Elm Street 3rd Grade - August

Mrs. Gregory, Mrs. Ulinski, Mrs. Pittman, and Mrs. Crews

Welcome to the Best Year Yet!!

We made it through the first 3 days!!! We are so excited to be your TOP teachers.

Dana Gregory

I am from South Carolina. I am in my 11th teaching and my 4th year here at Elm Street. I am so ecstatic to be in 3rd grade again. Go Clemson Tigers!!

Cindy Ulinski

I am from Georgia. I am in my 18th year teaching and 6th year here at Elm Street. Go Georgia Bulldogs!!

Janel Pittman

I'm originally from Fernandina Beach, Florida. I graduated from Florida State University in 2001. This is my 12th year teaching and 3rd year at Elm Street. I'm married to Kevin and we have 2 children, Emma (8) and Brayden (4). We also have Cocker Spaniel, Bailey (11). Go Noles!!!!

Mary Elizabeth Crews

I am from Newnan. I am in my 5th year teaching and 2nd year here at Elm Street. Go Auburn Tigers!!

As you can see we are a very diverse team in regards to where we are from and our favorite teams.

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August Dates

12th PTO meeting @ 9:00 am

15th Innisbrook Fundraiser comes home
21st Open House - Title I meeting @ 5:30, session 1 @ 6:00, session 2 @ 6:45

25th REACH iScience Live Field Trip (Info to come home)

REACH referral open throughout the end of the month, contact laura.bass@cowetaschools.net

September 1st Labor Day, No School

August Skills

Writing: Ideas and Organization-how to write a narrative paragraph

Reading: Narrative Elements-plot, setting, characters, problem, solution, & theme. Schema

Language: Capitalization, Punctuation, Reference Materials, Dialogue and Quotes

Phonics: Review long & short vowels, Magic e, Open and Closed Syllabication, Vowel Teams

Math: Place Value, Rounding, Addition & Subtraction (with and without regrouping), Data

Science: Rocks & Minerals and Weathering & Erosion

Social Studies: Classroom Communities, Paul Revere, Map Skills, Frederick Douglas