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200 Tetrick Road

Shinnston, WV 26431

304-326-7280

 Fax:  304-592-3255

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Welcome to Ms. Brown's Third Grade! 

Classroom News

Important dates to remember:


       Aug 15 - First day of School

       Sept 3 - NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)



HOMEWORK FOR THE WEEK OF AUG 15-17



Monday - 


Tuesday - 


Wednesday - Bring back all forms that need signed

                      Read 20 mins.


Thursday - Read 20 mins. 


Friday - Read 20 mins. 



WEEKLY ROUTINE

Reading - We will be reading a story from our reading book each week. The Reading test is on Friday. It will cover the story and vocabulary for the week. In addition, we will be working in groups, reading leveled books. We will be practicing reading skills such as comprehension, questioning, sequencing, comparing, and contrasting -- just to name a few! Please encourage your child to read at least 20 minutes each and every day! 


*If your child has forgotten his or her reading book, here is a link to the online version

https://wwwk6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/reading/journeys2014/na/gr3/ese_9780547894515_/launch.html 


Math - In math, we working on place value and reviewing addition and subtraction. We are beginning our new series, Everyday Math, this year. 


Spelling - Students will bring home a weekly overview each Friday that has the spelling words for the following week on it, giving you and your child plenty of time to study and become familiar with the words. Our weekly spelling test is on Thursday. With the overview, students will also be given a practice spelling test to be completed and turned in on or before Thursday. The weekly spelling list can also be found here and it will be updated each week --------------->


yes Please check your child's folder and sign their agendas each night. 


mail Please send a note when your child is absent (excuses will only be accepted 3 days upon return to school) or if he or she has a change from regular dismissal schedule. 


enlightenedYou can stay up to date with your child's grades by checking LiveGrades. The grades will be updated every Monday.


PLANNING SCHEDULE

                     Monday - Art

                     Tuesday - Music

                     Wednesday - Gym (Please wear appropriate shoes!)

                     Thursday - Library

                     Friday - Computer


We have extra P.E. on Tuesdays and Thursdays! Please wear appropriate shoes! 













Spelling List 

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