Thrilling Third Grade News

March 21 - March 25

Important Dates

March 20th - First Day of Spring!

March 21st - Author Patrick Carman visits

March 25th - No School

March 28th - Mrs. Ellis returns!

March 29th-30th - 4th and 5th Grade STAAR No Visitors

Science Night! March 22nd 6:30-7:30

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This Week We're Learning About...

Math: Financial Literacy

Science: CBA #5

Reading: STAAR practice passage with questions. ( Due Thursday !)

Writing: Publishing persuasive writing

Grammar: Apostrophes in contractions and possessives

Spelling: End of 9 weeks, No Spelling!

Reading Strategy of the Week

Citing Text Evidence

It is VERY IMPORTANT to refer back to the text when you are answering the questions. As you are completing the questions, tell where you found examples and details in the text that support your answer. Use the sentence starters below to help you:


  • In paragraph 2...
  • The text states...
  • The author says...

You may also underline the sentence where you found your answer or supporting details.

Teacher Wish List

  • Paper Towels
  • Kleenex
  • Notebook Paper


Thank you so much for your help in keeping our classroom stocked with supplies for the students to use.