Ms. Starr's Class News!!!

What's Going on in 3rd Grade

Room Parent and Parent Chaperones NEEDED

Calling all Room Parents! I need one to coordinate the 3 class parties we have during the year. I also need chaperones for field trips. You will need to fill out a criminal background check online It takes 3 weeks to get the criminal background checks back so please do them plenty ahead.


Our Wishlist

Page Protectors

Small Pencil TopErasers

Googly Eyes

Graham Crackers

Chocolate Chips


Clear Plastic Wrap

Thanks to all of the students who sent in erasers!!! Thanks also for the book covers that "covered" the entire class who didn't have them!

Important Dates to Remember

Oct. 2: Pickles/Popcorn/ Potato Chips for $1

Rockstar Student Celebration

Spirit Day: Career Day

Oct. 6: Fundraiser Ends

Progress Reports (Electronically)

Oct. 8: Spirit Day; HVE Shirt

Oct. 9: Staff Development- No School for Students

Oct. 12: Holiday- No School

Oct. 16: Multi-cultural Celebration (Please wear an outfit to celebrate your culture)

Oct. 19: Book Fair Week

Oct. 20: PTA Meeting- 6:30 (3rd Grade Performance)

Oct. 23: Student Early Release- 12:30

End of 1st 9 Weeks

Spirit Day: HVE shirt

Learning Ahead: Sept. 30 - Oct. 8

Science: We will complete our unit on properties of matter. Students will be completing their first project in google classroom, due Monday, October 5th. We will then begin our unit on changing states of matter. We will be making smores to change matter so if you could buy any ingredients above I would greatly appreciate it.

Writing/LA: We will continue writing our first personal narratives this week about being a part of a team.

Reading/Social Studies: We will be learning about metacognition- thinking about our thinking. We will continue to practice strategies to help us understand our reading. We are reading Pop's Bridge this week and next week. Comparing & Contrasting, Inferencing, word endings will be some work that we will be doing with this story.

Math: We have started Topic 2 learning about the properties of addition. For the next few weeks we will continue working on rounding, estimating and mental math. Your children can access their reading, math, science, & social studies book online from the LISD homepage under Students --> Digital Resources----> Elementary then pick their subject and book!!!!!


Specials Rotation

Mon. - Tech

Tues. - Music

Wed. - Art

Thur. - PE

Fri. - No School

Mon. - No School