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Nicole Stauffacher - Third Grade  (Send e-mail)

Reading:
We will continue working on our literature skills of recounting a story, character motivation and actions, how a story builds, and how an illustration works with a text to give important information. We will be working on these skills with the novel, Stone Fox and various Legends.
Our outcome assessment is scheduled for this Friday, February 23rd.
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Writing:

We are working on prose constructed response this week. The students are using information from two texts to compose an essay that answers a prompted question.

We will also begin our unit on writing fractured fairy tales this week.
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WTW & Word Inquiry

We will continue with Word Inquiry this week. We worked with the base “spect” this week, and will look at words that are in a family with the base “spect”. We will also begin our next list in WTW. The students will work on various activities throughout the week.

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Math:
Tuesday: Module 5, Lesson 8- Represent parts of one whole as fractions with number bonds
Homework: Lesson 8, Zearn/Khan, Practice facts

Wednesday: Module 5, Lesson 9- Build and write fractions greater than one whole using unit fractions
Homework: Lesson 9, Zearn/Khan, Practice Facts

Thursday: Module 5, Lesson 10- Compare unit fractions by reasoning about their size using fraction strips, Skill Check
Homework: Lesson 10, Zearn/Khan, Practice Facts

Friday: Module 5, Lesson 11- Compare unit fractions with different-sized models representing the whole
Homework: Zearn/Khan, Practice Facts


***We will continue to take facts tests on Fridays. We will have multiple opportunities to practice facts in class, but please review with your child at home too!


Don’t forget to Zearn at home.
The students should be within two Zearn lessons of what we are working on in class.

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Science/Social Studies: We will continue our unit on magnets this week, finishing up by Wednesday.

We will begin our next Social Studies unit on Native Americans this week as well. We will focus on 5 different regions of the United States and the Native Americans whom live(d) there.
 
 

This week in class

Tuesday
Homework:
Read 20 mins.
Module 5 Lesson 8
Zearn

Wednesday
Homework:
Read 20 mins.
Module 5 Lesson 9
Zearn


Thursday
Homework:
Read 20 mins.
Module 5 Lesson 10
Zearn

Friday
Homework:
Read 20 mins.
Zearn

****No School****

 
 

Important Dates

2/18/2019
Presidents' Day---No School

2/19/2019
Hot Lunch Chicken Rings

2/26/2019
Music Boosters Giordano's Pizza

3/1/2019
School Improvement Day--1/2 day for students 12:05 Dismissal

3/5/2019
Chorus Boosters Hot Lunch-Aurelio’s Pizza

3/8/2019
Education Foundation Dinner

3/12/2019
Athletic Booster Hot Lunch-Aurelio’s Pizza

3/14/2019
Around the World @ HCMS 5:30-8:00 pm

3/19/2019
Special Olympics Hot Lunch--Pizza Mia Mostaccioli

3/25/2019
Spring Break Week

4/1/2019
School Resumes

4/2/2019
Hot Lunch Villa Rosa--Hot Dog

4/5/2019
FSP Smoothie Day

4/9/2019
Chorus Boosters Hot Lunch-Aurelio’s Pizza

4/16/2019
Athletic Booster Hot Lunch-Aurelio’s Pizza

4/19/2019
Non-Attendance Day

4/22/2019
Non-Attendance Day

4/23/2019
Hot Lunch-Chicken Tenders

4/30/2019
Education Foundation Hot Lunch-Pizza

5/3/2019
School Improvement Day--1/2 day for students 12:05 Dismissal

5/7/2019
Music Boosters Giordano's Pizza

5/14/2019
Athletic Booster Hot Lunch-Aurelio’s Pizza

5/17/2019
FSP Smoothie Day

5/21/2019
Education Foundation Hot Lunch--Aurelio's Pizza

5/27/2019
Memorial Day--No School

5/28/2019
Hot Lunch-Villa Rosa Hamburger

6/4/2019
Last Day of School--If no snow days are used.

6/11/2019
**Last Day of school is ALL snow days are used.

 
 

Downloads List

Eureka Parent letter 2017.docx [7/13/2017]
Student Council Application [1/21/2019]

 
 

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