Third Grade Rocks

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May/June Issue

Can you believe this is our LAST NEWSLETTER!? Where has the time gone!? We are so grateful to have spent this school year with each and every one of your children! Thank you for sharing them with us!

Here's What We're Up To...


  • Continuing to build stamina
  • Non-Fiction texts
  • Reading across subject areas; for example, reading about science


  • Non-Fiction/biographical writing and research
  • Preparing for our Wax Museum
  • Incorporating writing into other subject areas; for example, writing about science discoveries


  • Math Facts; addition & subtraction should have been mastered by February 29
  • Math Facts; multiplication
  • Fractions


  • Physical Science; Light, Sound, and Balance & Motion

Social Studies

  • State of Michigan history

Upcoming Dates & Events


20-27 - End of the Year Math test (review packet coming home 5/20)

23 - Bookmobile registration due back to school

23 - Talent Show - Clarkston Junior High at 6pm

Due to lack of interest, 3rd grade will not be performing as a grade level.


3 - Field Day - wear tennis shoes

13 - 3rd Grade Picnic

14 - Half Day of School - dismissal at 11:31am

15 - Half Day of School/Last Day of School - dismissal at 11:31am

20 - Register for Clarkston Library Reading Program (online or at the library)

A Couple Quick Reminders

School begins at 8:10am

Tardy bell rings at 8:25am