Ms. Webster's Third Grade Class
Our Classroom News Brief
This Week in Third Grade
Math- We will finish up our unit on Area and Perimeter and begin our work with Fractions.
English Language Arts- We will put the finishing touches on our published versions of our 7 Habits for a Happy Me books. We will share our work in a Writer's Workshop. We will also begin reading informational texts.
Science- This week should close out our work with landforms. Students will work to define, identify, and model a variety of landforms found around the world and close to home.
Social Studies- N/A
Valentine's Day Festivities
Don't forget 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade will be having a Valentine's day dance in the gym on Thursday, February 11th from 3:30 to 4:30. Funds will go toward the 4th and 5th grade overnight trips. Your child should have brought home a permission slip last week. If you haven't returned it please do so soon!
Specifics about the dance:
- Time: 3:30-4:30
- Price of a ticket: $3.00
- Soft drinks and baked goods: $1.00
- Pizza: $2.00 a slice
We will celebrate Valentine's day on Friday, February 12th with a small party during the end of our extension time and our recess block. We will decorate mailboxes, exchange Valentines (please send one for every student in the class--see class list below) and have some festive treats.
Items we need:
- Shoe boxes, cereal boxes, tissue boxes, etc. to decorate as mailboxes
- Festive snacks (please consider providing a gluten-free and/or peanut-free option) and beverages.
Please either send these items with your student or contact me by email to coordinate drop-off.
Person of the Week
Thu.., February 11- Valentine's Dance 3:30-4:30 pm Claxton Gym
Thu., February 11- ACS Community Forum on Early Childhood - 5:15-6:15 pm Central Office Boardroom
Thu., Feb. 18th- Family Voices/Community Outreach Night at the Montford Center 5:30-7:00 pm
Fri., Feb. 19th- regular school day (make-up for snow)
Mon., Feb 22nd- Required Workday
Mon., Feb. 29th- Tea & Talk with the Superintendent for Claxton Families 7:30-9 am
Tue., Mar. 1st- PTO Meeting 6 pm at the Grant Center
Fri., Mar. 11th- Early Release, PTO provides lunch for staff
Tue., Mar. 15th- Math Carnival and Chicken Dinner 5:30-7:00pm