Homework

Homework

**All assignments listed are due the next day.


***Some textbooks may be needed for homework.  Please do not write in the textbooks.  Please keep the textbooks away from snacks, food items, siblings, and water bottles.  Three book socks are needed to cover the math, grammar, and social studies textbooks.Thank you for your cooperation.


**Unfinished class work may be added as homework.  The students are aware of this when the assignments are discussed at the end of the day.

**http://www.spellingcity.com/janczak

**Vocabulary Test Practice:  Please check out the website https://www.sadlierconnect.com/vw/vocabularyworkshop.com   (Click on the green book.) for word practice.

____________________________________________________________________________________ Scholastic Book Order Class Code:  GPQ8X


  • Week of November 12 - November 16
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    Monday:

    -Reading:  Practice fluency story-due Friday.
    -Math:  Any work not finished in class is due Tuesday. Practice facts.

    -Spelling:  Pretest on Unit 6 on Tuesday.
    -SS:  Review vocabulary from Unit 2 for Wednesday:  coast, plain, climate, environment, natural resource, peninsula, landform, geography, recycling, wildlife, minerals, and plateau.  Review where the 4 hemispheres are; North America's two hemispheres, types of natural resources, examples of a mineral, and differences between oceans and the other bodies of water.  Review your continent, state, country, school suburb, and U.S oceans.
      
    **Students wear their gym uniforms today (Monday).


    Tuesday:


    -Math:  Any work not finished in class is due Wednesday. Practice facts.
    -Reading:  Story questions are due Wednesday, if not finished in class. 
    -SS:  Review for Chapter 2 test on Wednesday.
    -Science:  Bring materials for activity on Wednesday.

    -**Hot lunch  today

    Wednesday:


    -Math:  Any work not finished in class is due Thursday.
    -Science:  Review vocabulary from Chapter 1 for Friday:  adaptations, life cycle, life span, growth, development, reproduction, offspring, species, egg, embryo, larva, pupa, adult, nymph, steps of complete and incomplete metamorphosis.
    -Spelling:  Retest on Unit 6, if necessary on Thursday

    **Happy Birthday Kelly!
    **Dress in blue to support Juvenile Diabetes Day today. ($1 suggested donation, if possible)


     Thursday:
      
    -Math:  Any work not finished in class is due Friday.
    -Reading:  Reread story and return magazine for Friday.  Fluency story due Friday.
    -Science:  Review vocabulary from Chapter 1 for Friday.

    **Book Fair today
      

     Friday:

    Math:   Practice your facts.

    **Practice play lines.  (The Christmas plays are Friday, December 7 at 10:15 a.m. and repeated at 1 p.m.)

    **Food drive for Our Lady of Guadalupe parish-The 3rd grade has been asked to donate pancake mixes, cereals, peanut butter, and jelly items.  Thank you for your generosity.


    -Topics covered in class last week:
  • Subtraction concepts; subtraction word problems; estimating differences
  • Verbs, verb tenses
  • Writing topic sentences
  • Reading strategies-citing text evidence, process of elimination, finding the main idea
  • Life cycles; inherited and learned traits
  • Old Testament/Genesis/Our Catholic Faith
  • Intermediate directions; major rivers/bodies of water in the U.S.; mountain chains in the U.S.