Magma Ranch K-8
Students of the Month
Dates to Remember
Monday, October 15th
Writing Benchmark 2.
Wednesday, Oct. 17th Early Release
Grade Level News**
Eureka Math is a cyclical based curriculum; which means the skills will be taught more than once in the school year. The math HW is an opportunity for the children to practice the skills currently being taught in class. If there is something they do not understand or struggle with, please note it on the HW and the teachers will review more in class. Keep in mind, that these are new skills for your child and it is expected that they will take time to master the concepts. Additional resources can be accessed in the Florence website at: mr.fusdaz.org - found under teacher website 3rd grade eureka math parent page.
Houghton Mifflin is a leading blended learning program building reading comprehension, academic vocabulary, and writing skills.
Spalding is an Education International program dedicated to teaching all students to spell, write and read while focusing on:
Social Emotional is a program designed to teach Pre-kindergarten and elementary school children about cooperation, empathy and effective communication. Sanford Harmony at National University.
- Homework: Homework includes twenty minutes of reading each night, practicing the weekly spelling words and practicing the basic facts:
Homework also includes any unfinished work from the classroom.
Just a Reminder
>>Remember to wear tennis shoes on P. E. days.
>>Write your child’s name on his/her sack lunch.
>>Send in a water bottle for your child to have in the classroom.
>> Please contact your child’s teacher, and the school office, before 12:00 p.m. if your child will be taking alternate transportation home.
What We’re Learning This Week
Math: TSW be able to use Two- and Three-Digit Measurement Subtraction Using the Standard Algorithm
Reading: TSW be able to determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, distinguishing literal from non literal language.
Writing: TSW write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Science: TSW be able to conduct investigations in life, physical, and earth space sciences.
Social Studies: TSW be able to describe national symbols and monuments that represent American democracy and values.