MOSS MADNESS RED RIBBON WEEK Be respectful, Be responsible, Be safe October 22-26 3rd GRADE ACADEMICS READING: What Do Illustrators Do? and Jack Draws a Beanstalk ESSENTIAL QUESTION: How Do pictures help to tell a story? READING TARGETS: Students will use text and graphic features to comprehend the story and will continue to sequence events. READING VOCABULARY: imagine, tools, illustrate, scribbles, sketches, tracing, research, textures STELLAR SPELLER LIST: three, scrap, street, spring, thrill, scream, strange, throw, string, scrape, spray, threw, strong, scratch, think, straight, scramble, think, male, mail TEST FRIDAY T.T.T. and Alternate Packet are due on THURSDAY! Alternate List: driftwood, waterfront, cardboard, junkyard, sunburn, beanstalk, quicksand, textbook, landmark, gingerbread TEST THURSDAY MATH: Chapter 6 Understand Division X6 Quiz Wednesday, October 24th Multiplication Quizzes: The quizzes will consist of 100 problems. Students will have six minutes to complete the quiz with a 70% or better. They will have three tries to get 70% or better. The quizzes are organized from factors 2-9. Quizzes will be on Wednesdays. ENGLISH: Nouns SCIENCE: Objects and Motion TEST TUESDAY SOCIAL STUDIES: Life in the Colonies YOU NEED TO KNOW… PLEASE RETURN PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCE confirmation sheet (green sheet) by Nov. 9. THANK YOU! STUDENT OF THE WEEK: CONGRATULATIONS JACOB! BOX TOPS: Send in your box tops to help our school purchase valuable supplies. It can also help our class win a prize! October BOOK-IT: Due on or before October 31 for TWO prizes. One prize will be a free personal pan pizza from Pizza Hut and the other is a mystery prize each month from me. Happy Reading! Red Ribbon Week Monday: Wear Red Tuesday: Wear Hawaiian clothing Wednesday: Wear team jerseys OR Spirit Wear Thursday: dress like a super hero Friday: Wear Pajamas October Birthdays Tanner 9th If you choose to bring treats, please ensure they are considered healthy by the standards set by the state of Illinois and our school board. The list is available in our district handbook. Some items to consider are pencils, erasers, or stickers. We have 19 students in our classroom. WEATHER: Since the weather is getting chilly please remind your child to wear appropriate clothing. OUR SCHEDULE: Monday: PE and Music, Tuesday: PE, Wednesday: Art (every other week) PE, and Music, Thursday: Technology, PE and Library, Friday: PE.