Austin 3rd Grade Roo Newsletter

April 20, 2016

Upcoming Dates and Reminders

*April 19 - Chik-fil-a Spirit Night!

*April 22 - Hat Day and COLOR RUN! 6:00-8:00

*April 25-29: Monday - Go wild for nonfiction: Wear animal print

Tuesday- It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman: Wear superhero gear

Wednesday - Read in the Shade: Wear sunglasses Thursday - Go, Team, Go!: Wear favorite sports team jersey Friday - Literary Day: Dress like your favorite book character!

*April 30 - WISD "Tale" Gate Party at the Kangaroo Stadium Parking Lot 10:00am-12:00pm (bring a gently used book for a city-wide book exchange)

*May 4 - College Shirt Day!

*May 6 - AFV

*May 9 - Math STAAR Test

*May 10 - Reading STAAR Test

Please ensure your child receives a good night's rest and a healthy breakfast! They can bring water and dry snacks. Encourage them to use their STRATEGIES!

*May 19 - Field Trip to Ballpark in Arlington (permission slips coming SOON)

*May 24 - Talent Show 9:00-10:00am

*May 25 - 3rd Grade Awards 10-10:30am

*May 26 - Class Parties and Early Release

*May 27 - Field Day and Early Release


Personal Financial Literacy: Income, labor, planned/unplanned spending, credit, interest, etc.


Applying reading strategies to poetry, fiction, and expository texts!


Animal habitats, food chains, adaptations, and life cycles!

Social Studies

Personal financial literacy and charity!