

English, carry, already, beside, practice minute

Vocabulary:

Graceful: moving in a smooth or beautiful way

Spectacular: amazing to look at

Original: completely new and different

Achieve: do something successfully especially something that requires a lot of work or effort

Challenge: something that is hard to do or requires a lot of work or effort

Determination: deciding you will do something and then doing it, even if it difficult.

Math:
Measurement (with a ruler)
Review fractions
Multi-Step Word Problems
Commas, quotations test: Friday
Vocabulary Test: Friday
Measurement Quiz: Wednesday

Feb 27: Case 21 (ELA)  March 1: Spring Pictures

March 3: Case 21 (Math)  March 30-April 2:Easter Holiday

March 12-16: Spring Break  


Feb 12-16
Due Date: 2/13/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Ask and answer questions about a text
Text Features
Commas in addresses and dialogue. Quotations
Persuasive Writing/Informational Writing

Spelling: book, stood, foot, woods, fire, thirteen, heated, street, guess, guard, guide, early, describe, difficult, develop, result

Vocabulary:

Secure: safe and protected

Durable: tough. Last a long time even if used a lot

Texture: how a material feels

Hazardous: dangerous

Convenient: useful because it makes life easier

Detect: discover or notice something

Math:
Review Equivalent Fractions
Compare Fractions using >.<.= using a variety of strategies
Multi-Step Word Problems
Please send a snack/water bottle everyday
Wednesday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair with your child
Monday-library. Please make sure to remind your child to return their book.
Study multiplication facts every night!!
IXL and Readtheory.org are great resources
PLEASE KEEP A,B,C graded papers at home. D’s and F’s must be signed and returned.
If you can send in items for Valentines treats please do so! We will have ice cream sundaes on Valentines Day
Thursday : Math equivalent/comparing fractions test
Friday: Reading Comprehension test

Feb 16: Regular School Day (Makeup)  March 2- Case 21 (Math)

Feb 19: No School (President's Day)  March 7- Case 21( Writing)

Feb 27: Case 21 (ELA) 


Feb 5-9
Due Date: 2/6/2018
Subject: 3rd Grade

ELA:

Ask and answer questions about a text
Text Features
Commas in addresses and dialogue. Quotations
Persuasive Writing

Spelling: soon, grew, June, Sunday, moon, choose, team, knew, Tuesday, fruit, suit, whose, history, human, object, subject

Vocabulary:

Customary: usual or normal or happening regularly

Energize: give energy or strength

Appetizing: tasty or good to eat

Plain: without anything added or without decoration

Differ: different

Refreshing: it makes you feel fresh (lively or not tired) and strong again

Math:
Review Equivalent Fractions
Compare Fractions using >.<.= using a variety of strategies
Please send a snack/water bottle everyday
Wednesday is PE- please wear tennis shoes or send a pair with your child
Monday-library. Please make sure to remind your child to return their book.
Study multiplication facts every night!!
IXL and Readtheory.org are great resources
PLEASE KEEP A,B,C graded papers at home. D’s and F’s must be signed and returned.
If you can send in items for Valentines treats please do so! We will have ice cream sundaes on Valentines Day

Feb 16: Regular School Day (Makeup)

Feb 19: No School (President's Day)