Gr. 3 Word Wall Words

Friday, 9 November 2018

Week of November 12, 2018

Week # 10


Reminders:

  • Please sign your child's agenda daily and sign and return page 2 of Progress Report.
  • Thank you for reading with your child daily (RED)
  • The theme for our Christmas basket is Christmas Decorations. Donations to our Class basket will be greatly appreciated.
  • Spaghetti Night will be on Thursday, November 22, 2018.

Looking Ahead to this Week:

Wednesday, November 14, 2018: Photo Retakes
Thursday, November 15, 2018: Library Book Exchange and Popcorn Day. Parent/Teacher Interviews from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Booking is online).
Friday, November 16, 2018: P.D. Day - No School
                             
                           
                             
* Word Wall Words are: let's discover, enough, went, when. Completed sentences are due Thursday.
We are continuing with Number Sense and Numeration. Here is a place value exercise called Crack the Code.
Each block is given a value of either 1000, 100, 10 or 1. Then the value of the entire picture is calculated.

Saturday, 3 November 2018

Week of November 5, 2018

Week # 9


Reminders:

  • Please sign your child's agenda daily and sign and return page 2 of Progress Report.
  • Thank you for reading with your child daily (RED)
  • The theme for our Christmas basket is Christmas Decorations. Donations to our Class basket will be greatly appreciated.

Looking Ahead to this Week:



Thursday, November 8, 2018: Library Book Exchange
Friday, November 9, 2018: Remembrance Day Service - 10:45.
                                   
                                 
                                   


* Word Wall Words are: there, they're, their, before, and first. Completed sentences are due Friday.
We are continuing with Number Sense and Numeration. Here is an explanation for place value. https://www.khanacademy.org/math/pre-algebra/pre-algebra-arith-prop/pre-algebra-place-value/v/place-value-1

Monday, 29 October 2018

Week of October 29,2018

Week # 8


Reminders:

  • Please sign your child's agenda daily
  • Thank you for reading with your child daily (RED). I will collect the folders on November 1, 2108, to view progress.

Looking Ahead to this Week:


Monday, October 29, 2018:
Wednesday, October 31, 2018: Halloween- Wear Black and Orange.
Thursday, November 1, 2018: Library Book Exchange
                                     Popcorn Day                                 
                                     Report Cards go home.


* No Word Wall Words this week.
We are continuing with Number Sense and Numeration. Question: A student is asked how many tens are in the number 412. Do you think that there is more than one answer? Explain.
Sample Response: Yes, since you could model it as 4 hundreds, 1 ten and 2 ones or as 41 tens and 2 ones.

Monday, 22 October 2018

Week of October 22, 2018

Week # 7

Reminders:

  • Please sign your child's agenda daily
  • Thank you for reading with your child daily (RED).

Looking Ahead to this Week:


Monday, October 22, 2018:  Grandfather Teaching Guest Speaker Roy Barnes
Wednesday, October 24, 2018: Pizza Day
Thursday, October 25, 2018: Library Book Exchange
Friday, October 26, 2018: Bake Sale for Social Justice Club

* Word Wall Words are: getting, pretty, prettier, prettiest, beautiful. Completed sentences are due Friday.
We are beginning a new math strand: Number Sense and Numeration. Have your child look in newspapers or on the Internet for stories with numbers that are greater than 10 and less than 100 and are written out in words. What do those numbers represent? How would you write them in standard form ie Forty (word form), 40 (standard form).

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Week of October 15, 2018

Week # 6

Reminders:

  • Please read through with your child the first 4 (white pages) of the student agenda outlining School Information and Procedures.
  • Please sign your child's agenda daily

Looking Ahead to this Week:

Tuesday, October 16, 2018:  Book Fair Preview
Thursday, October 18, 2018: Book Fair Purchase and Popcorn Day


* Word Wall Words are: to, too, two, laughed was,. Completed sentences are due Friday.
** Library book exchange will be Thursday, October 25, 2018.

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Week of October 9, 2018

Week # 5

A Thanksgiving prayer written by a student in my class


Reminders:

  • Please read through with your child the first 4 (white pages) of the student agenda outlining School Information and Procedures.
  • Please sign your child's agenda daily

Looking Ahead to this Week:

Tuesday, October 9, 2018: Thanksgiving Liturgy


* Word Wall Words are: city, countries, community, schools, excited. Completed sentences are due Friday.
** Library book exchange is Thursday.

***  Smile! Picture Day is Friday, October 12, 2018

Monday, 1 October 2018

Week of October 1, 2018

Week #4

Last week we had engineering students from the University of Ottawa come into the classroom. Students worked on learning to code with Scratch. What a great learning experience!


Reminders:

  • Please read through with your child the first 4 (white pages) of the student agenda outlining School Information and Procedures.
  • Please sign your child's agenda daily

Looking Ahead to this Week:

Monday, October 1, 2018: Orange Shirt Day
https://youtu.be/JKWR2KHIoEg

* Word Wall Words are: until, very, want, who, was. Completed sentences are due Thursday
** Library book exchange is Thursday.
*** Friday, October 5, 2018, is a P.D. Day
**** Monday, October 8, 2018, is Thanksgiving