Third Grade News Ms. Kester-Room 10 February 17, 2016 *Star Student for the week of Feb.26 thru Feb.22, 2016-Sophea Martinez* *Read To Succeed for Six Flags- Completed book log needs to be returned by Feb. 23rd (you can use the upcoming 4-day weekend to catch up on some reading) *Super Minimum Day-This Friday, Feb.19th-all students come at 8:25 & leave at 11:48 *Awards Assembly-Feb 19th @ 9:20 am in cafeteria *Rancho Cordova Library Field Trip-February 25th-please see info & permission slip on gold paper-signed papers are due by Feb. 18th *Country Report-due Feb 26th-This is an at home book report & project. Please look over the yellow information sheet-the students need to rewrite the paragraphs we researched together in class (one paragraph needs to be typed & one will be in cursive OR all can be typed or written in cursive for extra points). Also, students will need to make a replica of their country’s flag for the project. All materials needed have been sent home. I suggest that students do one paragraph a night and take 2 days to complete the flag. This report/project will also help with time management & responsibility. *Minimum Day-February 26th-students come at 8:25 & leave at 1:30 *Math Bowl (Mental Math)- There will be 4 students from our class going to compete against other MH 3rd graders on March 1st. The winners of that day will then go to compete against other 3rd graders from different schools. The 4 students will be chosen by Feb.26th *Flyer Family Fun Run-March 12th-see registration sheet in Wed. folder for details *2015-16 Yearbook pre-sale- you can purchase a yearbook for $20 until Feb. 29th. After that date, yearbooks will be $25. *2016-2017 Registration Packet-please return ASAP Reminders *Wednesday Folders are due back every Thursday *Homework-please return math page & reading page DAILY! Spelling page is due on Friday! (Also, book log daily) *PE days are Monday & Wednesday (wear appropriate shoes & clothing) *Wish List items still needed: *Colored computer paper *old magazines *copy paper with border design *Candy/snacks for Friday treat *printer ink (HP15 & 78) *black dry erase markers *prizes for treasure box Have A Great Week!!!