Third Grade Weekly Update
Here is a look at what were working on this week:
This week will focus on reviewing and revisiting grammar and writing concepts. This will include: Cause and effect, nouns and verbs as well as present and past tenses
CCSS: RF.4 Read aloud fluently, accurately, and with natural expression. EL.1 Engage effectively in a range of discussion for knowledge/understanding. A.L.1-2 Demonstrate and show command of conventions of standard English grammar/usage.
Math: Introduction to adding fractions with common denominators.
CCSS: NF.1-3 Explain any unit fraction as one part of a whole, fractions on a number line and using models to show and explain equivalent fractions
Literature (AR- Accelerated Reader): Please encourage your child to read independently at home.
Religion: This week’s religion lessons will focus on Advent as well as what part we play in certain situations; Instigator, Collaborator, Victim, Bystander and Rescuer.
Social Studies: NewsELA Article- “History of Christmas”
*Followed by a quiz and writing prompt
Science: NewsELA articles- “Protoceratops”
*Followed by quiz and writing prompt
Homework: The only homework this week will be to begin searching for Oratorical works that will be performed in January.
Dates to Remember:
December 19th – Advent Prayer service in the Hall
December 20th – Christmas Concert
December 21st – Noon dismissal, share and care unavailable