CLASSROOM NEWS & REMINDERS
Midterms are scheduled the week of December 11, 2017. Please be here on time, well rested, and ready to learn. Study Guides will come home December 4, 2017.
Winter vacation is December 18-January 3, 2018. Last day is December 15, 2017.
*****Book Reports are due on January 3, 2018. The graphic organizer, the final typed report, and a visual image are to be included.
December Birthdays: Aubrianna and Lanasia
Please check with your child to make sure that they have brought in School Supplies. Please let me know if you need a School Supply List sent home. Third Graders need a set of head phones/earbuds for use with the Chrome Books as we administer mostly ALL Assessments online weekly. We also need 6 Folders and 6 Spiral Notebooks for each Subject Area: Spelling/Vocabulary, Writing, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Reading for journaling and note taking during instructional time. Students need to have 1 Folder designated for their Homework and Parent Communication. In addition, students need the following: scissors, glue sticks, pencils, notebook paper, crayons, rulers, pencil top erasers and large pink erasers (if not sent in yet). Thank you in advance for making sure that our students have the necessary supplies to be successful in class!
Scholastic Book orders are due by December 15, 2017. Our Third Grade class code is: GLTDV.
We are participating in the Reading Incentive BOOK IT! Students’ have an opportunity to earn a Pizza Hut certificate for a FREE Personal Pizza from Pizza Hut for reading every night and completing the weekly Reading Log. This reading incentive began in October 2017 and will continue until the Spring.
Please check, correct and sign your students homework and Weekly Behavior Agenda daily. Please send me a message via: Class Dojo, email, or call me or send a note with your child if there are any concerns regarding the completion of homework. All homework is due the next day. Incomplete and missing homework assignments will result in Recess Detention.
Homework Week of December 4-8, 2017.
pointing oily boy voice oyster voyage loyal joined coin choice poison destroy enjoy choose chocolate
Bonus Words: cooperation whispered
Reading for 30 minutes every night. Reading Log is due on Monday, December 11, 2017 (but must be turned in daily).
Reading Comprehension: Reread Eyes Like An Eagle and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.
Spelling: Write the spelling words 5 times each.
Math: Practice and Homework Lesson 4.5
Reading Comprehension: Reread It’s Pizza Night! and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.
Math: Reteach Lesson 4.5
Spelling: Visual Memory
Reading Comprehension: Reread Marvelous Machines and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.
Math: Practice and Homework Lesson 4.6
Spelling: Word Meaning
Reading Comprehension: Reread Not-So-Speedy-Sean and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.
Math: Reteach Lesson 4.6
Spelling: Word Study
Friday: Reading Log. Reread Big, Wild Cats and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.
Have a blessed weekend!
Practice and review the following Math skills: multiplication and division Math facts, rounding to the nearest 10 and 100, geometry (shapes), area and perimeter, telling time and elapse time, fractions, solving word problems, measurement, Associative, Distributive, Identity,and Commutative Properties of Multiplication. Flash cards are available at all dollar stores to assist with practice/review of these skills as well as the following websites:
Reading/Math Practice websites:
For Math Homework please visit Ms. Richards’ Teacher Page.
For Science Homework please visit Ms. Walker’s Teacher Page.