Grade 3 (Mrs. Wheatley)

Greetings Parents/Guardians, 

Hopefully everyone is staying warm!  It"s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is right around the corner.


A few things to remember:

Battle of the Books will not meet this week due to an unexpected appointment.

There will be a Thanksgiving Feast for the whole school on Thursday 11/21. If your child does not want to have a turkey dinner on thay day, he/she may bring their own lunch.


 Student Work

Spelling- Students will be working on Prefixes un-, re-, mis-, and dis-. There will be a test on Friday.

Language Arts-   Students will be working on types of sentences. Students will be giiven a simple sentence and will have to "sretch " it to make it more interesting. We will continue to review parts of speech.

Writing- Students will be working in their ELA notebooks. They will also be writing thank you notes to friends and family.

Reading-   Students will read the story "Prudy's Problem' and reviewing Main Ideas and Details.We will also be working in our Phonics book.

Vocabulary Workshop- We will begin to work on Unit 5. The test for Unit 5 will be on Tuesday 11/26.

The students are doing well in Spanish.

Math- we are working on Place Value, Rounding, Number Lines, and making an Organized List. We are also practicing Addition and Subtraction facts, and Addition and Subtraction Properties. We will work on using Mental Math to add and subtract.

Science-  We will be working on a unit on Simple Machines.

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