E-BLAST

THIRD GRADE NEWSLETTER

LEARNING AGENDA

E.L.A Standards

3.W.1.Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.

Know and apply grade level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.

3.RF.3 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

3.RF. 3a Identify and know the meaning of the most common prefixes and derivational suffixes.

MATH

MGSE3.NBT.1 Use place value understanding to round whole numbers to the nearest 10 or 100.

MGSE3.NBT.2 Fluently add and subtract within 1000 using strategies and algorithms based on place

value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction.

SCIENCE- Habitats

S3L1. Students will investigate the habitats of different organisms and the dependence of organisms on their habitat.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Historical Figures

SS3H2 The student will discuss the lives of Americans who expanded people’s rights and freedoms in a democracy. (PAUL REVERE)

SS3H1 Ancient Greece

The student will explain the political roots of our modern democracy in the United States of America.