Weekly Newsletter – October 3

Good Afternoon! I hope you all are having a wonderful Monday. We have a busy week ahead of us so please read carefully. Here are a few things to know for this week.


What We Are Learning:

Math: We are working on reviewing regrouping and estimating in addition this week.

Reading: This is a review week. We will be looking different concepts from the last few weeks. We will be having a reading/English test on Friday.

English: We are also reviewing this week in English.

Bible: We are continuing to work through the life of Abraham and we do have a Bible quiz on Friday. We are adding Ezekiel, Daniel, Hosea, Joel, and Amos. As crazy as it seems we are getting close(ish) to Christmas. One of the things we do in 3rd grade is memorize the Christmas story. We will be starting that next week! Just a heads up 🙂

Social Studies: We are studying the compass rose this week, and will be learning different directions and how to use the compass.

Spelling: We do have a test on Friday. It is a review week! There is no spelling homework tonight.


Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

This Week’s Verse: Romans 1:16 – For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile. DUE ON THURSDAY BECAUSE OF FIELD TRIP

Next Week’s Verse: Luke 2:1,3 – In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. And everyone went to their own town to register.

Spelling Words:  happen, lettuce, basket, sister, pennies, plants, families, bodies, using, getting, easiest, swimming, heavier, agree, teeth, dream, proud, shower, amount, voyage. Bonus: October


Odds and Ends:

Parent Teacher Conference Forms: If you have not turn in your conference form, please do so by Friday!

Grandparents Day: Forms are due this week. We are getting excited for Grandparents Day next Friday and we will be doing some stuff in class next week to prepare for it. Please remember that school ends at 11:30. Students can either go home with their grandparents or be picked up, but there is no Kids Time that day.

Bus Safety: We will be having bus safety tomorrow morning. It’s just a refresher as we leave for our field trip on Wednesday!

Field Trip: More details went home in today’s folder. Please let me know if you have any questions!

Box Tops: The turn in date is Friday so please send them in by Wednesday!


That is it! Have a great week!

-Mrs. Starkey



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