October 11th Update

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Congrats to our “Caring”n Lunch Bunch winners! Next month’s lunch bunch will be attended by two principled students from each class, and the Grade 3 Team!

Math:

How are addition & subtraction related?

Why is it important to know my basic math facts?

What are different strategies I can use for addition?

 

Recommended IXL Skills:

Addition: C.1-C.16

Subtraction: D.1-D.9

Numbers & Comparing: A.9

 

***Please note that these are all of the IXL skills for this unit, so they will not change for a while. It is recommended that your child start with the first skill in each category, and more up sequentially as the skills build on one another.

Reading:

How do readers collect the most important parts of a story retell it to a friend?

How do readers use what’s happened in a story so far to make a prediction about what might happen next?

How can readers record their think?

Raz Kids

Epic!

Writing:

How can I make the reader interested from the very beginning? (lead)

Why rewrite a story?

How can I use a mentor text to improve my own writing?

Unit of Inquiry:

What are characteristics of a leader?

What are some types of governments and leaders?

What responsibilities do individuals have within systems?

Why do people make governments?

**words in bold indicate recommended vocabulary to review with your child**

 

Dates to Remember:

October 15-16 CAT 4 Testing in the morning (one day for each class)

October 17-18 Picture Day!

October 21-25 Fall Break!

Halloween details to come!


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