Thrilling Third Grade News

November 16 - November 20

Important Dates Coming Up

November 23 - November 27 - Thanksgiving Break

Spotlight Corner

This Week We're Learning About

Math: Finding area of composite figures

Science: Rapid changes to the Earth's surface

Reading: Follow and explain procedural texts

Writing: Strong conclusions for expository

Grammar: Apostrophes

Social Studies: Map Skills - using a grid to locate places on a map

Spelling List


1. knew

2. minute

3. music

4. north

5. numeral

6. claw

7. launch

8. spoil

9. swimming

10. running

11. greed

12. speed


1. steed

2. creed

3. reed

4. heed


Math: Think Through Math Students should have login information, if not please email Math Teacher (Username is student ID+Last name, Password is birthday)

ex: Username: 123456smith Password: 05232008

Science: STEMscopes Choose any two activities to try out, feel free to do more! Login isUsername: Student ID Password: Birthday

Reading: Choose a favorite character from your text and write two to three character traits. Provide text evidence from your story that support your answer.


Build up/down strategy
Doubling/halving multiplication strategy

Teacher Wish List


  • Pencils
  • Pencil Top Erasers
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Paper Towels
  • Lysol Wipes

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