Tuesday, November 24, 2015

This Week in Grade 3...

Hello, 

We are just under 4 weeks from the holidays. Time is flying. We are vey thankful that Mr. Beric came in last week to tell us about Engineering and Strong and Stable Structures. We will continue this unit until Christmas time. For now until Christmas, we are going to be talking about Point of View in language. 


This weeks schedule: 
Monday: Reading pages 42-44
Tuesday: N/A
Wednesday: Bring in RAC; Language Test on Nouns; Mission Bake Sale 
Thursday: Mr. Merkus away; Spelling Test - List #9
Friday: Library; Memory Work - Luke 2:1-2; Math Test - Subtraction

List #9

slight
sleeve
sloppy
silver
slumber
slippery
slender
strain
straight
strike
stray
strange
strawberry
instrument
Swiss
sweet
swallow
switch
sweater
swamp
your
you’re
very
everybody
won’t

Vocabulary:

inquire: to ask about

prompt: on time

transform: to change


Monday, November 16, 2015

This Week in Grade 3...

Hello Parents, 

Here's what is happening this week. 


Monday: Read pages 28-31 - look for nouns
Tuesday: Bible Test
Wednesday: Pizza Lunch; Bring in RAC
Thursday: Spelling Test - List #8
Friday: Memory Work - Psalm 34:13; Library; Guest Speaker 


List #8

cracker
cricket
microwave
creature
crocodile
scramble
scribble
scrub
Scripture
scrape
squint
squash
square
squad
squirrel
snowball
snake
snuggle
sneeze
snail
excellent
receive
believe
of
off

Vocabulary:

comprehend: to understand

enormous: very, very big


misplace: to put in the wrong place

Material strength:

We are testing different materials to see how strong they are. We found out that some can hold a lot more weight than others!




Wednesday, November 11, 2015

This Week

Hello, 
I am so sorry that this was posted this late. 


Here's what has happened/will happen this week: 

Tuesday: Reading story on page 20
Wednesday: Remembrance Day; Hotdog Lunch; Bring in RAC
Thursday: Spelling Test - List #7
Friday: Memory Work - John 14:6; Library


List #7

splitting
splendid
splint
splatter
splinter
spray
spread
sprout
spring
sprinkle
twirl
twilight
twinkle
twice
twelfth
Spanish
special
spatter
sparkle
speak
November
Columbus
eight
weigh
neighbour

Vocabulary:

dictate: to say for another to copy

quarrel: to argue


bouquet: a bunch of flowers

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Looking for guest speakers...

Hello,
I'm looking for a structural engineer and/or a construction worker to come into our classroom to answer our questions on structures! If you know of anyone, please send me an email! :)

THANKS!

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Grade 3 playing their flutophones!

video
Unfortunately I am not allowed to put videos of the students on here, but here is a blacked out video for you to listen to your students playing their flutophones! ENJOY! :) 

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Short Week

Hello,

Here is what we are doing this week.

Monday: Bring in artifact; Read pages 8-11
Tuesday:
Wednesday: Library; Memory Work - John 14:14; Bring in RAC
Thursday: PA DAY
Friday: PA DAY

NO SPELLING TEST THIS WEEK.

There has been a lot of interest in taking care of the rabbits. I will be setting up a google doc of sorts for people to sign up in the future.

Thanks and have an amazing weekend with your family.