3rd Grade Newsletter

September 21st-October 2nd

On-Track Calendar

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Student Spotlight

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Quarter 1 Writing TGA

You will be completing your Quarter 1 Writing TGA in Unit 2, Lesson 13- Big Ideas Mini Project. We will start this assignment in class on Thursday, September 24th.


During the next two weeks, there will be several lessons that include a "Part 2" on the same day as the main lesson.

*Note: Lessons that include a Part 2 on the same day will now have a "+" on the BOTC.

See below for adjustments to the main lessons to accommodate for the work in Part 2:

Lesson 2.10: Complete only the odd-numbered problems in the activity book.

Lesson 2.11: Complete only the odd-numbered problems in the activity book.

Lesson 2.13: Complete only the odd-numbered problems in the activity book.

Lesson 2.15:Complete only the odd-numbered problems in the activity book.

Science Fun with Ms. Monday

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Tips & Tricks for a Successful School Year

  • Class connect attendance is extremely important in addition to completing online coursework. Please prioritize attending class every day and email all teachers if you know you are going to be absent. Communicate with your homeroom teacher about any scheduling conflicts.
  • Create a family schedule to stay on track with all students' class connects.
  • Come to class prepared. Be sure to eat, use the restroom, do chores, etc. before or after class connects. Log in to class a few minutes early to be ready to start on time.
  • Stay on track each day by following the Bison On-Track Calendar.
  • All assignments require 80% mastery in order to be marked complete. Click here to watch a video showing how to retake an assessment. If you run out of attempts, contact your homeroom teacher.
  • Watch recordings of any missed class connects. Click here to see how to access recordings.
  • Clear out browser cache, cookies, and history daily to ensure that your computer runs smoothly with Newrow. Click here for instructions. Shut down your computer each night.

Important Upcoming Dates

  • September 24th: Quarter 1 Writing TGA Live in Classes
  • September 25th: No School-School Holiday
  • October 9th: 1st Quarter Grades due in Gradebook
  • October 14th: Last Day of 1st Quarter-All work to be completed by 5:00 pm
  • October 15th & 16th: Fall Break

Important Websites

Bison On Track Calendars and Newsletters

You will be able to find current and past Bison On Track Calendars and Newsletters on the school website.

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