The Third Grade TEXAN

Week of May 16

Here's What We're Working On:

This week in Reader’s Workshop we will spend time analyzing quotes. We will study famous quotes by people such as Albert Einstein, Walt Disney, William Arthur Ward, and Abraham Lincoln.



Writer’s Workshop~ Our Lil’ Texans will be analyzing biographies of famous community members. Then, they will research using books and the internet to locate new information.


Third great mathematicians will be exploring measurement. We will be looking at different measurable attribute. We will work with customary and metric units of measure.


Our scientists will continue to research their choice project on planets or animal adaptations. They will create a visual presentation of their new hybrid animal or solution to travel to another planet.


Upcoming Events

5/17- PTA Meeting and School Musical- 6 PM

5/18- School Musical- 8 AM

5/19- JA in a Day

5/20- Field Day

Apex Fun Run

Please make sure you are collecting and returning all your pledges from our fun run! A percentage of the returned money will go straight back into your child's classroom. If you have any questions please contact your child's teacher. Thanks again for all your help to make this a success.

Field Day Information!

In order to have as much fun as possible on filed day please remember:


*Wear your field day shirt! You may wear a bathing suit underneath or swim shorts and a hat.

*Bring a towel! There will be water events.

*Wear closed toed shoes or water shoes. You will be running at most of the events and we want your feet to stay safe.

* We will have a sack lunch from the cafeteria or you can bring your lunch from home. We will be eating in our classrooms.