I hope everyone had a great weekend. Here is what third grade will be working on this week:
Things to remember:
- We are still in need of supplies in our classroom. We need pencils, red pens, and glue sticks. Anything that you are able to donate would be greatly appreciated.
- Pizza lunch will be on Wednesday February 24th.. If you have not paid for this hot lunch your student will need to bring in a lunch.
- Mid quarter reports will going out Friday February 26th. Every child will be receiving a report. They need to be signed and returned to me on Monday.
Math- This week we will be learning about mixed numbers, adding and subtracting fractions, and finding fractions of a whole number. The test on fractions should be in the next two weeks. Please take time to review with your child since some of the concepts have been difficult.
Reading- We will be reading a new story this week. The test will be on Friday. It will cover author's purpose, past tense irregular verbs, spelling, and vocab (tour, slogan, grown-ups, community, volunteer, deserve, thrilled, interviewed)
Writing- The students have been research on of the nine planets. We will write a research paper. The paper will be part of the writing and science grade for the third grade.
Religion- We will be continuing to discuss Moses' leading the Isrealities from Egypt. We will also be discussing the ten commandments.
Science- We will be reviewing the nine planets in the solar system. There will a quiz on the planets next week. The test on chapter 8 will be the week after the quiz.
Social Studies- We will be playing a review game for the test on chapter 7 on Wednesday. The test will be on Thursday.