Third Grade Weekly Update

Here is a look at what were working on this week:

-Language Arts:

Focus Text: “Technology Wins the Game” (Informational Text)

Essential Question: How do inventions help athletes? 

CCSS: RI.3.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.  RI.3.7 Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).  RI.3.9 Compare and contrast the most important points and key details presented in two texts on the same topic.


-Math: Review prior concepts

Focus: Review telling time to the minute, Volumn and Mass, Multiplication and division through word problems

CCSS: 3.OA.A.3 Use multiplication and division within 100 to solve word problems in situations involving equal groups, arrays, and measurement quantities, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.  3.MD.A.1 Tell and write time to the nearest minute and measure time intervals in minutes. Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of time intervals in minutes, e.g., by representing the problem on a number line diagram.

-Religion:  Reconcilliation and reflect

Religion Standard:PS3.REL.3: Articulate grade appropriate church doctrine, history and moral issues.

-Social Studies:  Unit 9: Economics of the Local Region

Focus: Understanding our Economy, continued…

CCSS: PS3.SS.5: Identify issues that are important in their immediate communities, schools, or living conditions/opportunities for workers, families, women and students. 

-Science: Unit- Weather and Climate

Activity: Climate Posters

Focus: Students pick a climate and tell about either a culture or animals that live there and how they’ve adapted

CCSS: PS3.SCI.2: Quantify and product weather conditions in differing areas and times

-Homework: No Homework

Dates to Remember:

April 15-free dress for April birthdays

April 18-Seder Meal/Minimum Day

April 19-28-Easter Break

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