3rd Grade Newsletter
Week of September 17, 2018
Bible Verse Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity. 1 Timothy 4:12
Spelling: plate, fence, clue, give, twelve, hide, smile, size, slice, since, glue, hinge, hive
Math: Rounding numbers, fact test on Tues, concept test on Wed, naming polygons, dividing shapes into thirds.
English: Pronouns (Pro), Subject Pronouns (SP), Possessive Pronoun Adjective (PPA), conjunctions, simple sentences with compound parts.
Reading: Finishing up Good Morning Gorillas and then reading Freckle Juice!
Social Studies: Where in the World? (Guessing the Continent Game) **Studying the Seven Continents and learning how to read World Atlases!
Class Happenings! P. E. is Friday at 360 Gym. I will need some drivers for this! Let me know asap! We will need to leave at 12:15, and return at 1:30. Yippee!
Homework!!!! Some of the students have been really struggling with looking up words in a dictionary. We do this activity once a week. Every now and then I will send an assignment home to work on. This week I want your child to look up the word “hinge.” Have your child write the definition, and also write the pronunciation of the word. Which letter is silent in the pronunciation of the word? This little assignment needs to be turned into me no later than Thursday!
Notes from the Office: School News….September 17-21, 2018
|Monday 17th||Tuesday 18th||Wednesday 19th||Thursday 20th||Friday 21st|
|NO PIZZA LUNCH THIS WEEK
School pics up on Ridinger’s website
|Prayer @ 8a.m.
8th grade DC trip returns!
The PURPLE youth size option is no longer available for Cow Plop t-shirts. All youth sizes will be in green.
Drop off and pick up will be as normal starting Monday. However, if you see equipment in the parking lots we will go back to what we have been doing.
School pictures: Individual images will be ready on Monday, (9/17). Go to www.ridingers.com and click on “CCS 2018”. We will email you with password instructions on Monday.
CCS student artwork will be displayed during the Lewiston Downtown Artwalk at Gateway church on Friday, October 5 from 4:00 – 9:00.
Cirque “Pu” Soleil Cow Plop
Our annual Cow Plop Fundraiser takes place on Friday, October 26th from 4:30 – 6:00 at the Woodstock Barn. The Family Barn Dance will follow from 6:00 – 6:30. The cow plop includes concessions, a farmer’s market bake sale, kid’s carnival games, and of course the big event!
Please turn in the BLUE recording forms as you sell. The first reward day is Tuesday, September 25, for 20 squares sold or $80 donation.
Pizza lunch payment – You may prepay pizza lunch a month, quarter or year at a time, whatever is convenient for you. If you are paying weekly, please include your payment with your pizza order. Please MAKE PIZZA CHECKS OUT TO CYNDY KYM.
Join Scott and Tracy Trotter for prayer for our school every Friday morning at 8a.m. Meet in the church foyer.
Food Bank Chapel Fridays. Cornerstone will be helping the valley food banks this year. Every chapel day will also be Food Bank Fridays. We want to encourage our families to donate canned food items each month. We will have a bin marked for the food bank in the foyer.
Mark your Calendars:
Thurs., Sept. 27 @ 6:30 7th gr. Parent Only DC meeting
Friday, September 28 Chapel—11:00 Early Release Day/Food Bank Friday
Friday, October 5 Art Walk from 4:00 – 9:00 in downtown Lewiston.
October 1-5 Fall Break