Ms. Roach's Third Grade Class

Rea View Elementary

Classroom Updates

Our class party is June 7, 10:00 - 10:45. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Martinez or Mrs. Soniat.


Summer is approaching quickly! Stock up on good summer reads now to keep reading skills sharp. Establishing a summer reading routine will increase vocabulary, improve spelling, and create a deeper understanding of the world around us. Here are some suggestions:



  • Bunnicula Meets Edgar Allan Crow by James Howe
  • The Not-Just-Anybody Family by Betsy Byars
  • Love that Dog by Sharon Creech (a read aloud favorite!)
  • Hate that Cat by Sharon Creech
  • Lunch Money by Andrew Clements
  • Picklemania by Jerry Spinelli
  • The Magician's Elephant by Kate DiCamillo
  • The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
  • I Survived Series by Lauren Tarshis
  • Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary
  • The BFG by Roald Dahl
  • Dear Hound by Jill Murphy
  • Rescue on the Oregon Trail by Kate Messner
  • The Stonekeeper (Amulet #1) by Kazu Kibuishi

Mindset Message

Big image

Wordly Wise Links

Read Aloud: Knock at a Star: A Child's Introduction to Poetry

A classic poetry anthology, Knock at a Star contains lively, interesting poems from the most beloved writers and poets of our time, past and present, including Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, Jack Prelutsky, Mary Ann Hoberman, and more!
Big image

Math Videos of the Week:

Click links below for videos for your child to review:
The Fox and the Stork - Aesop's fables

Narcissus and Echo (Greek Mythology)

Narcissus and Echo

Demeter and Persephone

The Myth of Four Season

Curriculum Updates

Reflect on Learning:

Ask your child, what lessons can you take away from the stories you're reading?


Our Curriculum Spotlight:


  • Reading - Digging into poetry
  • Math - determining area/perimeter and quadrilaterals
  • Social Studies: Government
  • Writing - Responding to text
  • Science - Agriculture

Calendar Updates for June

End of Year Party:

June 7th 10:00-10:45

Scholastic Reading Club

Order Scholastic Books ONLINE!

- VISIT scholastic.com/readingclub
- ENTER the one-time Class Activation Code:
GQMGR

Reminders

Donation Requests


  • Gently used books

Our Classroom Schedule:


7:30 - 7:50 Shared Reading

7:50 - 9:10 Reading

9:15 - 9:50 Writing

9:50 - 10:35 Specials

10:40 - 11:20 Math

11:22 - 11:48 Third Grade Lunch

11:48 - 12:00 Cursive/Spelling

12:00 - 12:30 Recess

12:30 - 12:55 Math (continued)

12:55 - 1:35 Science and SS

1:35 - 2:00 Read aloud


Specials:

Monday: Art

Tuesday: PE

Wednesday: Music & Media

Thursday: Art