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

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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!
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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!

- ENTER the one-time Class Activation Code:


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


Monday: Art

Tuesday: PE

Wednesday: Music & Media

Thursday: Art