Third Grade News

Week of April 11th

Classroom News

School Fair Games

If you are able to work one of the games at the School Fair, please let me know as soon as possible. The games will run from 5:30 - 8:00. The time slots for each game is 30 minutes. Thank you to those that have given me a time they can work! I will send home a finalized sheet with your game and time.


Cans of Soda

Third-Sixth grade are in charge of bringing in 12 packs of soda for the School Fair. The class that collects the most will earn a Float Party!


Louisville Bats Field Trip

Don't forget to be sending in the permission slip and $5 for this awesome field trip that we will take with the whole school on May 4th!


School Fair Class Basket

A BIG thank you to the few students that have sent in items or money for our class basket. The theme for our basket is "Family Road Trip" and we still need more items. Here is a list of ideas for our basket:


  • handheld games
  • cards/card games
  • gas cards
  • coloring books and crayons
  • snacks
  • cooler
  • legos
  • blankets
  • neck pillows
  • suitcase/duffle bag
  • crosswords and word searches
  • gift cards for restaurants
  • headphones
  • first aid kit
  • sunscreen
  • books
  • umbrella
  • anything you would need on a road trip

I will be asking for donations for a place for the "road trip", but if you have any connections, please let me know! You may start sending in the items anytime until April 29th.

What We're Learning This Week

Writing: Career Research, RAFT writing

Reading: Compare and Contrast, Suki's Kimono

Spelling: Syllables CV/VC

Math: Decimals, pictographs, and bar graphs

Science: Plants (ask your child about their garden in a glove!)

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The students worked hard on their science experiments!

Important Dates

April 12th - Pizza Hut Fundraiser

April 13th - School Board Meeting 6:30 PM

April 14th - Kindergarten Round Up 1-3 PM and CCA Open House 2-7 PM

April 15th - Take a Stand Against Child Abuse 2:00 PM (bring in pinwheels)

April 19th & 20th - 3rd Grade will be taking ISTEP Part II

April 28th - All 12 packs of pop due for School Fair Contest

April 29th - School Fair and Auction 5:30 - 8:00 PM (NO BEYOND THE BELL)

April 29th - Progress Reports sent home

Classroom Needs

We are in need of:
  • Class basket auction items

"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow."