Mrs. Reeves's Third Grade Class




Specials Schedule:

Monday - Spanish

Tuesday - Performing Arts, Computers

Wednesday - Health, Library

Thursday - Gym

Friday - Gym, Art






Week of September 25:




Essential Question: Why is volunteering good for a community and its people?

Target Vocabulary: afford, customers, contacted, raise, earn, figure, block, spreading

Phonics Skills:  Long a and long e spellings

Vocabulary Strategy:  Antonyms

Comprehension Skill:  Understanding characters

Comprehension Strategy:  Analyze/evaluate

Writing Focus:  Narrative Writing



The topic 1 test will be given on Thursday, 9/28.  Please study the vocabulary cards found in the STAR folder.  A practice test will come home on Tuesday.


Social Studies

Third graders will begin to work through Unit 1.  Students will learn about the three types communities:

city, suburb, rural community.  Projects and acitivities will be completed in class to apply our learning.