Newsletter 

 

 

 Welcome to third grade. This year, students will have many new experiences.  They will learn to transpose information from text to paper. They will have a little more homework and responsibility. We will also continue to live our school wide learning expectations of Respect, Responsibility, Reverence and become Life-Long learners.  

 

 

Week of January 29,2018

 

Happy Catholic Schools Week!!!!

Looking forward to seeing you all at Mass and Open House on Sunday

*Students who wear their uniform will get a day of free dress

 

 

Language Arts: 

Anchor Text:  Young Thomas Edison

*Essential Question: What Traits Must and Inventor Have?

* Grammar review

* Main Idea and Details

* Craft and Structure

* Compare and contrast Thomas Edison and Ben Franklin

 

 

 Math: Parents... Please Partner with me and support your child's ability to Master their Multiplication Facts - this is a grade level standard - Thank you


Number Corner: fractions/shapes

Sweet Facts - mastery of multiplication

Mad Minute - multiplication

Xtramath

Mathletics

 

Science:

Create an Invention that could help solve a problem - Assigned Monday January 22nd. Supplies due to school on January 29th

 

YOUNG AUTHOR FAIRE: Information and guidelines were sent home last week about this great opportunity for our young writters.

 

 

For you information:

* Wednesday is always a 2:10 dismissal unless otherwise noted.

* Third grade will attend daily mass on Wednesdays - full uniform please

* Library has been changed to Tuesdays

 

Calendar:

Sunday January 28th - Catholic Schools Week Mass and Open House

Monday: Celebrate Community - We will be working with the TK and 7th graders to make sure our surrounding community is free of trash :)

Tuesdsay: Student Appreciation - Free Dress Today for Students

Wedneday: Celebrate Unity/Culture - Please see handout given to the students this past week. Each student must participate in some way

Thursday: Oratorical Fest 1:00 in the church

** Congratulations to all third grade students... what a super job memorizing and reciting your poems this past week.  Looking forward to hearing, Kiana, Tej, Declan and Hannah on Thursday at the Oratorical Fest!!!! Yay Third Graders

Welcome to Ms. Niu and Mr. Pembroke who will share with the third grade their vocation - thank you for your time and energy

Friday: Minimum Day....... and Day 100!!!! Can You Believe We Are Already Here?

February-

Friday February 2nd - Minimum Day

Friday February 9 - Art Docent

                                 Progress Reports

* Saturday February 10th is the Crab Feed - please consider attending and supporting the School and Athletic Program

 

Tuesday February 13: Burning of Palms for Ash Wednesday

                                     Valentine Celebration

Wednesday February 14th - All School Mass/ Ash Wednesday

Friday February 16 - Minimum Day

                                   1-4 grades On site Lawrence Hall of Science Field Trip

Monday February 19 - No school/ Presidents Day

Wednesday February 21 - Faith Family