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3A - Mrs. Koepfer

 

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 24-28, 2018

Religion:  We will finish Chapter 5 (The Church Celebrates) and take a test over this chapter on Friday 9/28.

Math:  We will continue with Chapter 3 (Understand Multiplication).

Reading:  We will continue reading Third Grade Angels by Jerry Spinelli.

Spelling:  Unit 7 focuses on vowel-consonant-e.  The homework packet will be sent home on Monday 9/24 and is due back on Friday 9/28.  A test over this unit will be on Friday 9/28.  Unit 7 words are:  state, close, slide, face, globe, pave, size, smoke, flame, broke, prize, skate, smile, plane, stone.

Grammar:  We will complete Lessons 21-24 together in class.  There will be a quiz over these lessons on Friday 9/28.

Social Studies:  We will finish our unit on mapping and take a test on Thursday 10/4.  A study guide will be sent home on Tuesday 9/25.

Science:  We will finish our unit on rocks and minerals.  We will have a test over this unit on Tuesday 10/2.  A study guide will be sent home on Tuesday 9/25.

*Just a reminder that permission slips (for our trip to Oaks Openings) are due Monday 10/1.

 

 

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 17-21, 2018

Religion:  We will take a test over Chapter 4 (The Holy Trinity) on Tuesday 9/18.

Math:  We will begin Chapter 3 (Understand Multiplication).

Reading:  We will begin reading Third Grade Angels by Jerry Spinelli.

Spelling:  Unit 5 focuses on -ew, -oo.  The homework packet will come home on Monday 9/17 and will be due back on Friday 9/21.  A test over this unit will be given on Friday 9/21.  Unit 5 words are:  crew, loose, news, school, drew, knew, smooth, pool, shoot, threw, roof, fool, chew, balloon, and choose.

Grammar:  We will complete Lessons #17-20 together in class.  There will be a quiz over these lessons on Friday 9/21.

Social Studies:  We will use maps to locate the countries that border the United States, continents, and oceans.

Science:  We will continue our unit on rocks and minerals.

*We were unable to Map test on 9/11 and 9/12 due to internet issues, so we will be testing this week.

 

*If you read this newsletter, please send me an email by 8:10 a.m. Monday 9/17.  Thanks!  :)

 

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 10-14, 2018

Religion:  We will finish Chapter 4 (The Holy Trinity) and take a test over this chapter on Tuesday 9/18.

Math:  We will finish Chapter 1 (Addition and Subtraction within 1,000) and have a test over this chapter on Friday 9/14.

Reading:  We will continue reading Marvin Redpost: KIdnapped at Birth? by Louis Sachar.

Spelling:  Unit 4 focuses on abstract vowels ou, oi.  The homework packet will come home on Monday 9/10 and will be due back on Friday 9/14.  A test over this unit will be given on Friday 9/14.  Unit 4 words are:  proud, boil, loud, house, join, cloud, sound, voice, oil, round, point, south, found, soil, and ground.

Grammar:  We will complete Lessons 13-16 in our Grammar book together.  We will NOT be taking a quiz over these lessons.

Social Studies:  We will locate the continents and oceans on a map.

Science:  We will continue our unit on rocks and minerals.

*3A will be MAP testing on Tuesday 9/11, Wednesday 9/12, and Tuesday 9/18.

*Homework Help ~ Homework help is available in Room 4B every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday until 4:00.  Please check the sjaweekly for more information and guidelines.

 

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 4-7, 2018

Religion - We will continue Chapter 4 (The Holy Trinity).  We will celebrate Mass on Wednesday 9/5.

Math - We will continue Chapter 1 (Addition and Subtraction within 1,000).

Reading - We will begin reading Marvin Redpost ~ Kidnapped at Birth? by Louis Sachar.

Spelling - Unit 3 focuses on short u.  We will send the homework packet home on Tuesday 9/4 and it is due Friday 9/7.  A test over this unit will be given Friday 9/7.  Unit 3 words are: lunch, until, cover, buzz, become, stuff, nothing, dull, month, study, love, uncle, cuff, none, and under.

Grammar - We will complete lessons 9-12 in our grammar book together.  There will be a quiz over these lessons on Friday 9/7.  Grammar books will be sent home on Thursday 9/6 for the students to review this week's lessons.

Social Studies - We will continue our unit on mapping.

Science - We will finish learning about the scientific method and begin our unit on rocks and minerals.

*** Homework Help will begin in Room 4B on Tuesday 9/4.  Please check the sjaweekly for more information.

 

 

WEEK OF AUGUST 27-31, 2018

Religion - We will finish Chapter 3 (Families Teach Love) with a test on Thursday 8/30.  We will celebrate Mass on Wednesday 8/29.

Math - We will continue Chapter 1 (Addition and Subtraction within 1,000).

Reading - We will finish The Chalk Box Kid on Friday and take an A.R. test on this book.

Spelling - Unit 2 focuses on short o and short e.  Unit 2 words  are crop, test, clock, spent, drop, left, sled, plot, spend, west, block, tent, desk, flock, and nest.

Grammar - We will complete #5-8 together and take a quiz over these lessons on Friday 8/31.  Their grammar books will be sent home on Thursday for the students to review the lessons.

Social Studies - We will continue our unit on mapping.

Science - We will learn about the scientific method.

 

WEEK OF AUGUST 20-24, 2018

Religion - We will begin with Chapter 3 (Families Teach Love).  We will be celebrating Mass on Friday 8/24.

Math - We will start Chapter 1 (Addition and Subtraction within 1,000).

Reading - We will begin reading The Chalk Box Kid by Clyde Robert Bulla.  We will also be STAR testing.  Students will be bringing a letter home explaining the A.R. program for third grade.

Spelling - Unit 1 focuses on short a and short i.  The spelling words are land, stick, plan, trip, stand, act, thing, last, lift, band, grand, swim, stamp, list, and sand.  A test over this unit will be given on Friday 8/24.

Grammar - We will complete #1-4 in our grammar book together.  

Social Studies - We will begin our unit on mapping.

Science - We will learn about the scientific method.

 

Contact

Lori Koepfer
3rd Grade Teacher- 3A
lkoepfer@school.joanofarc.org