October, 2013

Game time – Friday, Nov. 1, 2013

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Tomorrow, we’ll have some time during the day for a Reward… The students have earned this special time by getting 45 reward stickers on our class chart for good behavior. Third Grade Reward: We’ll eat Cupcakes (from the party). We’ll …Continue reading →

Library Field Trip- October 30, 2013

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Weekly Newsletter- Week of October 28, 2013

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NEW walking field trip  date to park and library: This Wednesday, Oct. 30th – Who can come with us?  We’ll leave around 11:30 a.m. and walk to the park, eat lunch and be at the library by 1:00 p.m.  We’ll walk back to school starting …Continue reading →

Spelling/Vocabulary week of Oct. 28, 2013

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Building Language: Vocabulary List/Spelling List Week of October 28, 2013 1. arch- curved stone gateway 2. architecture- the style of a building 3. archive- a collection of historical materials 4. arcade- a row of arches 5. aqueducts- a structure that …Continue reading →

Newsletter- October 21, 2013

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Language Arts: Project referred to in last weekly newsletter called “How to” is delayed. We’ll do this project another week. This week, we’ll study… Metaphors/similes Vocabulary webs Van Allsburg books No spelling or vocabulary during this short week. Math:  Multiplication and …Continue reading →

Weekly Challenge Newsletter- Week of Oct. 14, 2013

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Permission slip for walking field trip sent home today. Please return by Thursday morning.   Language Arts  -Reading Chris Van Allsburg books -Focusing on inference, how illustrations tell a story or create mood, elements of a story and more -Writing …Continue reading →

Weekly spelling/vocabulary list- Oct. 14, 2013

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Spelling/Vocabulary List- Week of October 14, 2013 Test will be on MONDAY, October 21, 2013 Spec – means to look   inspect- to look at carefully respect- to hold in honor spectacle- a public show spectacular- daring or thrilling spectrum- …Continue reading →

Crazy Hat and Hair Day- October 9, 2013

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Weekly Newsletter- October 7, 2013

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Language Arts– We are studying… *Synonyms *Plural nouns -spelling list http://staff.bbhcsd.org/lantj/2013/10/spelling-list-no-vocabulary-week-of-oct-7-2013/ *Chris Van Allsburg picture books (high reading level/high interest) Mood, plot, setting, character *”How to” project introduced this week. Due October 24 OR October 28 (Pick a due date/presentation date …Continue reading →

Spelling list (no vocabulary)- Week of Oct. 7, 2013

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 tomatoes   potatoes  heroes  photos  shelves  wolves  halves  people  zoos  pajamas   Bonus: antennae and cacti