Good morning! Welcome back from Thanksgiving break!

This week, we are:

Math: solving two-step word problems involving all four operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division). There is a homework assignment that is due on Thursday. Students should be using the strategy that is in their journals and practiced in class. Students are aware that they must ALWAYS show their work!

Writing: practicing presentations for Expert Day on WEDNESDAY at 8:00 am! On Thursday, students will reflect on their informational writing skills by revising the informational writing piece they created during the first week of school. In addition, presentations/visuals for the Expert Day are due TOMORROW!

Reading: referring to parts of stories, dramas, and poems and explaining on how each piece builds on each other (chapters, scenes, and stanzas).

Language Arts: adding prefixes and/or suffixes to root words to change its meaning.

Science: investigating fossils as evidence of organisms from long ago. There is a homework assignment for fossils due Friday.

Social Studies: describing how Frederick Douglass expanded freedoms and rights for Americans. The Branches of Government homework assignment is due on Friday.

Important Information

Third Grade Awards: The Third Grade Awards will take place on Tuesday, January 10th at 8:00 am. Stayed tuned for more information!

Winter Party: Our class winter party will take place on Tuesday, December 20 in the afternoon. Invitations with more information will be sent home soon.

Class Wish List: Extra snacks, items for treasure box

Winterfest: 

“COME AND SEE SANTA THIS SATURDAY AT TEASLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

All proceeds benefit the Teasley Treble Tones Chorus Spring Musical

Purchase your tickets using this link:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/teasley-elementary-school-winterfest-2016-tickets-29519796506

: winterfest-2016

Science Fair: See this flyer from Mrs. Sumners for more information about the Science Fair! science-fair-16-17

Barnes and Noble Night: Come see your favorite teachers read holidays books and wrap presents at Barnes and Noble on Thursday, December 8th! Miss Nichols will be reading at 5:10 as well as other times throughout the evening!