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Our classroom, patron saint,

St. Therese of Lisieux – Little Flower 

“Miss no single opportunity of making some small sacrifice, here by a smiling look, there by a kindly word; always doing the smallest right and doing it all for love.”

-St. Therese of Lisieux.

 
3A
Ms. Killian 
hkillian@stfrancisschoolbh.net
 

 

Specials:  

Monday – Art
Tuesday – Art (Sept, Nov, Jan, March, May)
Wednesday – Spanish
Thursday – Gym
Friday – STEM
 
9 AM Class Mass – Friday 
 

Setting up notebooks/folders 

Please label notebooks as follows:
– Math
– Reading Journal 
– Grammar/Writing 
– Religion
– Science / Social Studies (notebook will be split)
– Free writing /Drawing 
-Spanish 
 
Please label accordion folder as follows (I prefer this, as the students seem to do well with staying organized.  If you prefer separate folders for each subject, please make sure to help your child stay organized. )
 
– Take Home (this pocket of the accordion folder needs to be checked every night for correspondence from school.)
– Math 
– Reading 
Science / Social Studies 
– Religion 
– Spanish (if an extra pocket) 
 

Weekly Announcements/ Tests & Looking Ahead: 

 Week of October 18th – 22nd:

  • Thursday, SFDSCA Rosary rally at 11 AM.  Please wear gym uniform this day and bring in your rosary. 
  • Friday, NOON dismissal.  This is the LAST day for summer uniform.  
  • Spelling test on Friday. 
  • Math multiplication quiz on 0, 1, 2, 3, 5, 10 times tables on Friday. 

Looking Ahead:

Religion – take home lesson 2 assessment is due on Monday, 10/25.  Use notes and what we highlighted to help! 

Grammar – test on nouns, verbs and subject/predicate will be on Wednesday, 10/27. 

Math – Chapter test will be on Nov. 3rd. 

Reading/Writing – assessment will be on Nov. 5th. 

 

Friday, October 22, 2021

Begin to practice your new spelling words !

Religion take home test due Monday ! 

 

 

Thursday, October 21, 2021

  • Students may wear summer uniforms UNTIL Nov. 1.  If they are cold, of course, they may wear winter uniforms now.  
  •  Please make sure you have 5 SHARPENED pencils, EVERY DAY.  We shouldn’t be sharpening pencils at 8 AM.  
  • Please make sure you have working, untangled earbuds for your iPads !
  • Girls, please have your hair up in a braid, bun, pony tail. 
  • Please have extra masks kept in bookbag. 

Reading – Read for 20 mins each night!  

Writing – Work with a partner at home, using your editing checklist, for your Halloween story worksheet.  Tomorrow, we will write our final copies on loose-leaf. 

Spelling – Continue to review spelling words.  Test is tomorrow. 

Math –   Complete pages 111 (skip # 6)   and 112 . 
Quiz on the 0, 1, 2 3, 5, & 10 times tables tomorrow. 

 

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

  • Students may wear summer uniforms UNTIL Nov. 1.  If they are cold, of course, they may wear winter uniforms now.  
  •  Please make sure you have 5 SHARPENED pencils, EVERY DAY.  We shouldn’t be sharpening pencils at 8 AM.  
  • Please make sure you have working, untangled earbuds for your iPads !
  • Girls, please have your hair up in a braid, bun, pony tail. 
  • Please have extra masks kept in bookbag. 

Reading – Read for 20 mins each night!  

Writing – Continue working on your Halloween story! Fill in the worksheet as we were doing in class. 

Spelling – Continue to review spelling words.  Test will be THIS Friday, the 22nd.

Math –   Complete pages 103 & 104. 
Quiz on the 0, 1, 2 3, 5, & 10 times tables, on Friday. 

 

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

  • Students may wear summer uniforms UNTIL Nov. 1.  If they are cold, of course, they may wear winter uniforms now.  
  • Terra Novas continues tomorrow.  Please make sure you have 5 SHARPENED pencils.
  • Bring water and snack.  
  • Please make sure you have working, untangled earbuds for your iPads !
  • Girls, please have your hair up in a braid, bun, pony tail. 
  • Please have extra masks kept in bookbag.
  • The water fountains in the building are being worked on.  Please send your child to school with water. 

Reading – Read for 20 mins each night!  

Grammar – Review nouns (common and proper) and verbs. 

Spelling – Continue to review spelling words.  Test will be Friday, the 22nd.

Math – quiz on the 0, 1, 2 3, 5, & 10 times tables, on Friday. 

 

 

Monday, October 18, 2021

  • Terra Novas continues this week on Tues & Wed.  Please make sure you have 5 SHARPENED pencils.
  • Bring water and snack.  
  • Please make sure you have working, untangled earbuds for your iPads !
  • Girls, please have your hair up in a braid, bun, pony tail. 
  • Please have extra masks kept in bookbag.
  • The water fountains in the building are being worked on.  Please send your child to school with water. 

Reading – Read for 20 mins each night!  

Grammar – Review nouns (common and proper) and verbs. 

Spelling – Continue to review spelling words.  Test will be Friday, the 22nd.

Math – quiz on the 0, 1, 2 3, 5, & 10 times tables, on Friday. 

Religion – All assignments on Google Classroom are due tomorrow.  We went over answers, know where to find the information highlighted, and have practiced restating sentences.  After tomorrow, it will be a zero   🙁 

 

Here are the spelling words for the week of  10/25 – 10/29
The words below were given out on 10//2021. The test and hw associated with these words will be on 10/25. 

1. Halloween
2. candy
3. trick – or – treat
4. witch
5. which
6. haunted 
7. ghost
8. spooky
9. striking
10. costume
11. pumpkin
12. orange 

Spelling words will be posted here every Friday. There will be a test on the words the following Friday. All students will be tested on the blue words. The two red words will be ‘bonus’ words. All students may attempt these words on the spelling test, but will not be penalized for spelling the two red words incorrectly. Students will have different activities throughout the week for homework, using their spelling words.  

Spelling Choice Board link :  This is also glued into the writing notebook ! 

Spelling Choice Board

 

  

Here you will find notes and videos that follow along with the lessons we are working on!

 

Math: Data, tables and charts!

 

 

 

Rounding Rules!

 

Regrouping with Subtraction:

Place Value notes: 

 

Reading:

Wit & Wisdom Workbook

Wit & Wisdom Workbook Link

Grammar/Writing:

Writing:

When we answer questions, we RESTATE the question.  Please see the examples below that we worked on together in Religion:

 

 

Grammar:

Sentence frames for supporting details 

 

 
 

Science !

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