Third Grade Newsletter Announcements: (EVERY MAVERICK, EVERY DAY, ALL DAY) o Keep studying multiplication facts! o Practice with Division Flash Cards! *November 10- Reading Fair Due 1. thing 2. little 3. winter 4. kick 5. begin 6. river 7. been 8. dish 9. fill 10. think 11. spring 12. pretty 13. which 14. December 15. build 16. children 17. spinach 18. luggage 19. width 20. arctic of Earth, Soil, and Rocks warmer clothes. PLEASE LABEL YOUR CHILD’S JACKET Words: Earth/Inside Out Theme- Layers o Colder weather calls for Spelling (OPTIONAL!) Weekly Story- Planet Figurative Language: Onomatopoeia Phrase of the Week -“The volcano went BOOM!” Weekly Objectives: Reading: Context Clues and Text Structure Language: Comparative and Superlative Adjectives Math: Division Week of: November 2nd – 6th, 2015 Vocabulary Words – Topic 8 1. inner core: hot ball of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth 2. outer core: the layer of Earth that is made up of hot liquid iron and nickel 3. mantle: the layer of Earth that is mostly solid but also has some partially melted rock that moves slowly 4. crust: the outer layer of Earth that is made up of rock and soil 5. tsunamis: a giant, fast moving ocean wave produced by an earthquake 6. fossils: a trace or remains of dead plants and animals that are found in the earth or in rock 7. geologist: someone who studies the Earth Tests: o Tuesday – Division Quiz o Thursday- Spelling & Language Quiz (Adjectives) o Friday- Vocabulary & Reading Comprehension Other Reminders: If you want to set a conference time- please email me at [email protected] The available slots are on Wednesdays and Thursdays (10 to 15 minutes) beginning at 2:30 ending at 3:15. Thank you for all that you do!