3rd Grade

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February 27, 2017
1. Spelling- write the first 10 words 3x each.
2. Math- page 851 . Pearson Online Quick Check
3. Grammar- page 57
4. Yellow Dot Multiplication
5. Read!
6. Scholastic Book Order Due tomorrow!

February 28, 2017

March 1, 2017

March 2, 2017
March 3, 2017

 thumb, gnaw, written, know, climb, design, wrist, crumb, assign, wrench, knot, wrinkle, lamb, knob, knit, wrestler, bologna, cologne, honeycomb, and knickknack.


  1. Incredible-  hard to believe
  2. Lofty- tall, or high off the ground
  3. Noble- belonging to a high social class
  4. Search- to look for something
  5. Stinging- having sharp pain
  6. Survivors- people who remain alive after an event where others have died
  7. Topic- a subject
  8. Unseen- not seen
  9. Waterless- without water


This week we will be thinking about what we observe in different environments. Our comprehension skills this week is cause and effect. Our comprehension strategy is predict and set purpose for reading. Our spelling and phonics skill is consonant patterns wr, kn, gn, st, and mb. Our vocabulary words will help us to learn about prefixes and suffixes through word structure. In grammar we will be learning about irregular verbs. We will continue reading Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater. This week we will be talking about President’s Day. 

MATH:​ Topic 6: Connect Area to Multiplication and Addition
Lesson 6-1: Cover Regions
Lesson 6-2: Area: Nonstandard Units
Lesson 6-3: Area: Standard Units
Lesson 6-4: Area of Squares and Rectangles
Lesson 6-5: Apply Properties: Area and the Distributive Property
Lesson 6-6: Apply Properties: Area of Irregular Shapes

Vocabulary: area, unit square, square unit, estimate

RELIGION: ​Unit 2: Jesus, Our Lord and Savior
This unit focuses on the call to serve the Kingdom of God. Jesus invites us to be helpers in the Kingdom of God, serving and caring for others. In this unit children will learn the following concepts. 
Session 6: Jesus' Good News
Jesus teaches us how to love the Father, others and ourselves.
Session 7: Following Jesus
Jesus calls us to love God and others. 
Session 8: Jesus Gathers Disciples
Jesus invitees hiss followers to enter the Kingdom of God
Session 9: Jesus Dies and Rises
Through Jesus' Death and Resurrection  we receive Salvation 

 Vocabulary: monastery, conversion, Gospel, mission, Paschal Mystery

SCIENCE: How Animals Live
We will discover:
-ways animals are grouped.
-how an animal's body and its behavior help it survive.
-how animals grow and change.
-that many animals today resemble animals that lived long ago. 

Vocabulary: trait, vertebrate, larva, pupa, adaptation, inherited, migrate, hibernate

We will be learning about China and Chinese New Year.