3rd Grade Weekly Wave

RELIGION     We will continue with chapter 14 this week in Religion.  We will be talking about the sacraments of Matrimony and Holy Orders.  We will also talk about what we mean when we say that Jesus is the High Priest. I am planning on a test on Wednesday or Thursday.  Stay tuned!

**We are now back to our Mass Uniform for the girls being only skirts or jumpers!  

 SPELLING –  Our words this week have “vowel-consonant-consonant-vowel”  patterns. Our tests will be on Wednesday and Friday.  Please check the link below for the new and FINAL list of spelling words.  

PrinterAnimalCastle

READING Our story this week is “The Printer.”  We will be working on vocabulary, making predictions, using a map, and figurative language.  We will have a test over the story on Friday.

GRAMMAR /VOCAB.In Grammar, we will work on pronoun-verb agreement in sentences.  Our next lesson in our vocabulary book will be words Animal words/words from science.  

MATH We will be skipping to Chapter 12 – Describing Plane Shapes.  We will look at plane shapes, angles in plane shapes, polygons, quadrilaterals, and triangles. 

SCIENCE –  Our next chapters in Science will have us looking at Chapters 7 and 8.  We will be talking about the Earth’s Weather and Earth in Space.  We will look at topics such as different types of weather, the water cycle, how the Earth moves, phases of the moon, and the Sun and its Planets.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will focus on Science!  Don’t forget to be working on the State Reports!  Information went home last Thursday!  The Reports are due on Tuesday, May 15.

A LOOK AHEAD –
May 9 – STEEP Tests
May 11 – SPIRIT DAY
May 15 – State Reports are due
May 18 – I will be gone for my daughter’s Senior Mass at Roncalli

May 24 – 8th Grade Graduation
May 25 – Field Day
May 28 – Memorial Day – NO SCHOOL
May 30 – Dinkel’s Pond Field Trip (Info to come later)
May 31 – Last Day – Dismissal will be at 1pm

GOLDEN TICKETS REWARD SYSTEM – Please click on the link below to read my letter that explains our Golden Ticket Reward System.  Please let me know if you have any questions.

Golden Ticket Reward System

Monday  –   PE

Tuesday  –  MUSIC

Wednesday  –  LIBRARY

Thursday  – MASS and PE 

Friday – ART and SPIRIT DAY