WELCOME TO 3rd GRADE WITH MRS. DUBOVICI
November 12, 2018
November 12: No School – Veteran’s Day
November 16: Parent Teacher Conferences
Thanksgiving Break – November 21st-25th
Religion: Unit 2 – Jesus teaches us about the Kingdom of God
We will continue learning about the Kingdom of God through our stories /parables and discussions. Our lesson 1, 2 quiz will be on Tuesday, November 20th.
Review words for quiz: dominion, sower, merchant, kingdom of heaven, repent
Math: Chapter 4 – Multiplication
We will continue with multiplication. There will be a check progress quiz this week on Thursday, November 15th. The quiz will include: finding equal groups, using repeated addition to multiply, writing an addition sentence and a multiplication sentence to show equal groups, word problems, and the vocabulary words listed below.
Vocabulary Review: array, commutative property of multiplication, equal groups, factors, multiplication, multiplication sentence, multiply, product, repeated addition,
We will continue learning about ecosystems, food chain, and food web. Students will learn how energy moves through a food chain. We are going to finish our Ocean Life project.
This week we are going to continue learning about immigration and Ellis Island.
Unit 1, Week 5
Essential Question: How do landmarks help us understand our country’s story?
Genre: Expository Text
Comprehension: main idea and key detail
Writing: sentence fluency
Grammar: simple and compound sentences
Spelling/Phonics: long o; o, ow, o-e, oa, oe
Spelling words: coast, coal, sold, broke, slow, float, soak, scold, note, gold, slope, bone, foe, snail, same, weigh, bowl, program
Vocabulary Words: landmark, carved, clues, grand, massive, monument, national, traces
Spelling Test: Friday, November 9th.
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