WELCOME TO 3rd GRADE WITH MRS. DUBOVICI
Week of December 11th– 15th
Chapter 1: God Sent His Son Jesus to Live Among Us
Faith Focus: Jesus, the Light of the World, leads us to God
This chapter focuses on Mary’s role in the mystery of the Incarnation, the story of the first Christmas, the story of the Presentation (when Simeon called Jesus the Light of the World, and Anna told people about the Savior) as well as identify ways to help Jesus bring his love to others.
We are going to finish up chapter 3 and begin chapter 4. Chapter 4 includes multiplying and dividing by 3, 4, 0, and 1. Please encourage your children to learn their multiplication facts that we have covered thus far (2, 5, 10). These facts will be included in the test. Chapter 3 test will be on Thurs. December 14th. Vocabulary terms to study for the test: array, Commutative Property of Multiplication, tree diagram, equal groups, factor, combination, multiplication, and product.
Unit 2, Week 2
Essential Question: Why do people immigrate to new places?
Vocabulary: arrived, immigrated, inspected, moment, opportunity, photographs, valuable, whispered.
Genre: Historical Fiction
Spelling /Phonics: decode words with long e
Spelling Words: heel, week, creek, free, green, street, freeze, seal, weak, bean, speaks, team, clean, cream, field,
Review words: tied, tight, cute
Challenge words: sixteen, peanut
Grammar: Singular and Plural Nouns
Science: We will continue to work on chapter 2, Living Things Grow and Change.
2017-2018 Supply List Grade 3
1 subject notebook (1 of each) – Purple, Blue, Green, Red
1 red folder (plastic works best)
1 folder of choice (any color or design)
1 Composition Notebook (can be marble or any design)
1 Black notebook (for music)
Wide-ruled loose leaf paper (we won’t be using this right away but they will need it as the year progresses)
Ruler (with inches and centimeters)
Lots of #2 Pencils – Yellow only please (the others tend to get stuck in the sharpener)
1 Highlighter any color
Glue (can be bottle or stick)
2 boxes of tissues
1 package of baby wipes
Crayon box (box or pouch)
Thin white board markers