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3rd Grade

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For up to date information please log in to my third grade REMIND app. You can sign up to receive email and/or text alerts.

Help Session is every Wednesday until 3:30.

Students will be required to read and take 3 Accelerated Reader (AR) Tests and corresponding Vocabulary Quizzes (if available…not every book has one!) within his/her assigned reading level range, striving for 80% accuracy, each Quarter. Reading levels will be adjusted throughout the year. New levels can be found in the back of your child’s Planner.

Three AR Tests are due by March 3.  Please encourage your child NOT to wait until the last minute! Be sure to check out ARBookFind.com for book recommendations and AR levels.

Your child’s Mathletics User Name and Password is located in the back of the Planner. If you haven’t already done so, please download the free Mathletics App on your mobile device. Mathletics can also be accessed using us.mathletics.com/signin.

LOOKING AHEAD:

March 1 – Ash Wednesday

March 2 – Stations of the Cross 2:15

March 3 – HSA fish fry

March 6th – 10th Iowa Assessments

March 10 – End of the 3rd quarter

Early Dismissal 12:15

 

Third Grade Guidelines

Classroom rules:

1.  Raise your hand to leave your seat.

2.  Follow directions.

3.  Keep your hands and feet to yourself.

4.  Don’t interrupt the speaker.

5.  Handle your belongings and the belongings of others with care.

6.  Follow the Golden Rule!

 

  1. PE Schedule:  Monday afternoon and Thursday morning.   To make it easier for your child, having their change of clothes in a separate, smaller gym bag is suggested.
  2. Monday-wear school uniform and change into PE clothes at school.  Thursday- wear your pe clothes and change into school uniform after pe class.

Planners:  Students will record their homework in their planners.  Parents need to initial planners nightly.

Homework:  The students should be reading for 15 minutes every night out loud. Most homework is based on the students needing extra practice in a skill. However, classwork that is NOT completed in class is considered classwork that should be finished at home.

 

Grading Scale: The Diocese of St. Augustine grading scale is as follows:

90-100  A

80-89    B

70-79    C

60-69    D

59% or below   F

Helpful websites:

www.arbookfind.com –use this website to help you find books at your book level

www.bookadventure.com– this website can be used as “practice”  for Accelerated Reader quizzes

www.jmathpage.com— use this website to practice basic computation skills

www.webelieveweb.com –this is the online companion to our religion textbook.