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3rd Grade

Grade 3: Week of 5/26-5/29

This week, the third grade will…

  • Complete Vocabulary Workshop Unit 15 and continue Grammar Unit 6: Capitalization, Punctuation and Spelling.
  • Practice literacy skills by finding the main idea and determining the author’s purpose in Reading.
  • Apply knowledge of Perimeter and Area concepts to architectural design in Math.
  • Continue Chapter 11: The Parish is Our Home in Religion. Discover the meaning of the symbols in our parish.
  • Conclude our study of Ecosystems in Science.

*Please write your name, date and subject on the top of all of your work.

Please submit classwork to jfrey@olgcahb.org by 6 pm on the dates listed below. You can submit assignments by sending images of your workbook/writing or typing into the body of the email if preferred (when possible). If an assignment is posted to Google Classroom, you can also mark your answers and submit directly.

Tentative Quizzes/Tests:

  • Reading: Peter Pan Comprehension Test – Ch. 10-17 – Due Friday, 5/29
  • Science: Ecosystems Test – Due Friday, 5/29
  • Other assignments: Social Studies: France Writing Assignment – Due Friday, 5/29, Religion: Parish Symbols assignment – Due Friday, 5/29.

Monday 5/26: Memorial Day (no school)

Tuesday 5/26:

*Zoom Meeting at 1:30 pm: Math (bring Area/Perimeter packet #3), Social Studies

  • Vocabulary: Complete Word Study: Analogies 2 on page 157. Send an image of your work. Study Unit 15 words for graded assignment (Match the Meaning and Completing the Sentence pages) on Wed-Thurs.
  • Grammar: Review Lesson 48: Spelling Rules, especially the rules about suffixes on page 216. Check your answers from Part B (page 217) by identifying which rule applies to each word. Send an image of your work. We will continue to practice these rules on Zoom this week.
  • Reading: Peter Pan Comprehension Test on Ch. 10-17 is posted on Google Classroom. Please complete and submit by Friday, 5/29.
  • Math: Complete Area/Perimeter packet #3 (on Google Classroom). We will work on this together on Zoom. Please finish on your own and send an image of your work.
  • Religion: Begin Parish Symbols assignment (description on Google Classroom). Send an image of your work by Friday, 5/29.
  • Science: Study flashcards on Ch. 5: Ecosystems. The test will be available tomorrow and must be submitted by Friday, 5/29.
  • Social Studies: We will discuss the writing assignment on Zoom (I’ll add the notes from the discussion on Google Classroom). Begin developing 2 of your ideas (assignment description is on Google Classroom). Send an image of your work.

Specials:

  • Art – Check your Art Google Classroom page for assignments: Class code: l7w2mto

Wednesday 5/27:

*Zoom Meeting at 1:30 pm: Math

  • Vocabulary: Match the Meaning, page 154. Send an image of your work. *Match the Meaning and Completing the Sentence will count toward a graded assignment for Unit 15. Check all answers before sending.
  • Grammar: Lesson 48: Spelling Rules – Use the suffix rules on page 216 to determine how to add -ed and -ing to the following words: beg, jog, drop, help, wish. Send an image of your work.
  • Reading: Read “What is a Rainforest?” on page 1 of the Reading/Comprehension passages file on Google Classroom. Complete graphic organizer on the right side of the page. Send an image of your work.
  • Math: Begin Area/Perimeter Blueprint project (on Google Classroom). I’ll explain the instructions on Zoom.
  • Religion: Continue Parish Symbols assignment (description on Google Classroom). Send an image of your work by Friday, 5/29.
  • Science: The Ecosystems test is posted on Google Classroom. Please submit by Friday, 5/29.
  • Social Studies: France: Write about 2 more of your ideas for the assignment. If you need help, please let me know when we’re on Zoom today.

Thursday 5/28:

*Zoom Meeting at 1:30 pm: Math

  • Vocabulary: Completing the Sentence, page 156. Send an image of your work. *Match the Meaning and Completing the Sentence will count toward a graded assignment for Unit 15. Check all answers before sending.
  • Grammar: Lesson 49: Words Often Misspelled, page 220. Read through the homophones and their meanings. Use the rules to complete Practice A questions on page 220-221. Send an image of your work.
  • Reading: Read “The Amazon Rainforest” on page 3 of the Reading/Comprehension passages file on Google Classroom. Complete graphic organizer on the right side of the page. Send an image of your work.
  • Math: Continue Area/Perimeter Blueprint project. Send an image of your work by Monday, 6/1.
  • Religion: Continue Parish Symbols assignment (description on Google Classroom). Send an image of your work by Friday, 5/29.
  • Social Studies: France: Write about 1 more idea and illustrate. Send an image of your work by tomorrow.

Specials:

  • Handwriting – Check the Handwriting Google Classroom page for assignments. Class code: qo5j3qw

Friday 5/29:

*No Zoom Meeting today – Continue working on projects as needed.

Due Today:

  • Science: Submit Ecosystems Test (form).
  • Reading: Submit Peter Pan Test (form).
  • Social Studies: Send an image of your writing assignment on France.
  • Religion: Send an image of your Parish Symbols assignment.

Next Week:

  • Math: Complete Area/Perimeter Blueprint project and send an image of your work by Tuesday, 6/2.
  • Study for Religion quiz (open book) on Ch. 11 (next Monday, 6/1).

Specials:

  • Ongoing activities are listed in the Review/Enrichment file on Google Classroom.