Mark your Calendars:
Red Ribbon Week~
Tuesday, October 18, Don’t Let Drugs Find You, Wear Camouflage
Wednesday, October 19, Be Bright, Don’t Do Drugs, Wear Neon
HPHS Student Council will visit classrooms at 8:15
Thursday, October 20, Team Up Against Drugs, Wear Team Color/Jersey
Friday, October 21, Dream Big, Dress Up What You Want to Be When You Grow Up
October 25, 6:30-8:00pm: Greg Tang Math Night.
Click on the following link to sign up https://goo.gl/forms/IpbQSXDsvKuGU3bI3
Wed, Oct 26, Picture Retake Day
October 28th: Early Release Day; 1:00
Week 8 Targets:
We will be buzzing into our third grade curriculum and will be focusing on the following topics this week:
Math Workshop- Adding and Subtracting whole numbers, Unit 2 and 3 Math Test on Thursday, Money- identifying coins, recognizing value, writing using symbols
Problem solving skill- Visualizing
Number Talks- Addition: Adding Up in Chunks
Reader's Workshop- We will be Reading to Learn: by Grasping Main Ideas in Nonfiction Text, Becoming an expert at Nonfiction and teaching others, and Tackling difficult Text.
Read Aloud- “Gorillas”
Science- Explaining adaptations, habitat, survival traits, characteristics, and life span.
Social Studies- Using timelines to describe our community
Mentor Sentences- “Gorillas” Noticing commas as a way to list items in a series.
Words Their Way- Study word patterns. Next test will be on October 21st.
Writer's Workshop- We will be studying the Art of Information Writing: by Continuing to draft nonfiction pieces, Looking back and setting new goals, Studying mentor text for more elaboration strategies.
THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO TO SUPPORT YOUR DEAR CHILD!
WE HAD SOME LETTUCE TODAY THAT THEY HAD PLANTED! :)