• # Weekly Update for 12/9/19

Posted by Deborah Unger on 12/9/2019

Reading:  We are reading "Tops and Bottoms".  Our focus skill is theme.

Spelling:  Weekly Pattern: homophones like won and one

Writing: Opinion writing using our TREE strategy

Math: Reviewing elapsed time

Reminders:

December 23-January 3 - No School, Winter Break

January 6th - School Resumes

Posted by Deborah Unger on 12/6/2019

• # Weekly Update for 12/2/19

Posted by Deborah Unger on 12/2/2019

Reading:  We are reading "Tops and Bottoms".  Our focus skill is theme.

Spelling:  Weekly Pattern: homophones like won and one

Writing: Persuasive writing using our TREE strategy

Math:  Break apart and distributive property

Example: 8 X 3 = (5 x3) + (3 x 3)

=  15 + 9

= 24

8 x 3 = 24

Reminders:

December 6th - No School, Teacher Collaboration

December 23-January 3 - No School, Winter Break

January 6th - School Resumes

• # Weekly Update for 11/18/19

Posted by Deborah Unger on 11/18/2019

Reading:  We are reading "Technology Wins the Game".  Our focus skill is sequence of events.

Spelling:  Weekly Pattern: words with oi and oy

Writing: Opinion writing using our TREE strategy

Math:  Solving equations with parentheses and solving word problems with multiplication and division.

Reminders:

November 25-29: Thanksgiving Break - No School

• # Math Parent Tips Module 3

Posted by Deborah Unger on 11/18/2019
• # Weekly Update for 11/11/19

Posted by Deborah Unger on 11/11/2019

Reading:  We are reading "Young Thomas Edison".  Our focus skill is main idea and details.

Spelling:  Weekly Pattern: words with o like in walk, awful, and spot

Writing: Opinion writing using our TREE strategy

Math:  Commutative property and distributive property with multiplication and division

Social Studies: Veteran's Day

Reminders:

November 25-29: Thanksgiving Break - No School

• # Weekly Update for 11/4/19

Posted by Deborah Unger on 11/4/2019

Reading:  We are reading "Kamishibai Man".  Our focus skill is cause and effect.

Spelling:  Weekly Pattern: words with ou like in ouch and ow like in cow

Writing: Narrative writing using our WWW strategy

Math:  Standard algorithm

Reminders:

Thursday, November 7th - Picture Retakes

Monday, November 11th - Third graders perform at the school assembly for Veteran's Day.   **Please dress nice for your performance***

• # Weekly Update for 10/28/19

Posted by Deborah Unger on 10/28/2019

Spelling:  Weekly Pattern: words with unexpected letters like knee, wreck, and itch

Writing: Narrative writing using our WWW strategy

Math:  Standard algorithm

Reminders:

Thursday, October 31st - Halloween Celebration *Bring a board game and an individual snack

Monday, November 11th - Third graders perform at the school assembly for Veteran's Day.   **Please dress nice for your performance***

• # Halloween

Posted by Deborah Unger on 10/28/2019

On Thursday, we will be having a 3rd grade Halloween Celebration!  For this celebration we will have a game day.  Students can bring in their favorite game from home to play with their friends.  Please limit this to board games, card games, etc., no electronics will be allowed.  Students will also want to bring an individual snack/treat to enjoy during game time.

• # Weekly Update for 10/21/19

Posted by Deborah Unger on 10/21/2019

Reading:  We are reading "What Do Illustrators Do".  Our focus skill is sequence of events and text and graphic features .

Spelling:  Weekly Pattern:  words with three letter clusters like in scrape

Writing: Narrative writing using our WWW strategy

Math:  Rounding to the nearest 10

Reminders:

Wednesday, October 23rd - School is in session, parent teacher conferences in the evening

Thursday, October 24th - No school - parent teacher conferences

Friday, October 25th - No School