May 3-9th

Spelling: The students will take their next Spelling Test on Wednesday, May 9th.

Reading: Our next story is called Animal Homes. The new vocabulary words have been updated on the Vocabulary Unit 5 page. The test will be on Wednesday. May 9th.

Sage Testing: Our final testing for Sage will cover Math concepts the students learned this year. We will be testing on Monday, May 7th  10:40-11:35 and Tuesday, May 8th 2:05-3:00.

Kid Market Day: Our final Kid Market Day will be held on Friday, May 11th.

Jr. Author’s Fair: Come join us on May 17th at 4 pm. The students will have their writing and artwork displayed for you to look at.

Drive-In Movie: Our Drive in Movie will take place on May 18th. Please remember to log your child’s reading minutes on the Road to Success website. Students who read 100 minutes for 3 out of 4 weeks will be allowed to build a cardboard car to bring to the movie.

April 19-25th

Spelling: Your child should have brought home a list of their new Spelling words to practice for the week. The next Spelling Test will be on Wednesday, April 25th.

Vocabulary: We have been working on writing fairy tales in class. We did not take a Vocabulary Test this week. So we will keep practicing the vocabulary words for Carousel of Dreams. The next Vocabulary Test will be on Wednesday, April 25th.

President Reports: The written or typed reports were due on April 18th. Your child will present their report to the class. Ask your child when they will be presenting their report. All students were given a slip of paper on Monday with the date and time of their presentation. Thanks for taking the time to help your child with their President reports.

Field Trip: Our field trip is this Friday. Thank you in advance to all the parents who volunteered to help chaperone!!

Sage Testing for ELA: Our testing dates are Monday, April 23rd 9:40-10:35 am and Tuesday, April 24th 12:05-1:00 pm.

Drive in Movie Reading Party: The reading party will take place on May 18th. The students who read and log their reading minutes for the last 3 out of 4 weeks of the school year will be given a permission slip to build a car. The cars need to be made out of cardboard. In order to be eligible to build the car, your child will need to read 100 minutes each week and log their reading minutes on the Road to Success website. Here are the weeks that will be counted for the Reading Party:

April  14-20th

April 21st-27th

April 28th-May 4th

May 5-11th

 

President Report

Your child received a President Report before Spring Break. The President reports are due on Wednesday, April 18th. The students are assigned a presentation day and time to present their report to the class. Parents are invited to attend their child’s presentation in class. Please sign in at the office and come to the Third Grade Kiva area. When it is your child’s time, you are welcome to come in the class and watch. Thanks for helping your child make this report a success!

April 12-18

Spelling: Our next Spelling Test will be on Wednesday, April 18th.

Vocabulary: Our next Vocabulary Test will be on Wednesday, April 18th. We are working on the story called Carousel of Dreams. The Vocabulary words have been updated on the Vocabulary Unit 5 Page.

Field Trip: Our field trip is on Friday, April 20th. Please send back the permission slip no later than Tuesday, April 17th. The class will be split into two groups. Group 1 will be going with Mrs. Dow and Senora Buval’s class. Group 2 will be going with Mrs. Claycomb’s and Ms. Woytko’s class. Please remind your child to wear socks (to bowl in), comfortable walking shoes, and a jacket.

Sage Test: Our next Sage test will cover Language Arts. We will be taking that portion of the test on April 23rd (9:40-10:35) and April 24th (12:05-1:00). Please make sure your child is here each day on time.

Book Fair: The PTA will have the Book Fair Open next week: Here are the dates and times;

April 17th: 8-9 am, 3-4pm.

April 18th: 8-9 am, 1-2pm

April 19th: 8-9 am, 3-6:30pm

April 20th: 7:30-10am

 

March 28-April 11th

The students have not received new Spelling or Vocabulary words for this week. We will start a new set of Spelling Words and Vocabulary words on April 11th.

Spring Break is March 30-April 8th. School resumes on April 9th.

Here are the dates and times for our Sage Testing. Please make sure your child is at school and on time each day. A healthy breakfast and plenty of sleep will help your child focus on the testing.

April 10th- Writing 2:00-3:00

April 11th – Writing 9:00-10:00

April 23rd – ELA 9:40-10:35

April 24th – ELA 12:05-1:00

May 7th- Math 10:40-11:35

May 8th- Math 2:05-3:00

March 22-28th

For Reading this week, we are talking about heroes. We will read a story called An American Hero Flies Again. The Vocabulary words for the story are posted on the Vocabulary Unit 6 page. The Vocabulary Test will be on March 28th.

Our next Spelling Test will be on March 28th.

Report cards will be sent home on Friday, March 23rd. Please review the report card.

Spring Break is March 30-April 6th

March 15-21st

Our next Spelling Test will be on March 21st. Your child received their new Spelling words on March 14th.

The next story we are reading in our Literature book is called Beatrice’s Goat. The new vocabulary words are updated on the Vocabulary Unit 5 page. The test will be on March 14th. 

Friday, March 16th is the end of the quarter. School will be dismissed at 1:05pm.

Yearbooks orders are due. The cost of a yearbook is $15. You can pay in the office. The yearbooks will be given out on the last day of school.

Attendance: We are having some issues with attendance. Please make sure your child is at school each day on time. School starts at 8:20 and the tardy bell rings at 8:25. Students are expected to be in class and ready to go for the day at 8:25.

Upcoming News

Yearbooks:  If you would like for your child to receive a yearbook on the last day of the school, please send back the yearbook order form soon. The order forms were given out at your child’s SEP Conference. Please check in the office if you need another form.

Friday, March 16th is the end of the quarter. It will also be an early out day at 1:05.

Spring Pictures will be on March 23rd.

Spring Break March 30 – April 6th. 

March 8-14th

Vocabulary: The new story we will read this week is called Boom Town. It’s a fun story about how a town was created. The vocabulary words are updated and you can find them on the Vocabulary Unit 5 page. The next Vocabulary Test will be on March 14th.

Spelling:  Your child should have brought home the list of their Spelling words for this week. The next Spelling Test will be on March 14th.

 

March 1-7th

Our new story for this week is called “My Very Own Room”.  The Vocabulary words have been updated on the Vocabulary Unit 4 page. The Vocabulary Test will be on March. 7th.

Your child received their new spelling words and the next Spelling Test is scheduled for Wednesday, March 7th.

We are almost to the end of our Third Quarter of the School Year. The end of the quarter is Friday, March 16th.

The March book report will be coming home soon.