Previous Weeks – Grade 3

Throughout the semester, we have been updating the website with week by week information on what the students have been learning. Please choose from the weeks below.

Grade 3 Archive 2016/2017

Grade 3 Archive 2017/2018

Grade 3 Archive 2018/2019


Week 37

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be looking at the use of commas in sentences. Using them to make lists and to give extra information about the sentence subject. There is no spelling test this week.

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This week students will learn about the big bang theory and what scientists believe was the start of all of the matter we have learned about this semester. We will look at how this theory is defined, and then we will delve deeper into how over time matter formed our universe. We will have open class discussions to help students comprehend this large topic, and then we will study articles and videos from national geographic to solidify understanding on this theory.

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Math:
This week we will continue to look at the various properties of triangles.

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Week 36

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be looking at the occasions when we use capitalization in sentences.Also we will be reviewing the use of commas. The reading text will be taken from page 280 of the course book – Our Science Project.
Spelling words Week 30:
vision, caution, session fluid, piano, loyal, reliable, flexible,powerless, dangerous, famous, biplane, nonstop, overnight, oversee

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This week we will continue studying geometry and in particular the various attributes of triangles.

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Week 35

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be studying at words with common prefixes and also be taking a look at contractions. The reading  text will be taken from page 272 of the course book – Spiders Without Webs.
Spelling Words Week 29:
overnight, bicycle, nonstop, overdue, overlook, biweekly, overflow, nonsense, oversee, overheard, nonfiction,overcoat, nonfat, overdone, biplane

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Unit 10

Simple and Compound Machines
In this unit, students will learn the basics of machinery and how it works. We will talk about how we use simple machines and their basic functions. Students will also will also learn about the foundations of these machines, and how they can work together to form compound machines. Towards the end of the unit we will look at machines cause and effect relationship and their impact on society.
Vocabulary:
Work
Simple Machine
Lever
Fulcrum
Wheel-and-axle
Pulley
Inclined Plane
Wedge
Screw
Compound Machine

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We wiil continue to study geometry this week taking a look at the different kinds of two dimensional shapes.

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Week 34

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will continue to practice making sentences with irregular verbs. We will also be looking at adverbs and adverbial phrases. the reading text will be taken from page 262 – Splashes surprise.

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Unit 10

Simple and Compound Machines
In this unit, students will learn the basics of machinery and how it works. We will talk about how we use simple machines and their basic functions. Students will also will also learn about the foundations of these machines, and how they can work together to form compound machines. Towards the end of the unit we will look at machines cause and effect relationship and their impact on society.
Vocabulary:
Work
Simple Machine
Lever
Fulcrum
Wheel-and-axle
Pulley
Inclined Plane
Wedge
Screw
Compound Machine

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This week we will start to study Geometry and taking a look at lines, angles and various types of shapes.

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Week 33

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be looking at the difference between regular and irregular verbs. Also we will  practice making sentences with different forms of verbs. The reading text will be taken from page 252 of the course book – Leroy.
Spelling Words Week 28:
doable, famous, careless, various, endless, reliable, nervous, useless, flexible, washable, helpless, terrible,valuable,dangerous,powerless.

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Unit 9 : Matter (Same unit as current week)

Vocabulary:
Matter
Physical Property
Mass
Volume
Temperature
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Condensation
Evaporation
Physical Change
Mixture
Solution
Dissolve
Chemical Chage
In this unit, we will talk about matter and it’s properties. Students will learn about how these properties are observed, and how they can be described and measured. Later in the unit we will talk about how these properties can change given different circumstances. 

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This week we will continue to look at the various ways we measure things and introducing the concept of area.

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Week 32

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will cover the relationship between the Subject and Predicate of sentences. We will also look at the rules regarding the Subject Verb Agreement. The reading text will be taken from page 242 of the coursebook – Carly’s Show and Tell.

Spelling Words Week 27:
lion, dial, idea,, neon, science, area, radio, quiet, piano, fluid, video, loyal, stereo, pliers, create.

