Ms. Ford

Room # 109
Email: bford2@columbusata.org

I will be out of the country from October 6th to October 19th. Please contact Ms. Crumes, Ms. Adams, or Ms. Lacy for specific assignment/homework questions. I may also be reached at my email or Class Dojo while I am out. 

Thank you 🙂

 

 

Upcoming Events: 

October 10th– Picture Day!!!!

Students were sent home with picture purchase forms. If you would like to purchase photos please complete the form and return with child.

October 19th– Parent/ Teacher Conferences

Please contact the office to schedule an appointment to meet with me. I would love to meet with each and every one of you! My appointments will begin at 1:30pm and extend to 6:00pm.

 

Happy Birthday!!!

October Birthdays: Angel, Mactar, Jenifer

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 OCTOBER 31, 2017. OUR THIRD GRADE CLASS CODE IS: GLTDV.
HTTPS://ORDERS.SCHOLASTIC.COM/GLTDV
We will begin 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 will begin 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 October 02-06, 2017

Reading for 30 minutes every night. Reading Log is due on Friday, October 06, 2017 (but must be turned in daily). Spelling Test is on Friday, October 06, 2017.

This week’s spelling words are: missed, willing, balloon, spelling, pretty, still, off, added, letter, different, pattern, middle, Mississippi, zipper, and carry

Monday:

Reading: Reread Seashells Are Their Homes and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.

Spelling: Week #7-Spell words with double consonants. Write the spelling words 5 times each.

Math: Practice and Homework Lesson 1.12 Problem Solving*Model Addition and Subtraction. Ask your child to explain to you The Commutative Property of Addition and The Associative Property of Addition.

Tuesday:

Reading Comprehension: Reread A Small School and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.

Math: Reteach Lesson 1.12 Problem Solving*Model Addition and Subtraction. Ask your child to explain to you The Commutative Property of Addition and The Associative Property of Addition.

Spelling: Week #7 Part A: Find the words hiding in the puzzle. Part B: Circle the correct spelling of the spelling words.

Wednesday:

Reading Comprehension: Reread Making a Sweet Treat and answer the 5 questions in complete sentences.

Math: Practice and Homework Lesson 2.1 Problem Solving*Organize Data

Spelling: Word Meaning: Part A. Fill in the missing words. Part B: Write 6 complete sentences using spelling words.

Thursday:

Reading Comprehension: Reread Stamping Made Easy answer the 5 questions.

Math: Reteach Lesson 2.1 Problem Solving*Organize Data

Spelling: Word Study:Part A: Divide the spelling words into syllables. Part B: Fill in the missing double consonants to make spelling words.

Friday: None! 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:

www.getepic.com

www.khanacademy.org

www-k6.thinkcentral.com

www.mobymax.com

www.tenmarks.com

www.mathplayground.com