Grade 3

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Academic Highlights

Reading- We are continuing with Unit 3. We will read Fiction and Narrative Nonfiction this month. We are studying present, past, and future tenses. We will also learn more about irregular verbs.

Math- We are mastering multiplication facts 0-12. We are starting Topic 7 Division Meanings.

Phonics/Spelling- We are studying vowel digraphs and syllables.

Science- We are learning about light and matter. We will also study snowflakes.

Social Studies- We are studying culture celebrations.

Religion- We are studying Epiphany and continuing our religious education.

 

Classroom Highlights

Morning Message

Every morning we start our day with Morning Message. Students will answer a question on the board after they are unpacked. Here are a few of our favorites.

 

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Postcard Exchange

We are enrolled in a Postcard Exchange with classrooms all across the United States. We send each of these classrooms a postcard from our state of Connecticut. We teach them some interesting facts about our home state. In return, we receive a postcard from their classroom and learn about the state they live in. So far we have received postcards from New York, Hawaii, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Mississippi, and North Carolina.

 

December Highlights

Contraction Surgery

 

 

 

January Read Aloud