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Golf Tournament
Ivy Hawn is getting ready for our annual golf tournament. A flyer with information went home a few weeks ago. The tournament is on May 5th and proceeds will go towards building a playground on campus!
To sign up to donate items for our raffle beach bag, you can use the following link:
 
Science Learning Targets:  
Students will be able to classify animals into groups based on characteristics and behaviors.
 
SC.3.L.15.1 – I can classify animals into major groups according to their physical characteristics and behaviors.
 
 
Science Learning Activities: Students will work on sorting activities for the different groups of animals. We will discuss their characteristics and behaviors. We will finish our unit on Vertebrates and begin classifying invertebrates.
 
Science Vocabulary:
amphibians, animal, arthropod, backbone, birds, cold-blooded, egg, fish, invertebrate, mammals, reptiles, vertebrate, warm-blooded
 
Math Learning Targets:
Students will review subtraction strategies, rounding and estimating.
 
Math Learning Activities:
Students will be using models, estimation and regrouping to subtract three digit numbers.  This is a review unit as we prepare for the math FSA which will be on May 1-2.
IXL: C2, C3, C4, C6, C7
 
ELA Activities: Students will participate in small groups during centers and also practicing on Iready and Istation.
ELA Learning Targets:
LAFS.3.Rl.3.9: Compare and contrast the most important points and key details presented in two texts on the same topic.
3.RL.3.9: Combine information from two different texts on the same topic.
3.L.3.4a: Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.
3.L.3.6: Use academic and domain-specific vocabulary.
Comprehension: Beatrice’s Goat, History of Television and Should We Watch TV?
Writing Targets
3.W.1.2: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
IXLX.3, X.6, Z.2, II.3, FF.4, KK.1
Social Studies: SS.G.2.1 Label the countries and commonwealths in North America (Canada, United States, Mexico) and in the Caribbean (Puerto Rico, Cuba, Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica).
 
Spelling
Names
Named
Naming
Hopes
Hoped
Hoping
Dances
Danced
Dancing
Drops
Dropped
Dropping
Wraps
Wrapped
Wrapping
 
Vocab
Gift- something that is given to someone, such as a present
Yearned- wanted very much to have or do
Tend- to look after or take care of
Produce- to make or create
Sturdy- strong or solid
Schoolhouse- a building used as a school
Kindhearted- having a caring nature; helpful