3rd Grade News

February 1-5

Announcements & Other Exciting Things

  • February book orders will be coming home sometime this week or next. They will be due on Friday, February 26th.
  • I'm still missing a few progress reports so please get those signed and returned. I just need the front page back!
  • Your child can bring a Valentine's box for our Valentine's Party. Please keep the size to about a shoe box. There won't be a contest or anything so no need to go crazy :)
  • Our classroom Valentine's Day party will be on Friday, February 12th at 2:45. More information will be coming to your email inbox soon!

Specials Rotations

Monday- Art
Tuesday- PE
Wednesday- Music
Thursday- Library
Friday- PE

Reading/ Language Arts

Our story this week is "Two Bear Cubs."


Some skills we will be learning and reviewing this week are:


  • Compare and Contrast
  • Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Reading Ahead
  • Comparative Adjectives



Our vocabulary words this week are:


  • Awe
  • Concentration
  • Dilemma
  • Commendable
  • Glancing
  • Scolding
  • Console
  • Heroic
  • Drowsy
  • Burden



February reading logs and Book It goals are in take home folders! I will collect the reading logs on Tuesday, March 1.

Math

We will be continuing our measurement unit over the course of the next few weeks. Help your child practice at home with a ruler!


At home, please continue to work with your student on their basic facts in all 4 operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division). Flash cards work well, as do the many iPhone and iPad apps available for free!

Science/ Social Studies

This year, our third grade science skill is "forces" and our third grade social studies skill is Oklahoma History. We will be working on these topics throughout the school year.

Wishlist

Here are a few things we could use for the classroom if you are interested in donating!


  • Expo markers
  • Sandwich size Ziplock bags
  • Clorox wipes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Packing tape
  • Glue Sticks
  • Cap erasers

Valentine's Day Party

Friday, Feb. 12th, 2:45pm

7200 East Quincy Place

Broken Arrow, OK

Presidents' Day- No School

Monday, Feb. 15th, 9am

7200 East Quincy Place

Broken Arrow, OK

Spring Pictures

Tuesday, March 8th, 9am

7200 East Quincy Place

Broken Arrow, OK