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3rd GRADE ACADEMICS
READING: Destiny’s Gift and Kids Making a Difference TEST THURSDAY
ESSENTIAL QUESTION: Why is volunteering good for a community and its people?
READING TARGETS: Students will develop understanding of characters, discuss the stories message, and analyze and evaluate responses to questions.
READING VOCABULARY: afford, customers, contracted, raise, earn, figure, block, spreading
STELLAR SPELLER LIST: sunglasses, football, homework, haircut, popcorn, railroad, snowstorm, earring, scarecrow, blueberry, butterflies, lawnmower, campground, sandbox, toothbrush, thumbtack, earthquake, scrapbook, courthouse, whirlpool TEST FRIDAY
T.T.T. and Alternate Packet are due on THURSDAY
ALTERNATE SPELLING LIST: unfurl, thaw, din, garment, chide, vast, nimble, trophy, eerie, fret TEST THURSDAY
MATH: Chapter 4 Multiplication Facts and Strategies * xtramath.org sign-up sheets will come home on Monday. This is FREE site. However, there is an opportunity to purchase the site if you so desire. Please sign your child up for this site by Friday, September 22.
Multiplication Quizzes: Beginning next week students will begin multiplication quizzes. We will begin with a practice quiz of 0 and 1. There will be 100 problems on each quiz. Students will have six minutes to complete the quiz with 70% or better. They will be given three total chances to achieve this goal. We will practice extensively in the classroom. For some students, this will be enough. For others, practice at home will be necessary.
SCIENCE: Objects in Motion
SOCIAL STUDIES: Early Colonies QUIZ THURSDAY
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STUDENT OF THE WEEK: Congratulations Michael!
Glue Sticks: Please provide your child with a few glue sticks if they do not have them in their supplies. We use interactive notebooks and use glue a lot. The glue stick uses a limited amount of glue and provides for better accuracy. Thank you!
Book Fair: Our class will visit the BOOK FAIR on Tuesday, September 19 at 1:15.
Our schedule: Monday PE, Tuesday PE, Technology, and Library, Wednesday PE and ART every other week, Thursday PE, and Music, Friday PE and Music.
***We have PE each morning at 9:00. Be sure your child has his or her gym shoes on when they enter the building.****
If you choose to bring treats, please ensure they are considered healthy by the standards set by the state of Illinois and our school board. The list is available in our district handbook. Some items to consider are pencils, erasers, or stickers. We have 23 students in our classroom