1.08.2018

January 8th

READING: analyzing characters


MATH: Unit 5: Division

VOCABULARY:
1- ripe, embrace, irate, legible, seek

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.
Words are: object, am, rule, among, noun - Test Friday

WRITING: Opinion speech writing

SOCIAL STUDIES: Major U.S. Cities (Study Guide Monday/Quiz Friday)

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling/map/math tests

Dates to Remember: 
January 15th - MLK Day: No School
January 18th - Arts Resolution Night @ 6:00
January 26th - Boosterthon Fun Run
February 15th - Science Fair @ 6:00
February 19th - President's Day - No School
February 20th - Parent Conferences - No School
March 23rd - April 1st - Spring Break

Spirit Nights:
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

12.15.2017

December 18th

IT'S A 3 DAY WEEK! Wednesday is a half day. 

Holiday themed ELA and Math Review Monday and Tuesday.
No spelling or vocabulary this week.
Tuesday is PJ Day.  Students can wear PJs and bring blankets.

Dates to Remember: 
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Brunch Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break
January 4th - 1st day of school for 2018
January 15th - MLK Day: No School

Spirit Nights:
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick-Fil-A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

12.08.2017

December 11th

READING: holiday review (reader's theater, poetry, point of view, figurative language)


MATH: Unit 4: Fractions/Measurement Study Guide Home Tuesday/Unit 4 Test Monday

VOCABULARY
1- gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense
2- lob, tremble, skeptic, propose, inflate 
3- isolated, alter, gullible, emphasize, novice 
4- clarify, spare, strain, remain, exotic
5- glee, snatch, dangle, hesitate, greedy
6- disgruntled, imitate, extravagant, witty, observe 
7- infinite, faint, urgent, fret, disperse
8- partial, elaborate, conceal, blunt, precise (Quiz Friday)

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.
Words are: filled, heat, full, half, check - Test Friday

WRITING: Informational Research

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling/vocab/math tests

Dates to Remember: 
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Winter Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break
January 4th - !st day of school for 2018
January 15th - MLK Day: No School

Spirit Nights:
December 12: Barnes and Noble (5:00) Charlie Brown Christmas Production
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

12.04.2017

December 4th

READING: Informational Text (Features, Main Idea, Supporting Details)


MATH: Unit 4: Measurement 

VOCABULARY

1- gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense
2- lob, tremble, skeptic, propose, inflate 
3- isolated, alter, gullible, emphasize, novice 
4- clarify, spare, strain, remain, exotic
5- glee, snatch, dangle, hesitate, greedy
6- disgruntled, imitate, extravagant, witty, observe 
7- infinite, faint, urgent, fret, disperse

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.

Words are: yes, clear, equation, yet, government - Test Friday

WRITING: Informational Research

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling test

Dates to Remember: 
December 7th - Family Holiday Sing Along @ 6:00
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Winter Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break

Spirit Nights:
December 5: Firehouse Subs Goodletsville (4:00-8:00)
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

11.21.2017

November 27th

READING: Informational Text (Features, Main Idea, Supporting Details)


MATH: Unit 4: Measurement (mass,volume)

VOCABULARY

1- gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense
2- lob, tremble, skeptic, propose, inflate 
3- isolated, alter, gullible, emphasize, novice 
4- clarify, spare, strain, remain, exotic
5- glee, snatch, dangle, hesitate, greedy
6- disgruntled, imitate, extravagant, witty, observe (QUIZ FRIDAY)
SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.

Words are: though, language, shape, deep thousands - Test Friday

SOCIAL STUDIES: All 50 States Quiz Friday
Below is the address to the song we are singing in class to help students as they learn the 50 states. 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xo--bheaE0I

WRITING: Informational Research

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling test, vocab, map

Dates to Remember: 
December 7th - Family Holiday Sing Along @ 6:00
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Winter Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break


Spirit Nights:
December 5: Firehouse Subs Goodletsville (4:00-8:00)
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

11.13.2017

November 13th

READING: Informational Text (Features, Main Idea, Supporting Details)

MATH: Unit 4: Measurement (time, elapsed time, mass)

VOCABULARY

1- gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense
2- lob, tremble, skeptic, propose, inflate 
3- isolated, alter, gullible, emphasize, novice 
4- clarify, spare, strain, remain, exotic
5- glee, snatch, dangle, hesitate, greedy

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.

