This is the weekly update for the week of February 24th. Every Wednesday is WHOLE GROUP ORCHESTRA. Students should bring their instruments on Wednesday, as well as the day of their lesson. Friday is our weekly "Tiger Pride" Friday. Students should wear their NA colors.
In ELA, we will read and discuss lesson 19, "Half Chicken." We will discuss theme, as well as verbs. The spelling and grammar tests will be on Thursday. The test will cover pages 1-6 in the new grammar packet. The reading and vocabulary tests will be on Friday.
In math this week, we will work on chapter 9, "Fractions." We will compare fractions with the same numerator or the same denominator.
In social studies, we will continue our discussion of "Ancient Civilizations." This week, we will discuss Ancient Egypt and Ancient China. ALL OF THE MATERIALS FOR THE UNIT, INCLUDING THE MAGAZINE AND ANY PAPERS, MUST STAY IN THE ACCORDION BINDER UNTIL THE END OF THE UNIT!!
SUPPLY LIST FOR THIRD GRADE
Required: *4 sharpened pencils
*1 red pen
*24 pack of crayons
*pencil box/zippered bag
*4 glue sticks
*5-pocket accordian-style/expandable folder
*2 extra large book covers
*1 box of tissues (for classroom)
Optional: *pencil sharpener
*2-3 dry erase markers