Welcome to 3rd Grade!
Mrs. Tara Kulp, Ms. Barbara Grindle, Mrs. Rosanne Jalbert
Ms. Grindle-- Voicemail: 303-982-5153    Email: Barbara.Grindle@jeffco.k12.co.us
Mrs. Kulp--Voicemail: 303-982-5149   Email: Tara.Kulp@jeffco.k12.co.us  
Mrs. Rosanne Jalbert--Voicemail: 303-982-     Email: Rosanne.Jalbert@jeffco.k12.co.us
What Are We Learning?


Essential Question:

  • How can we represent/show something a different way?

  • Why would we want to?

  • What tools and strategies can help us learn multiplication?

Essential Learning:

  • Students can articulate patterns and relationships between numbers.

  • Students will develop strategies for learning multiplication facts.

  • Students will demonstrate mastery of addition and subtraction facts.


Essential Question:

  • What do writers to before, during, and after writing?

  • What goals have I set for myself as a writer?

Essential Learning:

  • Students will engage in the writing process to write small moments or "Slices of Life" pieces.

  • Students will reflect on themselves as learners and set goals.


Essential Question:

  • What is my role when I work with others?  

  • How does knowing patterns in words help me read and spell?

  • Why does fluency matter?

Essential Learning:

  • Students will flexibly use a variety of comprehension strategies.

  • Students will apply learnings of phonics, vocabulary, and spelling when reading and writing.

  • Students will fluently read a variety of texts.

Social Studies

Essential Question:

  • What is needed to make a successful and effective community?

Essential Learning:

  • Students will be able to follow community norms and positively participate.

  • Students will reflect on personal behavior(s) and consider how to be better citizens.


Essential Question:
  • How are life cycles from a variety of organisms similar and different?
Essential Learning:
  • Organisms reproduce, grow, develop, and differentiate in a predictable pattern.

  • Different organisms have unique life cycles that are different.

Home Study 
Reading -
Monthly reflections on what students have read and learned about at home.

Practice addition, subtraction, and multiplication facts every night. 

Weekly Math's Mate.

*Need help logging in to Googledocs, Schoology, Think Central, or RAZ Kids?  Visit the Documents or Tutorials tab and scroll to the bottom for a help document.

Extension Opportunities
  • Word Work - Tic-Tac-Toe boards can be downloaded from the documents tab.  Write on and wipe off the boards weekly to reuse it.  Keep it in the folder so it doesn’t get lost. *There is a file under the Documents Tab of our website that has directions for each of the Word Work activities.

  • Math Expressions pages.
  • Passion Projects
  • Lexia / RAZ Kids
  • NewsELA
  • StoryWorks
  • Discovery Education
  • Ten Marks

  • Spelling City


Dates to 

Byers Evans House Museum 
October 3rd Grindle 
Oct. 4th Kulp

Nov. 10 Day in Denver 

     3rd Grade Shutterfly Sites

Click here to view the site for Mrs. Kulp's class and sign-up for classroom parties and other activities.

Click here to view the site for Ms. Grindle's class and sign-up for classroom parties and other activities.

Back to School Night Presentation

Field trip forms are located under the Documents Tab

Class Schedule
8:55 - 9:20       Greeting Our Day &                             Morning Meeting
9:20 - 10:25     Math
10:25 - 11:20    Literacy
11:20 - 12:10    Recess, then Lunch
12:10 - 12:55    Specials Rotation
12:55 - 2:45      Literacy
2:45 - 3:30        Science/Social Studies
3:35                 Dismissal
Library (LMC)
Grindle:  Wednesdays
Kulp:  Thursdays

 AMP Schedule 
Check school calendar on Marshdale Homepage for Day Scheduling.  Note that there are two consecutive of each day in the rotation.

Grindle:    Day 1 - PE
                  Day 2 - Music
                  Day 3 - Art

Kulp:          Day 1 -   Music
                   Day 2 -  Art
                   Day 3 -  PE

Mrs. Kulp's 
Classroom Wish List


*Epson 220 black and color ink cartridges

Ms. Grindle's Classroom Wish List
 *Noise canceling headphones

*Cannon Ink Cartridges  240 and 241 
  * Chromebook, iPad, or donation to 
       Marshdale toward purchase 

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