Welcome to 3rd Grade!
HOLY CROSS LUTHERAN SCHOOL MISSION STATEMENT:
Helping Children Grow in Faith, Knowledge and Service
2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR THEME:
Life in Jesus bears the fruit of the Spirit.
BASED ON GOD'S WORD FROM GALATIANS 5:22-23:
"But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law."
Math & Spelling
Today we will have our first math lesson of the school year. Look for the first lesson worksheet to come home today labeled ‘Guided Class Practice” Lesson 2B.
Remember, God Loves You and So Do I,
Spelling Basic Words -No Spelling Tests for the Month of December!
Reading & Vocabulary
The theme for the next few weeks will be The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, by Barbara Robinson. Students will be asked to take this AR test after all the story has been read, and this will be added to their reading grade. The book should go home each evening. Please read this story with your child. Please see the schedule below showing due dates and accompanying worksheets for comprehension and vocabulary.
Vocab.-Quiz for Ch. 1-Tuesday, Dec. 1...Quiz for Ch. 2-Friday, Dec. 4
Comp./Worksheet -Quiz Time for Ch. 1-Due Tuesday, Dec. 1...Quiz Time for Ch. 2 Due Fri., Dec. 4
Reading-Chapter 1 Due Tues., Dec. 1...Ch. 2 Due Friday, Dec. 4
Spelling- Worksheet p.
Your child will be working on cursive writing at least three days per week. I will give immediate feedback and send finished work home. If your child does not finish handwriting during class, it will be in the Home Folder to complete at home and return the following day. So far, the students are doing a beautiful job!
ENGLISH: Writing about JOY!
SOCIAL STUDIES: Michigan History-Chapter 4, The French and British
SCIENCE: The Digestive System-Students will make a paper digestive system...Test on Friday...Study guide will go home today. Monday, Nov. 30.
Students will be memorizing songs for the Christmas Program.
Religious Memory start again in January.