Third Grade Thoughts

Weekly News from Glenhope 3rd Grade! (Volume 16-17,Issue 15)

Glenhope Giving Tree

If you are buying for our Glenhope Angel Tree, don't forget to return the unwrapped item by Wednesday, December 14th. Thank you for spreading joy in our community this holiday season!!

PTA Holiday Breakfast

The annual PTA holiday breakfast is TOMORROW from 8:00-10:00. Come join us and take a picture with Santa!

3rd Grade Holiday Party

Our 3rd grade room parents are busy organizing our holiday party! If you are able to volunteer your time, materials, or both please view the link below and sign up. Reminder that we need all materials by Wednesday of next week. Thank you! :-)


http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0d4bacaa2ba64-3rdgrade

Yearbook Orders

Get your Glenhope yearbook TODAY! Yearbooks are on sale for $25 until January 31st. If you are interested in buying a yearbook, please view your options below:


  1. Go to: bit.do/GlenhopeYearbook


  1. Place your order and pay online


  1. Pay an extra $5 to have your child’s name embossed on their book


OR


  1. Send in $25 via cash or check (made payable to Glenhope Elementary). Be sure to add your child's name, teacher's name, and grade level!

Save the Date

Wednesday, December 14th

-unwrapped Giving Tree items due

-lunch with the principal


Thursday, December 15th

-classroom holiday parties (2:00-2:55)


Friday, December 16th

-early dismissal 11:45

You Say It's Your Birthday...

Joseph N. - 12th


Anneliese R. - 13th

How are we growing our brains next week?

Math:

-representing multiplication: repeated addition/number strings, arrays, strip diagrams; number lines, equal-sized groups

-fact families

-commutative, distributive, identity, and zero properties of multiplication

-partitive division


**nightly Math HW - practice fun facts

**weekly Math HW (no lonestar hw this week)


Reading:

-cause/effect

-theme

-fairytales


**nightly Reading HW - read for at least 20 min.


Writing:

-handwriting

-narrative essays: paragraph organization & developing ideas


Science:

-natural resources

-soil


Social Studies:

-cultural celebrations

Why We Fail

Sometimes you need a good reminder of why failures happen. Sometimes you find it in the simplest of places. We found the picture below. :-)
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LEAD WITH GCISD

This week we all participated in Hour of Code week to encourage a love of computer science in all of our students. You should check out #HourofCode #gcisdtech or #gcisdchat on Twitter to see all of the Hour of Code activities!

Stay in the Loop!

Make sure you connect to the 3rd grade Remind account to receive the most up-to-date news!


For Remind:

text @glenhope3 to 81010


Each teacher has their own classroom Facebook. Make sure you check there for notifications as well as pictures and videos!


Mrs. C. Lee's Classroom Facebook & Email

http://facebook.com/clee3rdgrade

carrie.lee@gcisd.net


Miss Hayes' Classroom Facebook, Twitter, & Email

http://facebook.com/misshayes3rd

@HayesClass111

christina.hayes@gcisd.net


Mrs. J. Lee's Classroom Facebook & Email

http://facebook.com/leeleapers

julie.lee@gcisd.net