Grace Lutheran School

Jacksonville, Florida

3rd Grade Home

jessa popp

Welcome to Third Grade!

jessa_popp@gracelutheraneagles.org

This year we will focus on being connected to Christ as well as Community.   This is based on John 15:5 - I am the vine, you are the branches.  Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.

 January, February, and March Dates:

1/21- No School- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day

2/7- Open House: 6:30-7:30 

2/15- No school

2/18- No School- President's Day

3/3-3/8- Lutheran Schools Week- Stay tuned for more details

3/6- Ash Wednesday- Church at 12:00 and 7:00

3/8- Grandparents and Special Friends Day- NOON Dismissal

3/11-3/15- Spring Break

3/20- Lenten Service @ 7:00

3/21- End of the 3rd Quarter

3/22- LEGOLAND- Stay tuned for details

3/27- Lenten Service @ 7:00

 

What are we learning in class this week?

Reading: Beginning Charlotte's Web Book (Test: Throughout the book) We will take the AR test when we are all complete.

Vocabulary Words: Various Words Throughout

Skills-  Various Skills Throughout

Grammar-  Present, Past, and Future Tenses

Spelling Words- thumb, gnaw, written, know, climb, design, wrist, crumb, assign, wrench, knot, wrinkle, lamb, knob, knit

Challenge Words: wrestler, bologna, cologne, honeycomb, knickknack

Writing: Superhero Action Writing (Story Elements)

Math-   Unit 6- Geometry Patterns  (Test: Tuesday, January 22nd)  Next we start multiplication and division

Science- Chapter 11 Forces and Motion  (Test: TBD)

Social Studies- Midwest Region (Test: TBD)- Students should begin working on  the state locations and capitals when handed out on Monday. 

Memory Work- Proverbs 23:22 (Test: Friday, January 25th)

Religion- Unit 4: The Advent of Our King

Links

 Accelerated Reader https://hosted161.renlearn.com/1469297/

Accelerated Book Finder  http://www.arbookfind.com/default.aspx?client=HomeConnect

 Accelerated Reader Home Connect

Technology Link  https://www.k5technologycurriculum.com/homepage/

Rhyming Dictionary http://www.poetry4kids.com/rhymes

Scholastic Book Clubs https://clubs.scholastic.com

Scholastic Story Starters: http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/story-starters/