Welcome to the Third Grade
Dear 3rd grade families,
As our school year continues I would just like to take the time to draw attention to your continued support and commitment and how imperative it has been to the success of this year. I appreciate your dedication to your children and their improvement as a third grader. Let us continue to all work on multiplication, checking homework, and having a great year.
Third Grade Specials Schedule
Wednesday– Science Lab
Thursday– Gym and Art
Good-Bye, 382″– Expository Text; vowels; r-Controlled, important ideas.
Jalapeno Bagels– Biography, prefixes pre-, mid-, over, out-, bi-, de-, inferring.
A Close Reading-“The Whipping Boy” suffixes -er, -or,-ess, -ist, questioning.
The students will estimate and measure in customary and metric units, read Fahrenheit and Celsius scales, map distances, reading time and calendars.
The students will explore plane and space figures, perimeter, and volume. They will learn about congruent and similar figures and symmetry.
The students will continue exploring multiplication, division, and fractions.
The students will review the following chapters:
Family Life- Unit 3 on ‘Feelings’
Chapter 25- The children will learn that the season of Lent is a time of preparation for Easter
Chapter 17- The students will learn about the Seven Sacraments as the special signs of God’s love
Unit 4- The students will focus on reviewing short and long vowel sounds.
Lesson 23- Students will spell words with consonant clusters.
Lesson 24- Students will review spelling words with y as a vowel, consonant clusters, and consonant digraphs.
The students will identify verbs
Students will understand and learn how to write a good personal letter.
The students will understand the subject of ‘ The Sun and Your Skin’ and will also do ‘ The Ecosystem’ with a concentration on ‘Minerals and Rocks’.
We will review geography skills; using globes, using maps and different kinds of maps.
Chapter 6- ” A New Country is Born “
The students will learn about the English colonies and how they grew along the Atlantic coast of North America. Some of the communities grew into big cities like Philadelphia . It was there that Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence and George Washington became the first President of the U.S.
Students will focus on writing clearly while using an eraseable black or blue pen only.
This month the students will be focusing on the character education pillar of Responsibility.
Week of June 4-8, 2018
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Friday-Graduation Mass this morning! Please wear winter uniform and there is an 11:45 dismissal. No after care.