Q3W5

This week is review for Spelling and Vocabulary. There will be a summative test for both. We are only putting the words for review that will be on the test.

We will be having a small Friendship’s card exchange at the end of the day February 14th. Keep an eye out for the information flyer and student names.

ELA Activities: Students will participate in small groups during centers and also practicing on Iready and IXL.

ELA Learning Targets:

3.RL.2.6 Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.

Opinion Writing Targets

Zoo Animals

3.W.1.1:

Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.

  1. Introduce the topic or text they are writing about, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure that lists reasons.
  2. Provide reasons that support the opinion.
  3. Use linking words and phrases (e.g., because, therefore, since, for example) to connect opinion and reasons.
  4. Provide a concluding statement or section.

IXL: G., M., M.2

Social Studies:

Economics

SS.3.E.1.1 Give examples of how scarcity results in trade. Students will:

  • use examples to identify how scarcity results in trade, including, but not limited to, oil, video games, and food.
  • define and apply the word scarcity to a specific situation or scenario.

 Spelling/Vocabulary

Nurse

Girls

Story

Hard

Stew

Spoon

Serve

First

Sharp

Noise

Air

Wear

Blue

Look

Point

Learn

Share

Their

Enjoys

Spoiled

Pour

*Gaze- a steady look or stare

Curiosity- an interesting or strange thing

Discouraged- losing hope

Suitable- proper or right

*Suffered- was damaged or harmed

Preserve- an area set aside for the protection of plants and animals; protect from harm

Aisles- the area between rows of seats or shelves at a store

*Annual- happening once a year

Illustrate- draw a picture to explain or decorate something written

Suggestions- plans or ideas that are offered to others

*Instance- an example of something

Observed- studied carefully

*Politely- in a way that shows good manners

Package- something put in a box or wrapped in paper