Mrs. Solis' 3rd Grade Class

May 16 - 20, 2016

What are we learning?

Reading- We will continue reading the novel Because of Winn Dixie this week. With this novel, we will be working on our reader’s responses where we will be incorporating all of the skills we have learned this year in reading.

Writing- The students will be working on end of the year writing. They will get to write about all their memories in 3rd grade.

Math-We will be reviewing the standard algorithm for 2 digit by 1 digit multiplication. Students will be participating in collaborative math projects to display our third grade math skills learned this year.

Social Studies- Students should be continuing to make their products. We will be working on our advertisements for the Economics Fair.

Science- We are introducing the Solar System this week. Students will explore with the different planets through various hands on activities.

Economics Fair Products

All 30 completed products are due on Friday May 20th.

Wish List

Bean Bag chairs, large floor pillows or misc flexible seating that you don't need anymore.

Prizes for the treasure box

Amazon Gift Cards

Donations to Donors Choose Projects (

Upcoming dates:

May 20 - All 30 products due for the economics fair; Field Day; all library books due.

May 24 - Economics Fair

May 26 - Flutag

May 30 - Memorial Day Holiday

June 1 - 3rd Grade Award Ceremony, End of Year party

June 2 - Last Day of School

June 3 - Teacher work day