Hello and welcome to third grade! I am excited to be working with you this year. Please feel free to contact me at email@example.com with questions throughout the year.
Focus Topics for the Week of March 27th:
-Math: Comparing fractions using models (fractions of a whole or fractions on a number line); adding and subtracting fractions with like denominators; converting improper fractions into mixed numbers.
-Reading: Compare and contrast characters, setting, and events in fiction; compare and contrast nonfiction text; genre study- tall tales; guided reading and strategy groups
-Writing: Word reference materials to include the dictionary, glossary, and thesaurus
-PYP: Geography and map skills; identifying continents and oceans; identifying parts of a map; using a map to answer questions
Encore for next week:
Friday, March 28: PTO Meeting 7:00 pm
Tuesday, March 31: BINGO 7:00 pm
Monday, April 3- Tuesday, April 4: Math practice SOL test
Thursday, April 6: End of the third marking period
Friday, April 7- Monday, April 17: No School- Spring Break