Welcome to Mrs. Hill's
December 9, 2018
Welcome to room 28
Reading- Students should be at 40% of their goal by Friday, December 7th. Third graders are expected to read 500,000 words independently by the end of the year. This figure does not include in-class teacher read aloud reading. Thank you for your support and encouraging your child to keep learning.
Math- Math Facts (add, subtract, multiply and divide) are essential for students to know with automaticity in order to be successful in school. Students should already have addition and subtraction, multiplication and division will be memorized this year. Please practice with your child daily. (Math facts are now part of their math grade.) Multiplication games/songs
December 3-14, 2018 Candy Grams on sale
December 11, 2018 Last day for Christmas Shoe Box
December 21, 2018 Minimum Day
December 22-Jan 6, 2019 Winter Break
January 7, 2019 Return back to school
Character Trait for November and December:
Generosity. Giving your time, energy, and resources to others.
This week in room 28
Language Arts: Unit 5 Advancements in Technology
Essential Question: What is the value of innovation?
Spelling - Vowel-r Syllable Patternclerk, coworkers, mother, over, performed, simpler, smaller, various
Grammar- Form and Use Irregular Verbs
Read to understand and comprehend
✓ Identify Key Details and Determine Main Idea✓ Analyze Sequential Text Connections
✓ Analyze Author’s Purpose
✓ Identify Real-Life Connections Between Words and Their Use
✓ Compare and Contrast Sequential Texts
Writing--Use Dialogue to Develop a Narrative Story
Math: Module 3
Math Newsletter - Topic D Multiplication & Division Using Units of 9
Math Newsletter - Topic E Analysis of Patterns & Problem Solving Including Units of 0 & 1
End of Module test Wednesday.
Review, Review, Review math facts-add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
Science - Energy Chapter 2 Light
Scholastic News: Students are to read (out loud to a parent or sibling), highlight main idea of articles, and complete the back page - comprehensive questions, vocabulary and graph questions. Students may log-on to Scholastic News and explore informational text. The classroom code is:Room28Hill
StoryWorks - Another wonderful support resource in class. Students may log on to Storyworks and explore informational texts, poetry, plays, and much more. The classroom code is: Room28Hill (available now)
Box Tops: Please save and send to school with your child these often overlooked treasures.