Week of September 12

By September 9, 2022 Ms. Danielle Roberts

Week of September 12, 2022


Wednesday- chapel- Grandparent’s Day and bake sale at lunch and Christian T-shirt Day

Thursday- Alfredo Lunch money due Tuesday

Friday- 3rd Grade Donuts with mom and dad (email with more info coming soon)

Each week, I will send home the test folder with the past week’s test graded for you to see and sign the signature form. Please return the test with graded tests in the folder the next day.

Test Schedule

Tuesday, Sept. 13- Science Ch 3 Vocab Quiz

Wednesday, Sept 14- Science Ch 3 Test

Thursday, Sept. 15- English Ch 3 Test

Speed Drill

Friday, Sept 16- Spelling Test List 6

Bible Chapter 6 Test and memory verse

Reading: Sybil Rides by Night, and Vocabulary


Homework is assigned on Monday in the Homework Folder, and due on Friday in the homework folder. Math Homework will be graded. Late homework will not be taken.

Math- worksheet

Spelling- Study these words for test

  1. stilts
  2. yellow
  3. address
  4. hundred
  5. they
  6. eighty
  7. safety
  8. mistake
  9. because
  10. eager
  11. receive
  12. deceive
  13. icy
  14. favorite
  15. snowy
  16. beyond
  17. tired
  18. pliers
  19. bicycle
  20. very

Bible- memorize Memory Verse- Matthew 5:16, “In the same way, you should be a light for other people. Live so that they will see the good things you do. Live so that they will praise your Father in heaven.”

Reading- read an A.R. book for 15 minutes each night. When they are finished reading it, they can take a test on it at school.

Study for upcoming tests:

Math Speed Drill- This week, the speed drill will be to fill in the missing addend with addition facts up to 18. They will have 3 minutes to solve 15 problems like 8+___=15

Science- Chapter 3 Plant Variety, study Ch 3 Vocabulary and chapter review page will be sent home in Take Home Folder, and may use workbook to review

English- For the Ch 3 Test, students need to know the 4 kinds of sentences; the definition, antonym, synonym, and use in a sentence for the vocab words- amused, serious. Also, students need to know classifying sentences, word analogies; singular/ plural nouns, common/ proper nouns, simple subject and simple predicate; 4 parts of speech; topics and paragraphs, supporting and non supporting ideas or sentences, capitalization and punctuation.  Also, Chapter 3 Check Up 15 and Classroom Practice 14 in their workbook will be good pages to review for the test.

Bible- students may use their workbook to study and a study guide sheet in their take home or homework folder

Reading- students use their Reading book to review the story and skill, and use reading workbook to study vocabulary

Study Guides: For most of the curriculum, the students will bring home a study guide in the take home folder throughout the week. After I finish teaching a chapter, we complete a study guide. They will be sent home only a day or two before the test.

Weekly Focus:

Bible-The Beatitudes (read Matthew 5:3-10), the Beatitudes- defined and living the Beatitudes, Being Salt and Light

Reading- Sybil Rides by Night, literature textbook pages 120-130; skill- conflict (the struggle in the story that must be resolved, internal or external), and study Vocabulary (in reading workbook pg 38): coaxed, independence, strained, volunteered, alerted, route, halted, liberty

Math- Chapter 3- Subtraction facts to 18, subtraction strategies, fact families, subtract without regrouping

English- Chapter 3: classifying sentences, word analogies; singular/ plural nouns, common/ proper nouns; topics and paragraphs, supporting and non supporting ideas or sentences, revising sentences; vocabulary- serious, amused; and writing a 3-point paragraph on an assigned topic

Science- Chapter 3 Plant Variety: different types of roots, stems, leaves and flowers, simple plants, science classification; Ch.3 vocabulary- root, stem, phloem tissue, xylem tissue, bulb, tuber, spore, simple plant, classify, scientific classification, pollinator, pollination (vocabulary list will be in their take home folder)

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