I can’t believe it! The last week of school! It has been a fabulous year of learning, fun, and friendships! Thank you for all the ways you have supported your child’s education.
A few things:
Make sure your child has their backpack each day this week. You will see folders and papers coming home. We are cleaning out lockers and desks!
Remind your third grader to return library books.
Friday is a half day. Dismissal is at 12:15pm.
Our class did an outstanding job of presenting their biography research work today!! Thanks to all who came to see our museum. Check it out:
M-STEP testing starts tomorrow. A good night’s sleep and a healthy breakfast will be extra important this week! We will not have a homework packet, but daily reading and math fact practice should continue.
Look for information to come home this week regarding the biography project. May 26 will be our biography museum celebration.
Thank you! 🙂
I want to make sure you are aware of some important dates coming up:
May 2-5: M-STEP testing for 3rd grade
**It will be important for students to get enough sleep and a healthy breakfast in the
May 12: Early Release 12:15 dismissal
May 23: Field trip to DeGraaf Nature Center
**A note was sent home about this a few weeks ago. Be sure to send in $1 by May 19.
May 26: Biography Presentations
**Students will be presenting their biography research in the form of a museum.
As it nears the end of the year, we want to make sure the daily routines of reading and practicing multiplication facts continues. Keeping that routine through the school year will help continue practice through the summer months too.
Ms Van Arkel 🙂
Enjoy a few pictures from our Biography Museum! Our third graders did a wonderful job presenting their research and writing! I have a great group of hard workers! 🙂
A homework packet went home today. It is due next Monday. Please remind your third grader to complete their daily reading and math fact practice too!
We are finishing up our biography writing and will be getting ready for our presentations. We would love for you to see our presentations on April 29. More information to come!
Ms Van Arkel 🙂
A note will be coming home about your child’s biography research project. We will be doing some research in class as well as the writing part, but some help and support will be needed by you at home. Please see a copy of the note below. This paper will need to be returned to school by Tuesday, March 22. Thank you!
We had our Just Write Celebration today! Thanks for coming to celebrate our biography writing. Everyone looked so GREAT dressed as the person they researched!! Check out the video.