Our News-January 29
Mrs. Johnson~3rd Grade~Room 181~Forest Hills Elementary
Ask your third grader about...
-identifying the setting in a story
-the steps of doing homework on Schoology
-how many stars they've put up on our Read-A-Thon genre chart
No Prefix Next Week!
No School Monday!
iPad Successes and Challenges
We will be taking iPads home again on Tuesday, February 2. The goal will be to complete the math homework for that day on Schoology.
**THANK YOU TO ALL FAMILIES WHO CHARGED THE IPAD AT HOME! I didn't ask students to do this, but many came back with 100% battery life. Awesome! It made a big difference. I greatly appreciate your help with this!
Winter Party Today!
Friday, Jan. 29, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, weather permitting. Enjoy sledding, skating, and hot cocoa with friends and family. To keep these fun events at Forest Hills we request that parents try to volunteer at a minimum of one PTO event per school year. Why not join us for this one! CLICK HERE to sign up or learn more.
Pick-A-Time Conference Scheduling System Open January 30-February 10!
-The Pick-A-Time scheduling system will be open starting tomorrow, January 30th at 9:00am to schedule your third grader's conference.
PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF I CAN ASSIST IN THIS PROCESS!
February 11 from 4-8pm
February 15 from 8am-4pm
February 18 from 4-8pm
During the week of February 8th, on their regular sharing day, students may BRING something to share. Please help your third grader pick out something appropriate. I will keep the items safe in the classroom during the day. Please refrain from sending anything perishable, living, or extremely valuable. Let me know if you have any questions about this.
-return the planner each day signed by parent/guardian
-return library books to read during literacy block
-return math homework
-returning the Family Journal at the beginning of the next week
-MONDAYS-RETURN LIBRARY BOOKS!
THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!
Apps To Try...
-Spelling City (for our prefix lists)
-Raz Kids (reading)
-Word Mover-have them use it to create a poem; words to describe a character in the book they're reading
**If you would like another copy of your child's login information, please let me know. I would be more than happy to send it home/email it to you.
Specials For This Week
Next week, our class will...
-take the week off from prefix lists
-continue discussing fractions
-review cause and effectin a story
-take our iPads home on Tuesday to complete our daily homework