Words are: warm, common, bring, explain, dry - Test Friday

SOCIAL STUDIES: States of the Northeast Region. Study guide in blue folders. Quiz Friday

Below is the address to the song we are singing in class to help students as they learn the 50 states.  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xo--bheaE0I

WRITING: Informational Research 

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling test, daily multiplication quiz, and Northeast map

Dates to Remember: 
November 16th - 3rd Grade Folk Dance @ 6:00
November 22nd - 25th - Thanksgiving Break
December 7th - Family Holiday Sing Along @ 6:00
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Winter Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break


Spirit Nights:
November 14: Texas Roadhouse (4:00-8:00)
December 5: Firehouse Subs Goodletsville (4:00-8:00)
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

11.06.2017

November 6th

READING: Informational Text (Features, Main Idea, Supporting Details)

MATH: Unit 3 TEST on Thursday, Study Guide in Tuesday's folder

VOCABULARY1- gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense2- lob, tremble, skeptic, propose, inflate 3- isolated, alter, gullible, emphasize, novice 4- clarify, spare, strain, remain, exotic Quiz Friday
SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: boat, game, force, brought, understand - Test Friday

SOCIAL STUDIES: States of the Midwest Region. Study guide in blue folders. Quiz Friday


Below is the address to the song we are singing in class to help students as they learn the 50 states.  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xo--bheaE0I

WRITING: Informational Research (Writing introductions) 


Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for Unit 3 Math test, spelling test, daily multiplication quiz, vocabulary quiz, and midwest map


Dates to Remember: 
November 8th - Thanksgiving Lunch @ 12:05
November 9th - Coffee House @ 6:00 (grades 3,4,5)
November 16th - 3rd Grade Folk Dance @ 6:00
November 22nd - 25th - Thanksgiving Break
December 7th - Family Holiday Sing Along @ 6:00
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Winter Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break


Spirit Nights:
November 14: Texas Roadhouse (4:00-8:00)
December 5: Firehouse Subs Goodletsville (4:00-8:00)
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)


10.30.2017

October 30th

READING: analyzing fables, poetry, and dramas

MATH: Unit 2: estimating to add and subtract

VOCABULARY
1- gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense
2- lob, tremble, skeptic, propose, inflate 

3- isolated, alter, gullible, emphasize, novice 

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.
Words are: plane, system, behind, ran, round - Test Friday

WRITING: Beginning informational research

SOCIAL STUDIES: States of the West Region. Study guide in blue folders. Quiz Friday

Below is the address to the song we are singing in class to help students as they learn the 50 states.  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xo--bheaE0I

Homework: 
-Read nightly (write the title of the book on the calendar in take home folders)  
-Study for spelling test, daily math fact quiz, and southeast map

Dates to Remember: 
November 8th - Thanksgiving Lunch @ 12:05
November 9th - Coffee House @ 6:00 (grades 3,4,5)
November 16th - 3rd Grade Folk Dance @ 6:00
November 22nd - 25th - Thanksgiving Break

December 7th - Family Holiday Sing Along @ 6:00
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Winter Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break

Spirit Nights:
November 14: Texas Roadhouse (4:00-8:00)
December 5: Firehouse Subs Goodletsville (4:00-8:00)
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

10.23.2017

October 23rd

READING: determining morals/lessons of stories

MATH: Unit 2: three-digit subtraction


VOCABULARY
1-gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense

2-lob, tremble, skeptic, propose, inflate Quiz Friday


SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit. |
Words are: less, machine, base, ago, stood - Test Friday


WRITING: Narratives - Publishing 


SOCIAL STUDIES: States of the Southeast Region. Study guide in blue folders. Quiz Friday

Below is the address to the song we are singing in class to help students as they learn the 50 states.  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xo--bheaE0I

Homework: 
-Read nightly (write the title of the book on the calendar in take home folders)  
-Study for spelling test, daily math fact quiz, and southeast map

Dates to Remember: 
November 16th - 3rd Grade Folk Dance @ 6:00
November 22nd - 25th - Thanksgiving Break

November 8th - Thanksgiving Lunch @ 12:05

November 9th - Coffee House @ 6:00 (grades 3,4,5)
December 7th - Family Holiday Sing Along @ 6:00
December 20th - Abbreviated Day/Winter Party
December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break


Spirit Nights:
October 23: Pie 5 Spirit Night
November 14: Texas Roadhouse (4:00-8:00)
December 5: Firehouse Subs Goodletsville (4:00-8:00)
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)



10.16.2017

October 16th

READING: Parts of Literature (Stories, Poems, Plays) and Studying Characters through Dramas


MATH: Unit 2: Rounding and 3-digit Addition 

VOCABULARY:1-gradually, merchant, essential, fortunate, immense

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit. |
Words are: stay, green, known, island, week - Test Friday


WRITING: Narratives - Revising/Editing Narratives


SOCIAL STUDIES: North America countries and oceans. Study guide in blue folders. Quiz Friday

Homework: 
-Read nightly (write the title of the book on the calendar in take home folders)  
-Study for spelling test, daily math fact quiz, North America map, and READ!


Dates to Remember: October 19th - Family Math Night at 6:30
October 21st - PTO Trunk of Treat
November 16th - 3rd Grade Folk Dance @ 6:00
November 22nd - 25th - Thanksgiving Break

Spirit Nights:
October 23: Pie 5 Spirit Night
November 14: Texas Roadhouse (4:00-8:00)
December 5: Firehouse Subs Goodletsville (4:00-8:00)
January 23: Nothing Bundt Cake (4:00-8:00)
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

Timed multiplication quizzes begin Tuesday with 2x's facts! Students will need to complete their nightly practice at home and return it the next day prepared for their quiz.They have three minutes to complete the 40 facts.