3rd Grade News

Eagle Elementary - Mrs. Grant (November 13,2015)

Field Trip

We travel to the Indiana State Museum tomorrow. Students will need a disposable sack lunch if they didn't order a school disposable lunch. Also, have them wear their 2015 Jog A Thon shirt to school.

The Shepherd Community Center

Please consider donating to support Mrs. Schmidt and Mrs. Marshall's service project. Information was in the Eagle newsletter. Attached to this email you will see a list of appropriate items to donate.

Social Studies Vocabulary Test

Per my email on Thursday, I have given the students a choice of when to take the vocabulary test. Some took on Friday and the rest will take the test this Friday. Thank you for your support with quiz.

Reading Novel Project

Novel project foldable is due to school tomorrow. Thank you for supporting your child with this project.

What we have been up to....

Readers Workshop

This week we worked on our novel project and discussed various thoughts and feelings about the books, including author's purpose, our takeaways, and our understanding of main idea vs. theme.

Social Studies

We have read and discussed lesson one of the social studies unit- all about maps, globes, and map scales.

How Can You Support at Home

If you haven't already, please click on the Google Doc link below and provide feedback about our reading homework. I took this week off in order to collect information from you. Thanks!

Word Study - This week we worked on conjunctions.

Writing- We learned about informational text structures this week while we wrote a rock magazine. The five informational text structures are compare and contrast, problem and solution, description, cause and effect, and sequence and order.

Math and Science

update coming soon.... :)

Project Based Learning Update

"How can we improve Eagle Elementary?"

Basketball Courts - waiting for PTO update

Water Fountains - successfully met with an Eagle Rec representative

Preschool Playground- met with teachers and students

Playground Equipment- waiting for PTO update, started researching Gaga Ball

Effort Week- will meet with Mrs. Radivan this week

Bathrooms- starting to get ideas for the bathroom

Reading Homework

Please click on the link below to submit reading homework feedback.