Third and Fourth Grade Newsletter

Spelling Test on Friday - one point extra for each Challenge Word

3rd Grade Words - joy, point, voice, join, oil, coin, noise, spoil, toy, joint, boy, soil, choice, boil, come, are, poison, destroy

4th Grade Words - somebody, fireplace, nearby, toothbrush, homesick, make-believe, anything, all right, goodbye, forehead, classmate, flashlight, haircut, twenty-two, driveway, alarm clock, baby-sit, airport, forever, mailbox, field trip, absent-minded, life jacket, skyscraper, nevertheless

Memory Work - Test Thursday - Our soul waits for the Lord; He is our help and our shield.  ~ Psalm 33:20

Language Arts 
Please read 30 min. each night for Accelerated Reader - A.R. is 20% of Reading grade

Reading - Lesson 11 Journey's and Scholastic News
3rd grade:  Technology Wins the Game
4th grade:  Hurricanes:  Earth's Mightiest Storms

3rd Grade: Ch. 5 - Multiplication Meaning and Facts - test 11/18; Ch. 6 - Multiplication Fact Strategies:  Using Known Facts
4th Grade: Ch. 7 - Multiplying by Two-Digit Numbers - test 12/03; Ch. 8 - Dividing by One-Digit Divisors

Social Studies
States and Regions - Unit 1 - Ch. 3 - Regions Around You

Unit 4 - Plant Structure and Function

Test dates are subject to change if necessary by the teacher and occasionally overlap with another test.  Tests are not lengthy, are read to students and are not timed (except for Math mad-minutes). There are announced and unannounced quizzes periodically.