WELCOME TO 3rd GRADE WITH MRS. DUBOVICI
March 18, 2019
Practice multiplication tables every day!
Read 20 minutes a day!
March 19th – Dress Out Day – wear red for St. Joseph Day
March 20th – Field Trip to the Landmark Theater
- Bring a bag lunch to school as we are going to return after 12:00
Religion: Unit 3, Lesson 7
We are going to read and discuss the story of creation. Students will learn that everything good on earth was created by God and that caring for resources of the environment is something that we can all do every day.
Math: Chapter 12- Fractions
In this chapter students will be introduced to fractions. They will learn to identify fractions as a whole or parts of the set and as location on a number line. We will use models and diagrams to explore this concept. Check Progress Quiz – Friday, March 22nd. Mad Minute packet is due Friday, March 22nd.
ELA: Unit 5, Week 2
We are continuing to work on Unit 5, Week 2. We will have a vocabulary/ comprehension test on Thurs. , March 21st. Please study vocabulary words listed below and reread the story Bravo, Tavo!
Essential Question: How can we reuse what we already have?
Genre: realistic fiction, expository text
Vocabulary: gaze, conservation, discouraged, frustration, jubilant, recycling, remaining, tinkered
Grammar: subject and object pronoun
Spelling: inflectional endings – ed, -ing, -s
names, named, naming, hopes, hoped, hoping, dances, danced, dancing, drops, dropped, dropping, wraps, wrapped, wrapping, basketball, airplane, birthday, driving, traded
Reading for this week: Charlotte’s Web – chapters 16-18. Charlotte’s Web packet chapters 16-18 due Friday, March 22nd.
Social Studies: Unit 5- Many Cultures, One Country
We will continue learning about people, heritage, and culture. Students will be assigned to research one country from their heritage. Students will use the Heritage and Country Research Organizer to fill in the information and answer the questions.
Science: Chapter 6 – Using Earth’s Resources
We are finishing up soil and moving on to learn about fossils and fuels. Students will discover how fossils and energy are related and how fossils form.
Our Specials for Each Week:
Monday: Art & Music
Wednesday: Technology & Music
2018-2019 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)
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)
3 boxes of tissues
3 package of baby wipes
Crayon box (box or pouch)
1 set of 4 White board markers (any color)
1 pair of headphones