3rd Grade Happenings
Tuesday, October 7, 2019
I am asking students to read 20 minutes/night for 5 nights a week. (Total of 100 minutes/week). Next reading log is due Monday, October 14, 2019.
Spelling week of October 7th
street, read, people, need, please, queen, meet, dream, free, each, team, sleep, wheel, sneeze, sea, meat, PLUS 5 challenge words (in your child's planner)
Vocabulary Words for the week of October 7th:
chuckle: to laugh softly
clutter: a collection of things that is messy
drifted: to be carried slowly by a current of water
wade: to move ahead slowly or with difficulty
struggle: to make a forceful effort to get free
gradually: taking place slowly
Students will also need to write two sentences using two of the following words correctly:
dock: a raised platform built out into the water
current: a body of water moving in a specific direction
preen: to trim and clean (birds)
crept: to move with the body close to the ground
FYI-Important Information and Upcoming Events!
October 7-16: CONFERENCES!
Thursday, October 10: I will be gone for a doctor appointment after 11:30. Please send any messages to Kendra.
Wednesday, October 16: End of 1st Quarter; Early Dismissal at 12:00 (Staff Development)
Thursday, October 17: NO SCHOOL (MEA)
Friday, October 18: NO SCHOOL (MEA)
Friday, November 1: NO SCHOOL Staff Development Day
Wednesday, November 27-29: No School, Thanksgiving Break
Friday, December 13: Dismissal at 12:00, Staff Development
Friday, December 20: Last day of 2nd Quarter.
December 23-January 3: NO SCHOOL, Winter Break