Students from 111
presenting their Mystery
cereal box book reports.
Mystery book reports in 112.
Religion: On Monday, March 18th, as part of our Easter preparation our students will be participating in the Sacrament of Reconciliation. On Tuesday we will attend an all school Mass. On March 21 the third graders will be leading the Stations of the Cross at 2:15 in the afternoon. Please join us for this lovely Lenten prayer tradition. Each student will recite the March prayer on March 29th.
Phonics: Students will be reviewing prefixes, suffixes base words and dividing words into syllables. They will have unit 6 test on Friday March 22nd.
Language: The March poem will be recited on Tuesday, March 19th.
Spelling: This week spelling unit # 26 consists of words that have double consonants in the middle of the word and a “y” ending. Words tested will be: carry, bunny, happy, muddy, berry, furry, puppy, sorry, merry, jelly, hurry, pretty, cherry, worry and funny. The Unit 26 tests will be on Friday, March 22nd.
Reading: We will have the concluding test on the novel, The Year of Miss Agnes on Wednesday, March 20th. The test on this novel will be multiple choice and a few student written answers. Students will be able to use the novel, their packet, the character review sheet, and other Miss Agnes papers during the test. The April book report is special. Third graders have a Biography Book Report Presentation to which parents are invited to attend. Each student will read a different biography and will “dress up” as the character that they read about. The presentations will be on the morning of Thursday, April 11th. Room 112 will present at 8:15 am and room 111 will present their reports at 9:15 am. We hope that you can come. Details about the biography book report went home on 3/13/19. Students must have their “biography person” approved.
Grammar: Students continue to practice various grammar skills every day. The next grammar quiz will be on Friday, March 22nd.
Math: Students will be learning about fractions as we begin unit 8. The weekly Simple Solutions Quiz will be on Friday, March 22nd.
Science: On Thursday. March 21st we will be going on our Agriculture Field Trip to the Children’s Farm in Palos Park. This is sponsored by the Cook County Farm Bureau. Please have students dress warmly if it is cold since we will be in barns and outside.
- Lunch/Recess Volunteers: 111 and 112 would love it if you could volunteer for recess & lunch supervision. Third grade has recess/lunch from 11:30 – 12:15. Please see the class page to sign up or click the link below:
Specials Next Week:
Mon. D…..111 Science Lab 112 Art & Spanish
Tues. E…..111 Music & TLC 112 Science Lab
Wed. F…..111 TLC & Library 112 Music & TLC
Thurs. A….111 Field trip 112 Field trip & Science Lab
Fri. B…..111 Gym & Science Lab 112 Library, Music & TLC
- Speech and Language Screenings – March 20
- Dining for Dollars at Portillo’s – March 20
- 2019 Spring Auction – March 30 (Auction Proceeds Help our School’s Operating Budget)
- Aspire testing April 1- 5
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