3rd Grade Weekly Update

“When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary, the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they might go and anoint Jesus.” (Mark 16:1)

Religion: Chapter 21 “Holy Week and the Easter Triduum”

Math: Lesson 8-10 Gram, Kilogram, Lesson 8-14 Quarter Hour, Lesson 8-15 Minutes

Reading/Language Arts: Lesson 22 “The Journey: Stories of Migration”

Target Skill- Compare and Contrast

Grammar- Making Comparisons

Phonics- spelling changes -s, -es, -ed, -ing

Target Vocabulary- migrate, survival, plenty, frightening, accidents, solid, chilly, landscape, thunderous, dramatic

Spelling- cities, cried, puppies, hurried, stories, flies, parties, tried, pennies, fried, carried, babies, spied, ponies, pretty, very, countries, libraries

Social Studies: Unit 3, People Move from Place to Place: Lesson 6-2 “Brazil”

Skillbuilder: Identifying Primary and Secondary Sources

Science: The Solar System

Important Dates

3/26 Monday: P.E.

3/28 Wednesday: Music

3/29 Thursday: NOON DISMISSAL

Washing of the Feet 9am, Living Station of the Cross 9:30am. Parents are encouraged to attend this beautiful event with their children. Students may go home with parents directly after Stations of the Cross.

3/30 Friday: EASTER BREAK, no school