Ms. Schantz's Website

Welcome

Thank you for visiting my Oakwood 3rd grade website. This site is for parents and students to use to stay up to date with classroom happenings. I will be posting the newest newsletter each Monday. Please check back often!

Ms. Schantz

Weekly Newsletters

3.25.19

3.18.19

3.11.19

3.04.19

2.25.19

2.19.19

2.11.19

2.4.19

1.22.19

1.14.19

1.07.19

12.17.18

12.10.18

12.3.18

11.26.18

Holiday Read Aloud Schedule

11.12.18

11.06.18

10.29.18

10.22.18

10.15.18

10.8.18

10.1.18

9.24.18

9.17.18

9.10.18

Daily Schedule

Our Schedule

  • Our schedule changes from day to day, but remains consistent from week to week.
  • Each Day our class has:
    • Reading
    • Writing (With Mrs. Ruzzin)
    • Math (With Mrs. Reeves)
    • Science
    • Social Studies
    • Word Study
    • Handwriting


Specials Schedule

  • Monday: Art
  • Tuesday: Music and Library
  • Wednesday: Spanish
  • Thursday: Gym and Project Lead the Way (PLTW)
  • Friday: Kindergarten Reading Buddies






Contact Me

If you would like to contact me, the best time to do so is before school and during our specials times (time varies from day to day). My telephone number is (248) 627-1880 and my e-mail address is sschantz@brandon.k12.mi.us

Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions, comments or concerns about your child's progress. I'm looking forward to a great school year!



Half Day Schedule

8:00 School Office Opens

8:45 School Begins

12:00 School Dismissal



Science

Unit 1: No Place Like Home: Life Cycles

Peek at what we have been learning... I am posting these types of resources when we are finished with the section. You can use them to see what kind of thinking we have done and some of the activities. (They are rough, but a good example of some of the discussion.

Cycle 1 Slides - How can patterns in a plant's life help us understand patterns in an animals life?

(Some links will not be live in the document- sorry!)

Cycle 2 Slides- Heredity and Environmentally Determined Traits

Cycle 3 Slides- Trait Variety and Organism Survival

Unit 2: Stick Together: Environmental Impacts on Organisms

Cycle 1 Slides- Habitats and Population Survival

Cycle 2 Slides- Fossils Tell of Long Ago

Cycle 3 Slides- Changing Habitats

Unit 3: Wild and Wacky Weather: Weather and Climate