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Unit 9 : Matter

Vocabulary:
Matter
Physical Property
Mass
Volume
Temperature
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Condensation
Evaporation
Physical Change
Mixture
Solution
Dissolve
Chemical Change
In this unit, we will talk about matter and it’s properties. Students will learn about how these properties are observed, and how they can be described and measured. Later in the unit we will talk about how these properties can change given different circumstances. 

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Math:
The topics we will be concentrating on this week will be the measurement of volume and mass.starting on page 603 of the course book.

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Week 31

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will practice making sentences using all the tenses and identifying the different tenses within a given text. Also we will be looking at words ending in, the suffix, ion.
Spelling Words :
section, caution, fiction, nation action, vacation, motion, question, mention, station, attention,portion, collection, session.

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Unit 9 : Matter

Vocabulary:
Matter
Physical Property
Mass
Volume
Temperature
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Condensation
Evaporation
Physical Change
Mixture
Solution
Dissolve
Chemical Change
In this unit, we will talk about matter and it’s properties. Students will learn about how these properties are observed, and how they can be described and measured. Later in the unit we will talk about how these properties can change given different circumstances. 

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Math:
This week’s topic of interest will be the measurement of length and finding the perimeter of various geometrical shapes.

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Review and Exam Week

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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Week 26

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be looking at, and identifying, the different parts of speech found in sentences. We will also continue to practice making sentences with modal verbs. The reading text will be taken from page 212 of the course book – Snow Birds.

Spelling Words Week 24:
upon, above, cover, apart, either, alike, awake, afraid, across, agree, ever, amount, ahead, alive, around.

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Matter
Physical Property
Mass
Volume
Temperature
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Condensation
Evaporation
Physical Change
Mixture
Solution
Dissolve
Chemical Change
In this unit, we will talk about matter and it’s properties. Students will learn about how these properties are observed, and how they can be described and measured. Later in the unit we will talk about how these properties can change given different circumstances. 

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This week we will continue to look at the different aspects of time. We will be identifying  the correct time and looking at the concept of elapsed time.

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Week 25

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be doing more practice using adjectives and how they affect nouns in sentences, We will also take a look on how to construct sentences using modal verbs. The reading text will be taken from page200 of the course book – Finding Facts at the Theater.
Spelling Words Week23:
input, preset, misuse, inside, preview, incorrect, pretset, mislead, preheat, indoors, misplace, preschool, misread, mismatch, misspell.

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   Unit 8

                           How Do the Earth and Moon Move?
Vocabulary:
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
Tides
In this unit we will discuss the motion of Earth and the moon. Students will learn about how these rotations cause repeated patterns that we can identify in nature; including day and night, seasons, and other cycles.

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Math: This week will be focusing on improper fractions and looking into the concept of elapsed time.

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Week 24

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be looking at the different parts of speech and the roles they play within the structure of a sentence. We will especially be concentrating on the use of adjectives. the reading text will be taken from page 190 of the course book – Half a Chick.

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Unit 8

                           How Do the Earth and Moon Move?
Vocabulary:
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
Tides
In this unit we will discuss the motion of Earth and the moon. Students will learn about how these rotations cause repeated patterns that we can identify in nature; including day and night, seasons, and other cycles.

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We will continue to study fractions and review what we already have learned.
Also there will be an introduction to the addition of fractions.

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Week 23

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will continue to study verbs and their different forms. We will also review the use of articles i.e.  a, an, the. The reading text will be taken from page 180 of the course book – Gramps and the Fiddle Barn.
Spelling words Week 21:
threw, cool, foot, cook, bruise, hook,tool, brook, booth, school, choose, balloon, cartoon, afternoon,understood.

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Unit 7 Water and Weather

 

In this unit we will talk about the water cycle and why different types of water such as fresh water and salt water appear in different parts of the world. We will talk in depth about evaporation and condensation and how these patterns in the water cycle lead to changes in the weather and our atmosphere.

 

Vocabulary:

Salt Water

Fresh Water

Evaporation

Condensation

Precipitation

Water Cycle

Atmosphere

Oxygen

Weather

Temperature

 

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Math:
This week we will continue st study the comparison of  fractions and using  cross multiplication to workout the answers.

