Grade 3 (Mrs. Wheatley)

Greetings Parents/Guardians,

I hope you all enjoyed the weekend!

A few things to remember:

Wednesday- Battle of the Books will  meet from 2:30-3-30.

Thursday- Mass at 9:30- Please join us.

 Friday- Valentines Day- students may red for $1.00

              Third Graders may bring valentines and wrapped

               treats or goody bags.

               Chess Club- 2:30-3:30


Hi Student Work:

Please note:

Spelling- Students will have a Spelling Test this Friday

Language Arts-  We will review common and proper nouns. We will start learning about adverbs. We will  practice writing sentences with details. 

Writing- Students will be following the writing process to complete an essay about winter. We will work on editing skills to improve our writing. We will also be writing letters to the students from Japan who will visit in the Spring.

Reading-   Students work on Unit 4.  They will read stories from and complete activities to go with the stories.

Vocabulary Workshop- We will continue to work on Unit 7. We will have a test on Thursday, February 13th. Students should be  studying at home. They received their words at the beginning of this week.  We will also review Unit 7 in class to help students prepare for the test.

The students are doing well in Spanish. They have a test on Thursday.

Math- we are working on adding and subtracting 3 digit numbers, drawing pictures to solve word problems, and multiplication facts. We will start to have quizzes on addition, subtraction, and multiplication facts next week. We will practice at school. Flash cards are helpful for practicing at home.


Science-  We will be finishing up our unit on Simple Machines. We will begin a new unit the week after vacation. 

Social Studies- We will be working on features of urban, suburban, and rural communities. 

Remember that Reading Records are due every Monday

Please check your child’s agenda and green folder daily and return both each day. Thanks!

Have a great week!

Mrs. Wheatley



Monday- Gym and Liturgical Music

Tuesday- Art and Spanish

Wednesday- Music

Thursday- Computers and Spanish

Friday- Library