card header iconMay 21st --May 25th , 2018

Week #37: We are In Unit Six lesson 5 for Language Arts this week. "What Makes You Laugh" will be the weekly theme. In Math we will bepre-viewing 4th grade concepts.
Please ensure your child is reading a minimum of 30 minutes each day, this should continue throughout the summer also. 

Remember, the way to become a better reader is to read! Please encourage your child to read at home, and remember, third graders still like to be read to!

Vocabulary for the week:
  • entertainment--is the state of being entertained
  • humorous--something funny is humorous
  • ridiculous--extremely silly, outside the expected reaction
  • slithered--to crawl/move across the ground like a snake does
Spelling words for the week:
  1. severe
  2. cellar
  3. garlic
  4. partner
  5. trailer
  6. prepared
  7. declare
  8. author
  9. restore
  10. later
  11. person
  12. sister
  13. writer
  14. circus
  15. actor
Please continue to try for perfect attendance this year!!!
Let's work collaboratively to make this a fantastic learning year for the wonderful students we are blessed to guide.
School is almost over for the year, please keep them attending
 
 

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Pick Good Fit Books
A book that is a good match for your child should meet the following requirements:
  • Purpose for reading
  • Interest
  • Can they understand what they are reading?  Can they retell the story?
  • Do they know most of the words?
Ask Questions
  • Predictions
  • Characters
  • Main Idea
  • Problem
  • Solution
  • Retell Story
  • Genre
  • Moral or Lesson
Make it Fun
Reading shouldn't be a chore.
  • Intentionally read with your child.
    Together, research topics that interest your child.
  • Do book activities together.
Be an Example
Children learn by example, so let your child see you read, whether it be a book, newspaper, magazine, cookbook, etc.

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