St. John Vianney Catholic School
May 4, 2018
We will work on words with au and oo next week. The list is posted on the 3rd grade website.
The students have been learning bout lines and angles this week. They know that a right angle is 90 degrees. The students completed a project showing each type using pasta! They turned out great.
It is vitally important that you begin working with your child to get the multiplication facts memorized. The facts MUST be memorized by the end of the school year.
We have been talking about the parts of the Mass this past week.
We are going step by step learning how to write Literary Essays. The students are working on beginning their drafts which include their introduction with a claim and two reasons which are backed up by evidence from the text.
We have been reading Greek mythology this week. The students are enjoying these stories. They have learned that myths are stories written to explain how things came to be. Ask your child to tell you one of them!
The students have been learning about renewable and nonrenewable resources. We have discussed that God has only put so much natural resources to use on this earth so we need to take care of our planet and use them wisely.
This week we began talking about water and its uses as well as where water can be found on Earth. We will use this knowledge for our next unit on weather.
There will be an important letter coming home next Monday, please make sure you receive it.