Third Grade Loves to Learn

Maple Grove Elementary

March 20, 2015

Weekly Academic Overview

Math: Introduce Geometry: Categorize and Identify geometric shapes by their attributes.

Reading: "Author: A True Story", summarize and author's purpose.

Language: Titles, Capitals, Addressing Envelopes.

Spelling: The Dropping Rule: When a base word ends in final silent (e), drop the (e) before adding a vowel suffix. hope + ed = hoped, complete + ing = completing

Technology: Preparing for the SBAC, Typing Web, Khan Academy, Xtra Math

Spring Break Learning

March 20 - 29 is Spring Break. Your child is encouraged to read every day during the break. In addition to reading, they have their March learning packets to complete and return March 31. Thank you for supporting their learning while we are away from school.

Class Portraits - April 7th

Thuesday, April 7th will be our day for class portraits. Order forms are located in your child's Rock STAR folder. Please return after spring break.

Classroom Supplies

We are in need of the following items:

*Glue Sticks

*Ticonderoga wooden pencils

*Small erasers

If you are able to contribute to our classroom supplies, we would be grateful! Thank you!!