Kelley's Kids

Mrs. Kelley's 3rd Grade Class Newsletter

October 2013 oooooh!! HALLOWEEN WEEK!

We begin our second nine weeks and we have several new units to introduce! See our "Run Down" of lessons below. We will also have our 9 for 9 Readers party this Thursday. I'm so proud of the kids! Keep up the good work. We begin a new challenge this week with a few different choices. If you would like to order books from Scholastic this month, the online orders are due on Wednesday, Oct. 30th. Look for Report Cards to come home on Friday. Please keep the report card, sign the white envelope, then return the envelope to school the following Monday.


Here is a rundown of our lessons for the week of October 28th:


Math: Envision Topics 4 and 5: Subtraction across zeros continued, review, test on Wed over Topics 4 and 5

Spelling: Words Their Way Lesson 8

Science: Force, Motion, and Friction introduction

Writer's Workshop: Grammar, google docs, sentence elaboration

Reader's Workshop: Pop's Bridge, The One and Only Ivan, making connections

Social Studies: Explorers Unit introduction


SPECIALS THIS WEEK:

Mon: Science (please return library books)

Tue: Library

Wed: Music

Thur: P.E.

Fri: Art

Homework Oct. 28th-Nov. 1st:

My Third Grade Homework Kelley’s Kids

Week of October 28, 2013


Mon.

__Study spelling words and activity

__Practice cursive

__Read to accomplish 9 for 9 challenge

__Finish subtraction page if necessary


Tue.

__Study spelling words and activity

__ Pop”s Bridge practice vocabulary

__ Read to accomplish 9 for 9 challenge

__Finish subtraction page if necessary


Wed.

__ Study spelling words and activity

__ Pop's Bridge practice vocabulary

(Quiz on Thursday)

__ Read to accomplish 9 for 9 challenge


Thu.

__ Study spelling words and activity

(Test on Friday)

__Read to accomplish 9 for 9 challenge

__ Practice cursive


Fri.



Visit our schoolweb page

If you would like to take a look at our schedule you can visit our Schoolweb page. I will add links periodically.


http://schoolweb.lisd.net/schoolweb3/