3rd Grade's Newsletter

May and June 2022

It is hard to believe this is the last full month of the school year! Students should continue to bring a sweatshirt or sweater for the classroom as the temperature in our classrooms can vary. Please remember to send your child with a water bottle each day.

Math

Currently we are working on solving problems involving area. To solve these problems students will be using multiplication and division. Our next unit will be on exploring the relationship between area and perimeter, identifying and comparing the attributes of different shapes, and identifying and describing quadrilaterals. Please continue to practice math facts with your child at home. Your child should be practicing addition, subtraction, and multiplication facts.

Social Studies

We are still working on our first Social Studies unit “Why do industries differ across the state of Maryland?” Our next unit will be a service learning project about Caroline County.

English Language Arts (ELA)

Currently we are reading the novel Peter Pan. The novel is a retold story of the classic by J.M. Barrie. During this unit students will be introduced to the exciting story about Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Tinker Bell, Wendy, the Lost Boys, Michael and John.

Important Dates:

  • May 2

    • April Reading Calendar Due

  • May 4

    • Math MCAP Testing

  • May 5

    • Math MCAP Testing

  • May 17

    • Quarter 4 Interims Issued

  • May 26

    • Field Day

  • May 27

    • Early Dismissal

  • May 30

    • No School, Memorial Day

  • June 3

    • Field Day Rain Date

  • June 16

    • Last Day for Students

    • Early Dismissal

  • June 17

    • Last Day for Teachers

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