WELCOME TO 3rd GRADE WITH MRS. DUBOVICI
January 14, 2019
Religion – Unit 2
We are finishing up Unit 2 this week. We will continue learning how the sacraments are one way God shows us his love. Our Unit 2 test will be on Friday, January 18th. We will use the necessary time in class to review lessons 1-8.
Math – Chapter 4: Multiplication and Division Patterns
We are getting to the end of chapter 4. This week, we will do multiplication and division by 0 and 1. We will review chapter 4 material and will have a practice test. Chapter 4 test will be on multiplying and dividing by 3, 4, o, 1.
Chapter 4 Vocabulary: bar diagram, partition, factor, product, multiply, equal groups, array, dividend, divisor, quotient, divide, decompose, Commutative Property of Multiplication, Identity Property of Multiplication, Zero Property of Multiplication
Chapter 4 Test: Friday, January 18th
ELA – Unit 2, Week 3
We are continuing with Unit 2, Week 3. We will have a test on Wednesday, January 16th. Please study the vocabulary words listed below and read the Vote! story in your Reading book.
Vocabulary: independent, candidate, elect, government, decisions, estimate, announced, convince
Essential question: How do people make government work?
Genre: Expository Text (The Race for the Presidency)
Grammar: Irregular Plural Nouns
Writing: Details, supporting ideas
Spelling: words with silent letters
Spelling Words: wrap, wrists, wrote, wreck, wring, write, wreath, knit, knife, knight, knock, knee, gnome, sign, gnaws, heel, week, field, wristwatch, knapsack
Science – Chapter 4: Living Things of the Past
We are continuing with Chapter 4. This week we will talk about ancient plants and animals by studying fossils. If you have any material that relates to this topic please send it in so your child can share it with us in class.
Social Studies – Chapter 8: Communities Have Governments
We are continuing with Chapter 8. This week we are going to learn about the three branches of our government, what they are, and their functions,
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