Mrs. Buckley's 3rd Grade News

Reading and Social Studies

Important Dates

Thursday, April 13th - Monday, April 17th: No School (Easter Break)

Friday, May 5th: Public Wax Museum


Also, keep sending in box tops!!!

Spelling

Test Friday, April 7th


create

medium

piano

idea

radio

video

studio

violin

duo

patio

rodeo

pioneer

trio

stadium

audio

audience

radiate

cereal

Creole

recreation

Reading Skills

We will continue finalizing our wax museum speeches. Students will need to have their wax museum costumes and speeches completed and at school on Wednesday, April 19th. We will present our speeches in class as a rough draft. The final wax museum presentations open the public will take place on Friday, May 5th. More information to follow.


This week in class, we will read the story Suki's Kimono. Our vocabulary words are cotton, festival, graceful, handkerchief, paces, pale, rhythm, and snug. We will review the consonant-vowel/vowel-consonant syllable pattern. Our literature skill is compare and contrast. Our grammar skill is adjectives and articles.

Social Studies

We will continue working on landforms. We will discuss where different landforms can be found, and how they are formed.


In geography, we will discuss community maps.