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Welcome Parents!. Welcome to third grade. I am glad you are here! Mrs . Summers c [email protected] Daily Schedule. 7 :55 – 8 :15 Morning Work – Math Boxes 8 :15 – 9:00 Social Studies/Science 9:00 – 9 :15 Recess 9 :15 – 10:10 Writing

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Welcome parents

Welcome Parents!

Welcome to third grade.

I am glad you are here!

Mrs. Summers

[email protected]


Daily schedule

Daily Schedule

7:55 – 8:15 Morning Work – Math Boxes

8:15 – 9:00 Social Studies/Science

9:00 – 9:15 Recess

9:15 – 10:10 Writing

10:10 – 11:45 Literacy Block

11:45 – 12:30 Lunch/Recess

12:30 – 12:45 Read Aloud

12:45 – 1:45 Math

1:45– 2:30 Specials

a=PE; b=TECH;

c=Music; d=Library


Third grade homework

Third GradeHomework

  • Folders will go home weekly on either Friday or Monday & need to be returned the following Friday – the due dates will be on the front cover of the homework

  • Reading Log

    • At least 100 minutes per week

    • Math 4 Today and Language Arts 4

      - Review of third grade curriculum

  • Spelling

    • Practice per your child’s needs

      They need to try their best!


Parent support

Parent Support

  • Schedule time for homework

  • Provide appropriate environment & materials (let me know if you need some materials)

  • Provide help & positive support as necessary

  • Communicate questions & concerns to the teacher

  • (email is the best: [email protected])

  • Volunteer(complete the online back ground check first)

  • Remember it is “WE”

    Together “WE” are

    stronger!


Odds and ends

Odds and Ends

  • Birthdays

    • Invitations to all parties must be mailed from home – too many hurt feelings!

    • No “treats”- school policy

  • Illnesses

    • If your child is sick, then home and rest are the best

  • Transportation

    • If your child’s transportation schedule changes from it’s typical routine, please provide a note or email

  • Please be sure to check in at the office each time you come into the school!

  • Fall Conferences will be the week of Halloween

  • Two Field Trips – November 13th and another in the spring

  • OAKs test – it begins this year!


New school language

New School Language

  • The Common Core

    • Rigorous, consistent, & continuity amongst 46 states

  • Learning Targets

    • Specific content and language standards to be taught

  • Curriculum

    • District-wide materials and how students are taught

  • New Report Card


Welcome parents

Math

  • Multiplication and Division problems with 100

    • With fluency

    • Variety of strategies

    • Multi-step word problems

  • Fractions

    • Express, model, and compare

  • Geometry

  • Measurement and Data

    • Time (elapsed)

    • Graphing

  • Beaverton Learning Targets

    • Everyday Mathematics

    • Every Day Calendar

      • Investigations

      • Math 4 Today


Literacy reading

Literacy– Reading

  • Students will develop through daily instruction & practice

    • Comprehension strategies

    • Fluency

    • Vocabulary – RobustVocabulary

    • Reading to perform task

  • Daily reading will include

    • Whole group & small group instruction and individual conferences

    • Individual reading D.E.A.R.

    • Appropriately leveled trade books

    • A variety of genres

  • Your help is needed 10:30-11:30 daily


Language arts writing

Language Arts – Writing

  • Three writing forms will be taught:

    • Opinion Writing

      • Organized structure and thought

    • Informative/explanatory Writing

      • Facts, details, connections and conclusion statement

    • Narrative Writing

      • Characters, setting, dialogue, and signal events with a sense of closure

    • Also, just for fun Poetry and journal writing!


Language arts handwriting

Language Arts – Handwriting

Manuscript and cursive will both be taught and used in third grade

Hint: spelling

words will come

home in cursive in January!

Inspire pride in personal work appearance


Spelling

Spelling

  • Harcourt’s StoryTown

    • Weekly phonics and word patterns

    • Teaches sounds, blends, & rules of spelling

      • Pretest on Monday – words sent home with students

      • Posttest on last day of the week


Social studies

Social Studies

  • Participating as a Responsible Citizen in Our Community

  • Goods and Services

  • Young Geographers

  • Neighborhoods and Communities Change Over Time


Science

Science

  • Energy

    • Common forms and uses

    • Sun as a source

    • Seasonal weather patterns

    • The Earth as a planet

  • Heredity

    • Lifecyclesof plants and

      animals

  • Matter

    • Solids, liquids and Gases

    • Properties of objects

  • Engineering Design

    • Design and test a prototype

    • Carry out an investigation


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