Third Grade Thoughts

Weekly News from Glenhope 3rd Grade! (Volume 16-17,Issue 22)

Valentine's Day Info

LAST DAY FOR VALENTINE'S GRAMS IS ON MONDAY!


Student Council will be selling Valentine Grams for 50 cents each before school from February 6th - 13th. Valentine Grams will be delivered to students on Valentine's Day.


We are in need of items, money, and volunteers for our Valentine parties on Tuesday afternoon. Please click here to help out if you can:


http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0d4bacaa2ba64-3rdgrade1

GT Testing

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD is now accepting referrals for current students in grades 1-4 who may be eligible for Gifted and Talented Services. This program is designed for students who exhibit intellectual giftedness at an extraordinary level. Services are provided only upon identification of educational needs of the student. Anyone wishing to refer a student attending Grapevine-Colleyville ISD in grades 1-4 may secure a referral form from the Glenhope office or the GCISD Advanced Academics webpage. This form must be returned to the campus by February 24.

Six Flags - Read to Succeed

Just a reminder that if your child is participating in the Six Flags Read to Succeed program, the forms need to be returned by February 15 in order to receive a free Six Flags ticket. If you have misplaced your form, you can download a new one at http://gatorzread.weebly.com/six-flags-read-to-succeed-reading-program.html

Save the Date

Tuesday, February 14th

-3rd Grade Valentine's Party @2:00


Wednesday, February 15th

-field trip money and forms DUE

-Six Flags Read to Succeed logs due

You Say It's Your Birthday...

Ryan P. - 11th


Brody B. - 13th


Fred H. - 15th

How are we growing our brains next week?

Math:

-equivalent fractions

-representing fractions: number lines

-fraction word problems


**nightly Math HW - practice fun facts

**weekly Math HW - Lonestar (given Monday, due Friday)


Reading:

-summary & main idea

-cause & effect

-comparing & contrasting setting and events


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


Writing:

-handwriting

-developing our narrative writing

-organizing writing into paragraphs


Science:

-how forces affect position & motion


Social Studies:

-state government

Student-Led Conferences: Thank you

Thank you to everyone who came out to student-led conferences. We love working in partnership with you to help your child grow!

Field Trip - Dallas World Aquarium

Our trip to the aquarium is coming up soon! Forms and money for students are due back by Wednesday, February 15th.
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Grow Your Brains

We loved this picture (above) and thought it was a good visual to remind each other the importance of growing our brains!

LEAD WITH GCISD

The GCISD Specials Program Expo is this Monday from 5:00-7:30. All of GCISD's innovative programs will be featured! For details, click below:


http://www.gcisd-k12.org/Page/42369

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