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Week 22

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will be covering the function of verbs in sentences and in particular the case of the Third Person Singular. The reading text will be taken from 172 of the course book – How Flea Saved the River.
Spelling Words Week 20:
form, wore, fourth, soar, warn, perfect, girl, burn, work, earth,bigger, finest, lonely, refill, dishonest.

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Unit 6 People and Resources

 

In this unit we will talk about different resources and why they are so important. We will learn about what makes each type of resource critical and what we can do to conserve these resources and protect the planet.

 

Vocabulary:

Reduce

Reuse

Recycle

Soil

Humus

Sand

Slit

Clay

Nutrients

 

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We will continue to study equal parts and fractions of a whole and counting fractions on a number line.

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Week 21

Teacher Mark              Teacher Alexa
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English: This week we will continue to study the use of adjectives demonstrating, with examples, then practicing  how they  modify  sentences. The reading text will be taken from page 162 of the course book – Sue And the Big Bad Wolf.

Spelling Words Week 19: undo, redo, dislike, react, refill, uneasy, reread, unlike, remove, dishonest, unhappy, rebuild, displease,uncover,rewrite.

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Math: This week  we will be commencing the second volume of the Math course book , and we will be looking at the fundamental attributes of fractions and the concept of equal parts

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Week 18

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English: This week we will continue to look at adjectives and the use of the comparative and superlative forms. We will also review pronoun usage. The reading text will be taken from page 152 of the course book – Did You Know.

Spelling Words Week 17:
word, girl, burn, work, hurt, verse, purse, clerk, earth, perfect, first, pearl, answer, person, thirsty.

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Math: This week we will continue to practice division  and the various methods of solving such problems. we will also be  reviewing multiplication.

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Week 17

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will be focusing on the use of adjectives and how they interact with nouns. We will also continue to practice the use of subject and object pronouns. The reading text will be taken from page 142 of the course book – What Is Inside.
Spelling Words Week 16
coarse, warm, soar,wore,swarm,form,story,warn, bore, sport, glory, force, course ,before, fourth.

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Math:
We will continue to practice division and looking at ways of using multiplication to solve division problems.

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Week 16

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will continue to cover the use of pronouns. We will also practice making sentences using the past form of regular verbs. The reading text will be taken from page 132 of the course book — Plants.
Spelling Words Week 15:
title, rattle, saddle,gnat, knight, wrench, rough, edge, police, giant,judge,hotel, seven, broken taken.

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Math:
This week we will be looking at the fundamentals of division. Also we will be reviewing multiplication and predicting number sequences.

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Week 15

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will continue to practice sentence structure using subject and object pronouns. We will also be looking at the attributes of the possessive adjectives. The reading text will be taken from page 112 of the course book – Her Pal Max.
Spelling Words Week 15:
robin, petal, seven,solid,final,,given, color,hotel,wagon,music,total,cabin, taken, pupil, broken.

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Math:
this week we will continue to look at and practice number patterns.and we will also be looking at algebra.

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Week 14

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English This week we will focus on the use of pronouns in sentences, the reading text will be taken from page 110 of the course book – Proud of You.

Spelling Words Week 14
ice, age, rice, edge, stage, giant, range, judge, ledge, police, recent,bridge, office,strange,central.

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Math:
this week we will look at number patterns and predicting missing numbers in a sequence.

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Week 13

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will be looking at words with silent letters also we will cover the possessive property using the possessive apostrophe. the reading text will be taken from page 102 Egg Meg.
Spelling Words Week 12:
gnat, knew, sign, knob, gnaw, write, knees, wrinkle, kneel, wrist, cough, known, rough, wrench, knight.

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Math:
This week we will continue with the multiplication of single digit numbers concentrating on multiples of 4. we will also be looking at the properties and attributes of a multiplication table.

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Week 12

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will continue to look at the use of singular and plural nouns. We will also be focusing on the subject verb agreement in relation to the third person singular.
Spelling Words Week !!
title, table, uncle, apple, cable, bubble, beetle, rattle, purple, little,  middle, simple, saddle, trouble, scribble.

