3rd Grade Newsletter

December 7th - 11th

Happy Monday!

We hope that everyone had a great weekend!


Please see below for grade level information, learning targets and spelling words.

Important Dates

  • Wednesday, December 9th: PACE referral packets are due - Please see more information below.
  • December 7th - 17th: Reading MAP testing for all students
  • Thursday, December 10th - Dress Like a TIger Day!
  • Friday, Dec 18th: Holiday Parties at 10:45, Early Release at noon and report cards go home
  • December 26th - January 4th: Winter Break

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Spelling Words

Prefixes

1. misfile

2. unwanted

3. recycle

4. undone

5. presale

6. misread

7. recall

8. precut

9. unload

10. misnumber

11. unfair

12. mistreat

13. unhappy

14. retold

15. preplan

16. hard

17.porch

18. carve

19. prejudge

20. uncertain

Learning Targets

Language Arts

  • I can decode words with prefixes.

  • I can develop vocabulary.

  • I can understand the characteristics of expository nonfiction.

  • I can identify cause and effect relationships in texts.

  • I can ask questions and support answers with evidence from text.

  • I can identify the author’s purpose for writing a selection.

  • I can analyze, make inferences, and draw conclusions about expository text and provide evidence from text to support my understanding.

Math

  • I can show my understanding of division.
  • I can show my understanding of multiplying and estimating.
  • I can solve a 2-digit by 1-digit multiplication equations.
  • I can use strategies to solve a 2-digit by 1-digit multiplication equations.
  • I can use strategies to solve a 2-digit by 1-digit multiplication equations.

Science/Health

  • I can explain how a person’s health habits affect myself & others.

Social Studies

  • I can describe how individuals contributed to the creation & expansion of new communities.