3rd Grade Weekly Update

“because you have been with me from the beginning.” (John 15:27)

Religion: Chapter 26 “The Kingdom of God Continues to Grow”

Math: Chapter 12 Fractions

Reading/Language Arts: Lesson 27 “The Power of Magnets”

Target Skill- Cause and Effect

Grammar- Contractions

Phonics- Double Consonants

Review Vocabulary- research, tools, familiar, gadget, invention, experiment, electric, power, prove, improve

Spelling- jelly, bottom, pillow, happen, butter, lesson, cherry, sudden, arrow, dollar, hello, rabbit, letter, button, funny, better, stubborn, mirror

Social Studies: Unit 4, Community Government: Lesson 8-2 “State Government”

Science: Invisible Forces: Mystery 2 “What Makes Bridges So Strong?” Balance of Forces, Engineering

Activity: Paper Bridge Engineering

Important Dates

5/14 Monday: P.E.

Please send 20-30 pennies to school with your child. We will be using them for a science activity on engineering.

5/15 Wednesday: Mass

5/17 Thursday: P.E

5/18 Friday: 2:00pm Rosary