Sylvia McFadden | Third Grade

Sylvia McFadden | Third Grade

Class Trip Coming Soon!!

The staff at Apple Computers and Rainforest Cafe are very excited about our upcoming visit.  The workshop is spot on with respect to the STEM/STREAM Science and Technology requirements for primary students, and the luncheon at the Rainforest Cafe is done so well.  The kids really enjoy the feast!!

I am in need of two more chaperones for the Robotics workshop. (To date I have : Mr. Logan, Mrs. Finnegan, Mrs. Seabrook, and Mrs. Mirsky……thank you!)

All are welcome to the luncheon.

Let me know by email if you can join us!!

Homework: May 24, 2018:

Homework: May 24, 2018:

-Finish Religion Poster if you did not finish in class

Enjoy this great weather!!!!

Dollar Dress Down Day tomorrow!!

Homework: May 23, 2018:

Homework: May 23, 2018:

-Finish any unfinished school work.

-Study/review for Weekly Reading Assessment Test and Vocabulary Test on the story, “Class President”

Homework: May 17, 2018:

Homework: May 17, 2018:

-Math Packet, Grade 4 “Subtraction”

-Re-do Social Studies if you have a re-do

-Get Test Folders signed and return to school tomorrow, please

Homework: May 16, 2018

Homework:  May 16, 2018:

-Study/view for Vocabulary Test on “Supergrandpa!”

-Reading Weekly Assessment Test –This will be a “cold” read on a new story

-Math Grade 4 Packet

Homework: May 15, 2018:

Homework: May 15, 2018:

-Study/review for Chapter 24 Religion Test

-Grade 4 Math Packet if you did not finish in class.  Graded……

Homework: May 14, 2018:

Homework: May 14, 2018:

-Vocabulary for “SuperGrandpa” due tomorrow.

-Religion Study Guide, Chapter 24

-Math Packet , 4th Grade Prep

A Look Ahead….Week of May 14, 2018

A Look Ahead….Week of May 14, 2018

-Wednesday the students will take the Chapter 24 Religion Test

-Thursday the students will take the Weekly Reading Assessment Test and Vocabulary Test for the words from “SuperGrandpa!”

Homework: April 26, 2018:

Homework: April 26, 2018:

-Enjoy the sunshine!!!

-Students that were with their family for “Take Your Child to Work” Day, please be ready to take your tests, Reading Assessment and Vocabulary Test

Finally, please let me know if you are planning to attend the Mother’s Day Tea.  We are going to order food shortly.  The final count will be helpful to have.

Thank you!!!

Homework: April 25, 2018:

Congratulations to the Philadelphia 76ers!!!  No additional written homework tonight!!

-Please review the Vocabulary words for “Finding the Green Stone” tonight to prepare for tomorrow’s test.  Also, tomorrow students will take the Weekly Assessment Reading Test.  Focus skills are: Character, Setting, Plot

Finally, please let me know if you are coming to the Mother’s Day Morning Tea on Friday May 11, 2018.  RSVP by note or email, please.

Hope to see you there!!

Homework: April 24, 2018:

Homework: April 24, 2018:

-Math Homework: “Cumulative Review and Test Prep” (two papers)

Go Sixers!!!!!!

Homework: April 23, 2018:

Homework: April 23, 2018:

-Math Packet (Geometry “Critical Thinking”) and two pages of Spiral Review

Homework: April 19, 2018:

Homework: April 19, 2018:

We have finished the Third Grade reader!!  Students will now begin reading stories in the 4th Grade reader!!!  This is not the same book as the one used upstairs next year, but it is ANOTHER 4th Grade level reader.  My aim is to best prepare the students for the reading level and written expression expected at the start of next year.

-Students learned the “ACE” model in Literature yesterday. Today they will apply this new skill.

-Students must do their ACE homework with respect to their new story, “Finding the Green Stone”.

  • Reading questions for tonight:
  • 1. What is the purpose of the Green stone in the story?  (Cite the page and paragraph to prove your answer.)
  • 2. What does the green stone represent (mean)?
  • (Cite the page and paragraph to prove your answer.)
  • 3. When does the green stone change for the characters in the story? (Cite the page and paragraph to prove your answer.)
  • 4. Why did Johanny lose his green stone?  Show examples.  Answers can be any length, but you must highlight where in the story you are proving your answer.  Cite page number and paragraph.

Homework: April 18, 2018:

Homework: April 18, 2018:

Awesome job with the Earth Day Critters!! They are outstanding!!!

-Study/review for Reading and Vocabulary Test, “One Riddle, One Answer”

-Math Practice pgs. MP 247, MP 248

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