Welcome to 3rd-4th Grade
Classroom News and Notes
Week of Sept. 21-25
MAP testing this week. Please encourage your child to get an extra night's good rest and healthy breakfast to help him/her be at their best.
Christ Light: This week our lessons are The baptism of Jesus & The temptation of Jesus. Tuesday's memory is Ps. 119:105; Friday's memory is 1 Peter 5:8.
Spelling: Unit 5. Pages 42-43 are due on Wednesday, while pages 44-45 are due on Friday.
Language: Nouns will be our new unit. Finding the complete subject can be a little tricky--stay away from the verb is the best advice. :)
Science: We had our first quiz last week. Our next unit is to discover more things that move in space. Did you know there is an asteroid belt?
Junior Art (3/4): There is a quiz on color this Friday.
Math: 3rd grade will be learning to round numbers to the nearest 10 and shading thirds. Ask us what "thirds" means. 4th grade will be learning the difference between a numerator and a denominator, as well as range and mode.
Reading (3/4): Owl Moon is our next story.
BOOK REPORTS: Posters (and AR test) are due on September 29th.
Reading (5/6): A biography about Roberto Clemente is our next story. Ask us what sport he played.
Creative Writing (7/8): **There is a quiz this Thursday on the parts of an essay. Our new assignment is to describe 3 healthy ways to handle stress.
"Carry each other's burdens."