Third Grade Thoughts

Weekly News from Glenhope 3rd Grade! (Volume 16-17,Issue 26)

Back to School Fair

GCISD is collecting donations for the Back to School Fair in August. The Back to School Fair provides school supplies for students in our community. Glenhope is collecting dry erase markers and earbuds. If you would like to make a donation, there is a box in the front hallway. The school that collects the most items wins a prize!

Thank You

Thank you to everyone who came out to our Open House. The kids loved sharing their 3rd grade daily lives with you and we loved witnessing it! :)

Save the Date

Monday, March 13th-17th

-Spring Break


Friday, March 24th

-end of 9 weeks

You Say It's Your Birthday...

-no upcoming birthdays

How are we growing our brains next week?

Math:

-2D & 3D shapes


**nightly Math HW - practice fun facts

**weekly Math HW - NO LONESTAR THIS WEEK


Reading:

-drama

-tall tales


**nightly Reading HW - read for at least 20 min.


Writing:

-handwriting

-developing our narrative writing

-organizing writing into paragraphs

-poetry


Science:

-states of matter


Social Studies:

-federal government

Teaching Girls to be Brave, Not Perfect

With International Woman's Day this week, we found this article to be powerful. It encourages others to breakthrough female stereotypes to teach girls the importance of courage (by means of a growth mindset). It's interesting how stereotypes have affected mindset! Take a look at the article here:


https://www.forbes.com/sites/pauladavislaack/2017/03/08/lets-teach-girls-to-be-brave-not-perfect/#66eaf5a046df

LEAD WITH GCISD

Have you checked out GCISD's YouTube channel lately? Lots of exciting things going on in our district! Check it out here:


https://www.youtube.com/user/gcisdpi

Stay in the Loop!

Make sure you connect to the 3rd grade Remind account to receive the most up-to-date news!


For Remind:

text @glenhope3 to 81010


Each teacher has their own classroom Facebook. Make sure you check there for notifications as well as pictures and videos!


Mrs. C. Lee's Classroom Facebook & Email

http://facebook.com/clee3rdgrade

carrie.lee@gcisd.net


Miss Hayes' Classroom Facebook, Twitter, & Email

http://facebook.com/misshayes3rd

@HayesClass111

christina.hayes@gcisd.net


Mrs. J. Lee's Classroom Facebook & Email

http://facebook.com/leeleapers

julie.lee@gcisd.net