WELCOME TO THIRD GRADE!
We look forward to working with you and your children this year. Please feel free to email us if you need anything at all.
Your child’s daily requirements are listed below.
Homework Folder including Assignment Book and Reading Log
Sharpened pencils w/erasers
We recommend flashcards for home use (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.) Your child will also have access to the EDM4 website, as well as, First in Math for fact practice.
If there are any changes in dismissal procedure, you must send in a note. An absence note must be sent the day your child returns to school after being absent.
HOMEWORK: 3 HOURS A WEEK
Check and sign your child’s assignment book and reading log daily. Please send a note if problems arise. Nightly reading is a school wide program. Students must read at least 15 minutes. Anthology stories or content material can be part of this required reading. Math facts should also be practiced for 15 minutes each night.
SPECIALS: Mrs.Borzillo Mrs.Law Mrs.Wolski Ms. DiFebbo
A Day Gym Music Art Health/Guidance
B Day Music Library Health/Guidance Gym
C Day Library Art Gym Music
D Day Art Health/Guidance Music Library
E Day Health/Guidance Gym Library Art
Halloween – Tuesday, Oct.31 (after the parade)
Winter Holiday – Thursday, Dec. 21 (time TBA)
Valentine’s Day – Wednesday, Feb. 14 (time TBA)
End of Year Picnic – Wednesday, June 6 (time TBA)
Parties are subject to change due to schedule changes. Advance notice will be given!
REPORT CARDS TO GO HOME:
December 6 March 7 June 8
(Wednesday) (Wednesday) (last day)
CONFERENCE DATES: December 7 & 12 (both afternoon & evening)
March 8 (afternoon & evening) March 13 (afternoon only)
LANGUAGE ARTS: McGraw - Hill Wonders Program
Includes: Reading, Writing, Grammar and Spelling
MATH: Everyday Math 4
First In Math
SOCIAL STUDIES: Unit 1: Pennsylvania Civics and Government
Unit 2: Pennsylvania History
Unit 3: Pennsylvania Economy
Geography will be integrated throughout the year
SCIENCE: Life Science
Tentatively Planned Field Trips: Adventure Aquarium (Spring)
PSSA Testing: April 9 - 13 (ELA), April 16 – 20 (Math)
Let us know if you have any questions! Please visit our individual websites for more information pertaining to our classrooms.
-- The Third Grade Team