3rd Grade Happenings

For the week of January 11th

 

Religion 

God's power; unit test; attend all-school mass; wrote letters to our parish priest;


Language Arts - "Yonder Mountain" (legend)

Comprehension skills and strategies: compare & contrast; story message; analyze/evaluate

Phonics:  contractions
Fluency:  reading rate
Vocabulary Strategies: homonyms
Grammar:   subject - verb agreement
Writing:  narrative

Focus Traits: ideas

 


Spelling

words with contractions

 

Math

timed tests for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division; multiplying two and three digit numbers by one digit; problem solving; took test;


Social Studies

 identify how people changed communities:  George Stephenson, William Jenney, Elisha Otis, Susan B. Anthony, Gandhi, and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; timelines;


Science

 identified phases of the moon; understand lunar and solar eclipses; reviewed for test; took test;


Handwriting

continue to practice cursive letters in our daily work

 


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