3rd Grade Weekly Update

March 8th-12th

Weekly Objectives

Reading- I can identify biographies and autobiographies. I can determine the text structure and author's purpose when reading.

Writing- I can write a friendly letter to persuade my audience.

Math-I can identify the numerator and denominator in a fraction. I can determine if two fractions are equivalent. I can compare two fractions with like and unlike denominators using visuals.

Science-I can identify weather tools and make connections on weather forecasts. I can explain the role of the sun in the solar system.

Social Studies- I can identify and describe landforms found in Texas.


Reading- Read each day for at least 20 minutes. We are studying nonfiction right now, so reading any type of nonfiction text would be great! We will have a district nonfiction assessment on Tuesday. The Scholastic News is a great review of the skills we've been working on in class.

Unit 10 vocabulary quiz on Thursday.

Homework: Scholastic News

We started a new program called Lexia Core 5. Students can log in through Clever and practice at home. The activities are specially curated for each student in order to address his or her personal needs, and students need to spend at least 40 minutes a week on the program between school and home.

Writing- No spelling quiz this week!

Math-Fraction Assessment Thursday, March 11th (we will review in class on Wednesday and send the review home to look at that evening)



Skip count in the car to practice! Come up with fun rhymes! We need 100% mastery on facts.

Science-Unit 9 Assessment Wednesday

Here is the link for the study guide: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mbmmrR_Rz_wpc0mr_1_I1EUdA8NtMCg4TQJBaWh-Jis/edit?usp=sharing

It will also be in Schoology under Science

Solar System Projects were INCREDIBLE! They were so proud of their hard work.

Social Studies-

Spring Individual and Class Photos Coming Up THIS TUESDAY, March 9th

SPRING BREAK IS NEXT WEEK MARCH 15th-19th, 4th 9 weeks starts on the 22nd

Water Bottles

Please remember to send a water bottle with your child, so he or she will have something to drink throughout the day and can refill it as needed. We don't have access to our regular water fountains due to Covid.

Vocabulary Website to Practice at Home

Click on the green book. We are working on unit 10.


Checking Grades Online

Please make sure you are checking your child's grades on TAC. If you have any questions or concerns on grades, please email your child's teacher and we will set up a time to discuss. Thank you-3rd Grade Team