Third Grade

Week 6

A Note From 3rd Grade

Dear Eagles,


It's hard to believe that we are entering our last week of April. We hope that your time at home has been rewarding. We are very proud of all the hard work that you have put into your children's education. With your support, they have continued to grow academically, emotionally, and physically.


Please continue to complete the assignments and reach out to us with any questions.


Love,

3rd Grade

Did you know? Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.

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Assignments Checklist

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Math

What are we learning this week?


  • You will know how to use a number line to add and subtract minutes.
  • You will be able to add and subtract minutes to solve problems involving time.

Assignment #1:

Watch the below videos.

Assignment #2:

Choose one page below per day to complete.
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Reading

What are we learning this week?

How to determine central ideas and provide supporting evidence for those ideas.

Assignment #1

Watch the video below.

Assignment #2:

Choose a few non-fiction texts from your library, Epic, Scholastic.com, etc. As you read, stop and think:

1. Can I notice a few sentences that go together that pop out at me and capture my attention as I read?

2. From these sentences can I develop a central/main idea.

3. Stop and jot your thinking and go through this process a few times. Should you revise your main/central idea after reading a few sections of your book?

Assignment #3

Complete this page by the end of the week.
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Writing

What are we learning this week?

This week you will revise your narrative writing by:

  • Rereading
  • Thinking
  • Adding in details

Assignment #1

Watch the video below.

Assignment #2

Reread your narrative draft for a focus on revising. Follow the steps to add more detail.


  • Reread one event at a time.
  • Think: What else happened?
  • Add in extra details.

Assignment #3

  • If you are able to submit electronically, take a picture of your revisions and submit them to your teacher.
  • If you are not able to submit your work electronically, just hang on to your draft as you will need it next week.

Science

What are we learning this week?

We will continue to study grasslands by looking at plants and how they have adapted to survive.

Activity #1

View the slides and video, then record 3 facts you thought were interesting.

Activity #2

View the slides, then match the description to the adaptation.

Social Studies

What are we learning this week?

Identifying ways of earning, spending, saving, and donating.

Assignment #1

Look at the chart and watch the video.
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Cha-Ching: Earn, Save, Spend and Donate
CashVille Kidz Episode 23: SMART Budgeting

Assignment #2

Use your understanding of earning, spending, saving and donating to create a budget using the following worksheet.
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Below are links to great resources/online games if you are looking for additional practice activities.