Hi Families! Welcome back to another short week of school!
February 11- Symphony Field Trip (10:30-1:00) & Valentine's Day Party (3:00)
12 & 13 - Student-Led Conferences (Make sure your child attends the
conference with you)
February 14 & 17 - No
February 26 - Third Grade International Festival
The students are completing
published writing and putting together their international festival
presentation. Everything will relate to the driving question, "How does your
heritage impact who you are today?"
Students are also reading about the Winter Olympics and tying it into figurative language.
We will start two-dimensional shapes and their attributes this week. We will be working on lines and line segments, angles and polygons.
tests will be on Wednesday, February 12. The words are:
territory of a nation
history: the record of past events and
geography: the physical characteristics, especially the surface
features, or an area
population: the total number of person living in a
country, city, or any district or area
currency: something that is used as a
medium of exchange; money
education: a degree, level, or kind of
holiday: a day fixed by law or custom on which ordinary business is
suspended in commemoration of some event or in honor of some person
the behaviors and beliefs characteristic of a particular social, ethnic, or age
heritage: something that comes or belongs to one by reason of
sports: an athletic activity requiring skill or physical prowess and
often of a competitive nature
language: the method of human communication,
either written or spoken
stereotype: a widely held but fixed and
oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or
perspective: a particular attitude toward or way of regarding
something; a point of view
export: send (good or services) to another country
import: bring (goods or services) into a country from abroad for
Vocabulary Game Link
Spelling Game Link
Have a fantastic week!