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Storybook Parade
On Wednesday, October 31st we will be having a Storybook Parade here at Ivy Hawn! All third grade students may dress as any character or animal from the Magic Tree House series. The parade will start at 8:30. More details to come!
 
Fall Festival
Fall Festival will be Saturday, October 20th! 3rd grade will have a booth set up where students can come and play our Dangling Donuts game! If you would like to volunteer or donate supplies, please click on the links below and sign up.
 
Science Learning Targets:  Students will be able to measure and compare the mass and volume of solids and liquids.
 
Science Learning Activities: Students will measure mass, volume and temperature. We will discuss observable properties and measurable properties.
 
Math Learning Targets:
Students will be able to explore estimating and measuring volume and mass. Students will also begin telling time to the nearest minute.
IXL: BB6, BB14, BB15 (volume and mass)
T1-3, T6, T7 (time)
 
Math Learning Activities: Students will be working from My Math Chapter 11. We will work on measuring and estimating volume and solving word problems on volume. Next, we will measure and estimate mass and solve word problems related to mass. Towards the end of the week, we will begin practicing telling time to the nearest minute.
 
ELA Activities: Students will participate in small groups during centers and also practicing on iReady and iStation.
ELA Learning Targets: LAFS.3.Rl.1.2 Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures.
Comprehension: “The Planets in our Solar System” and “An Earful”
Writing Targets
W.3.1: Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.
W.3.4: With guidance and support from adults, produce writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task and purpose.
W.3.8: Gather information from print…sources
IXL: F.2, F.4, K.1, MM.3
Social Studies: SS.3. A.1.2 Students will be able to define terms related to social studies, including but not limited to, the following: history, geography, civics, government, and economics.
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Spelling
Thread
Scrubs
Spree
Screams
Stream
Scratch
Spread
Throne
Three
Screens
Spray
Throw
Strong
Scraped
Strength
 
Vocabulary
Solar System- the sun and all the planets, comets, and satellites that circle it
Easily- without trouble or hard work
Farther- at a greater distance than something else
Main- most important
Dim- having or giving little light; not bright
Temperature- measures of how hot or cold things are
Telescope- a tool that makes faraway objects look closer
Probably- likely to happen or be true