Week of August 19th

Weekly Reminders

Please help out the STEM LAB! Mrs. Dunford is in need of Empty Cereal Boxes!

Picture Day Tuesday, August 21st

Super Specials Thursday, August 23rd

Homework Due Friday, August 24th

Spelling Test Friday, August 24th

Science Test Friday, August 24th


This week we will focus on the following:

Math: We will work on addition and subtraction word problems.

*Math Test on Rounding Thursday*


Science: we will learn about weathering & erosion and finish up our study on the different types of soil.

*Science Test Friday*


Reading: we will continue our focus on a fiction reading passage this week and discuss all the elements in a story. Reading skill focus: making predictions, sequencing and identifying new vocabulary using context clues.


Grammar: we will learn about plural nouns.


Writing: we will work on a personal narrative – My Summer Vacation

Week of August 12th

We had an AWESOME first full week in Third Grade!!

It was so nice to see so many of you at Open House Thursday night. Please be sure to return your child’s Class T-Shirt order form with the payment as soon as possible.  

Thank you to those parents who have donated to our classroom treasure box. YOU ARE SO APPRECIATED!!

Have a wonderful weekend, and please don’t hesitate to reach out to me with any questions or concerns!

Weekly Reminders

Please return all necessary forms with signatures from the CCSD Folder

Tuesday, August 14th Target Open House 8:15 – 9:15 AM

Friday, August 17th Parent Volunteer Training 10:00 AM 

Homework will be assigned on Friday, August 17th


This week we will focus on the following:

Math: We will work on rounding numbers to the nearest 10 & 100 


Science: we will continue our investigate on Rocks & Minerals and learn about different types of soils.


Reading: we will continue our focus on a fiction reading passage this week and discuss all the elements in a story. Reading skill focus: making predictions, sequencing and identifying new vocabulary using context clues.


Grammar: we will continue to review nouns, prefixes and suffixes


Writing: we will work on a personal narrative – My Summer Vacation

Open House

Open House will be from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm on Thursday.

I have posted my presentation here for you in advance. At Open House, I plan on going through my TOP TEN things you need to know for 3rd grade. I hope that this allows us more individual time for questions at the end of my presentation. I would love to have an opportunity to speak with all of you.

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See you Tonight!

Sincerely,

Ms. Murray

 

 

Week of August 5th

Weekly Reminders

Please return all necessary forms with signatures from the CCSD Folder 

First Foundation Spirit Night
The first Foundation Spirit Night for the 2018-19 school year, will be held tonight August 6th, from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at Menchie’s in The Avenue East Cobb!!!

Open House – Thursday, August 9th at 6:30 – 8:00


This week we will focus on the following:

Math: Place Value and Rounding to the nearest 10 & 100


Science: we will investigate Rocks & Minerals and learn about different types of soils.


Reading: we will focus on a fiction reading passage this week and discuss all the elements in a story. Reading skill focus: making predictions, sequencing and identifying new vocabulary using context clues.


Grammar: we will review nouns, prefixes and suffixes


Writing: we will work on a personal narrative – “The Best Part of Me”


 

First Day of School

Ms. Murray’s Fabulous Third Grade Class!

Wow! we had a great day in third grade. We will be learning about each other and working on classroom procedures over the next few days.

I sent home an “All About Me Bag” (brown paper bag) with instructions today. Please help your child decide on which items should go into the bag and return it on Friday, August 3rd.

Important Reminders: Please send a filled water bottle and a healthy snack to school each day.

Parent Homework: Yes! You get to fill out more paperwork! Check your child’s book bag for the Cobb County folder. You will fill out everything and return all items as soon as possible.

Have a great evening!

Ms. Murray

Welcome!

It was so exciting meeting everyone at Meet & Greet!

I can’t wait for a great first day!  I just wanted to send a few notes and reminders for tomorrow.

THIRD GRADE INFORMATION FORM – Please fill out the electronic form located at the Welcome to Third Grade page on my blog if you have not done so already. Thank you so much!

SNACK – Please send a HEALTHY snack to school each day.  Please keep sugar to a minimum with snack and no drink other than WATER can be consumed in the classroom.

WATER – You are welcome to send a water bottle to school.  Please make sure you child’s name is clearly labeled on the water bottle.

CCSD FOLDER – On the first day of school, a Cobb County School District folder is sent home with each student.  Please take some time Wednesday night to go through the folder and sign and return any forms inside as soon as possible.  The folder is yours to keep.  

LUNCH will be from 12:18-12:48. If your child will be purchasing a school lunch, the menu and meal payment can be found on the CCSD website. Here is the link:http://www.cobbk12.org/centraloffice/FoodServices/indexMenus.aspx

SPECIALS will be from 10:00-10:45. Please refer to the “Monthly Specials Calendar” page on my blog to know the specials for the week. We are split for specials. Don’t forget tennis shoes for PE!

BLOG: You will see a “SUBSCRIBE” button located on my blog.  Once you click the button, it requires you to enter your email address.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Open House (3-5) – August 9th from 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

I am looking forward to a great year!

Ms. Murray