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Math
In math we be looking at and practicing algebra. Also we will be looking at the  multiplication attributes of 0 and 1

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Week 11

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

The learning objective for this week will concentrate on the singular  and plural forms of nouns with sentence structure practice.
Spelling Words week 10.:
airplane, upstairs, something, itch, chef, wheat, chance, push, enjoy, moist, clown, loud, sprint, street, scratch.

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Math:
This week we will be looking strategies for multiplication with single digit numbers.

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Week 8

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will be looking at the use of Common and Proper Nouns and their respective position within sentences.. We will  also be reviewing the attributes of Subject and predicate. The reading text will be taken from page 80 of the course book – Pets Tell Us.
Spelling Words Week 8:
foil, loud, gown, coil, house, annoy, growl,moist, enjoy, round, spoil, mouse, down, bounce, cowboy

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Grade 3 Math

Math:
This week we will continue to focus on the multiplication of single digit number and introducing the use of arrays to illustrate and aid the multiplication function.

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Week 7

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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For Week 7 in English we will be focusing on compound sentences and the use of coordinating conjunctions. We will also be looking at words that use the “ch” sound..
Spelling Words
chin, itch, push, chef, when, wash, much, sharp, pitch, where, peach, child, wheat, chance, machine.

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Grade 3 Math

Math
This week we will be looking at line plots. also we will review bar and picture graphs.

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Week 6

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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This week we will continue to practice the use of the simple predicate and simple subject. Also we will be taking a look at compound words. The reading text will be taken from page 52 of the course book – Buds and Bugs.
Spelling Words Week 6
pickup, cannot, outside, bedroom, upstairs, raindrop, baseball, hallway, airplane,mailbox, sunshine,homework,classroom, something, playground.

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Grade 3 Science

 

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Grade 3 Math

Math
This week we will continue to look at the representation of data, focusing mainly on drawing bar graphs.

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Week 5

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will continue learning about subject, predicate and general sentence structure focusing on identifying the simple subject and simple predicate in a sentence.
Spelling Words:
clock, drink, moved, waking, hopped folded, stain, layer, team, slow, toast, ladies, flies, bushes, games.

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Grade 3 Science

 

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Grade 3 Math

Math:
This week we will be looking at devices for the representation of data focusing mainly on picture and bar graphs.

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Week 4

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will continue to study and practice, Subject and Predicate within sentences. the reading text will be taken from page 42 of the course book – Mae Jemison.
Spelling Words:
ants, toys, flies, things, boxes, games, lines, rocks, wishes, ladies, dishes, babies, bushes, glasses, puppies.

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Grade 3 Science

 

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Grade 3 Math

Math:
This week we will review and practice the concepts taught last week and introduce thee addition of 3 digit numbers.

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Week 3

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English:

This week we will be covering aspects of sentence structure. This will include identifying the sentence’s subject and predicate. The reading text will be taken from page 32 of the course book – Down the Hill.
Spelling words Week 3:
deep, play, lean, glow, team, away, slow, trail, dream, stain, toast, speed, raise, sweet, layer.

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Grade 3 Science

 

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Grade 3 Math

Math
This week we will be continuing to use  compatible numbers, but this time to solve subtraction problems. Practicing with problems from page 50 of the course book.

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Week 2

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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English

This week we will continue to focus on words ending in ed & ing and practicing the past progressive tense. The reading text will be taken from page 22 of the coarse book – Miss Mills.

 Spelling Words:  Saved, moved, riding, waking, pulled, taking, hopped, baking, picked, having, letting, running, drawing, folded, shopped.

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Grade 3 Science

 

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Grade 3 Math

Math
This week we will be practicing addition and subtraction within 1,000, mental math and using standard place value to show subtraction working.

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Week 1

Teacher Mark              Teacher Michael
Teacher Kyle                Teacher Sammy

 

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Grade 3 English

This week we will be looking at words ending in ed & ing, and how to use them correctly in a sentence. The reading text will be taken from page 12 of the course book – What a Coincidence .

Spelling Words: this, went, jump, still, last, dust, tell, drop, shut, lamp, stop, felt, drink, clock, stand.
Math:
We will looking at and practicing the associative and commutative properties of addition. Also we will cover number rounding and solving simple addition word problems.

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Grade 3 Science

 

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Grade 3 Math

 

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