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Nicole Holthouse - Third Grade  (Send e-mail)

December 10th - 14th
Holthouse Hero of the Week: Maryann March
Book Reviewer of the Week:
Nate Waszak
"Don't Read This Book Before Bed" by Anna Clay Bourne
"It is a scary book about Robert the doll. My opinion is that this is a great book because I love scary books. I would recommend this book to people who like to read scary books."

Weekly Curriculum Overview:
**Reading: We will continue our quarter 2 unit, "Story of My Life." Throughout this unit we will discuss our essential question, "What causes change?"
This week we will read several fiction texts and identify from whose point of view the story is being told from (1st or 3rd person).
(RL 3.1, 3.6)

**Math: Module: 3 Properties of Multiplication and Division.
Lessons 17-20
This week we will use the multiplication table to identify patterns, solve word problems involving all 4 operations, multiply with 10's and the associative property. End-Mod will be taken next Wednesday & Thursday.
*Students are encouraged to Zearn at home.
* We have started our multiplication challenge! Students will practice multiplication fact families daily at school. Students will take a 1 minute timed test on Fridays in order to pass onto the next set of facts. We will be making and practicing flash cards at school. Students will bring multiplication cards home to study as well. Thank you for your support at home!

**Writing: We will be working on informational writing.

**Science: We will continue learning about forces and motion. This week we will do straw rocket experiments.

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This week in class

Monday
*12/10 T Day: Art & P.E.

Homework:
Math: HW 3.17, practice multiplication cards
Reading: Read 20 min.
Other: Biography choice due Friday



Tuesday
*12/11* I Day: STEM & P.E.

Homework:
Math: HW 3.18, practice multiplication cards
Reading: Read 20 min.
Other: Biography choice due Friday




Wednesday
*12/12 G Day: P.E.

Homework:
Math: HW 3.19, practice multiplication cards
Reading: Read 20 min.
Other: Biography choice due Friday




Thursday
*12/13* E Day: Spanish & PE

Homework:
Math: HW 3.20, practice multiplication cards
Reading: Read 20 Min.
Other: Biography choice due tomorrow




Friday
*12/14: R Day: Music, Library, & P.E.

Have a great weekend!


 
 

Important Dates

1/17/2010
Neon Spirit Day

2/20/2018
Holiday Sweater Spirit Day

12/13/2018
Chicago Bears Spirit Day

12/19/2018
End Module Assessment

12/21/2018
Early Dismissal

1/10/2019
Pajama Day

1/24/2019
Inside-Out Spirit Day

1/31/2019
Class Color Spirit Day: RED

 
 

Downloads List

Curriculum Night Power Point [9/5/2018]
Eureka Math Parent Letter [8/24/2017]
Theme Thursdays: December & January [12/5/2018]

 
 

Cool Links

Conference Flip Grid Video
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Key Details Padlet
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Kid-Friendly Search Engine
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Language Arts: Singular & Plural Nouns
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Math Fact Practice
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Math Flash Cards
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Math: Great Minds
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Math: Zearn
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Multiplication Games
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PADLET Formative
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Science: Blizzard
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Science: Building a Roller Coaster
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Science: Drought
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Science: Drought 2
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Science: Flood
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Science: Flood 2
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Science: Hurricane 2
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Science: Hurricanes
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Science: Tornado
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Science: Tornado 2
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Student Typing Practice
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