Third Grade Loves to Learn

Maple Grove Elementary

April 29, 2016

Grizzly News

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Student Placement Letter for 2016-2017 School Year

Student placement letters for the 2016-2017 school year are due to Mrs. Hutchison by Monday, May 2, 2016.

Testing is almost FINISHED!

Whew! Your children have worked so very hard! We are almost there. Most of us have wrapped up all of our testing. There are still a few more to do early next week. Thank you again for being such a tremendous support for your kiddos.

Jog-A-Thon - May 11, 2016

It's time for the JogAThon once again! This year, we are holding it on Wednesday, May 11th. Look for more information to come home on May 4th.

Individual incentives:

  • ALL JogAThon participants earn a Maple Grove Grizzlies spirit band
  • ANY donation amount earns 1 entry in the prize drawing
  • Every $10 in donations earns 1 extra entry in the prize drawing

Class incentives:

  • Highest average per student laps earns an extra recess for the class---Laps completed by the teacher on May 11th will count as double laps toward the class total!
  • Highest average per student donation earns Mrs. Hutchinson kissing a pig for the class!

Prizes for the drawing include:

  • 2 Roaring Springs day passes
  • $25 gift card to Hastings
  • USwirl gift certificates
  • Krispy Kreme gift certificates
  • Wahooz mini golf certificates
  • Brayge sports registration
  • Misc sport/activity items

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Sara Alzheimer at208-860-6361 or or Jana Hahn at 208-867-2293 or

Thank you for your support with this fundraiser!

Weekly Academic Overview

Math: Four Operations Review: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplcation, Division. Application with open area model, decomposing, area and perimeter.

Reading: Author Study: Patricia Polacco

Language: Contractions: Coordinating (and, or, but, for, so, nor) and Subordinating (although, since, because, etc.).

Spelling: Sounds with oo as in look and moon.

Technology: Read Theory, Xtramath, NewsELA

Social Studies: Boise History

Mrs. Self's Contact Information

208/854-5566...Self classroom phone

Mrs. McMullen's Contact Information

208/854-5567...McMullen classroom phone