Third Grade: October 2018

Dates to Remember

  • 10/8: No School
  • 10/11: 3-307 and 3-308 Visit Sunnyside Public Library 
  • 10/12: 3-309 Visit Sunnyside Public Library 
  • 10/12: 5:30-7:15 pm Parent Association Meeting and Family Fun Event
  • 10/31: 2:30 pm Parent Association Halloween Parade


  • How do mathematicians use place value to add and subtract?
  • What are the different kinds of addition and subtraction?
  • How do mathematicians represent numbers?
  • How do mathematicians use reading strategies?

Math Words of the Week

  • Skip counting: Counting forwards or backwards by a number other than 1 (example: 3, 6, 9, 12, 15 )
  • Repeated Addition: Adding equal groups (3 + 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 = 15)

What We Are Learning

  • How can mathematicians count groups efficiently?
  • What is the meaning of multiplication?
  • What are the relationships among skip counting, repeated addition, and multiplication 

  • What are mysteries?
  • What are the elements and patterns in a mystery?
  • How can readers infer and predict to help understand a mystery

Social Studies
  • How do we learn about culture?
  • How can we read timelines, photographs, maps and observe objects to learn about culture?

  • What are the parts of a paragraph?
  • What is an informative paragraph?

Home Connection

Home Connection

Students will be receiving Lexia and Raz Kids username and password information.  If you need help accessing these websites please let us know. 
Remember to sign up for School CNXT!  We love sending pictures of learning. 

To contact us by email: 
Ms. Dobry
Ms. Estin
Mr. Poli