Ms. Garcia

Third Grade

Weekly Update for January 29, 2018

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Jan• 29•18

 

Vocabulary Words:

Report

Presentation

Educational

Certificate

Erupt

Creative

Impressive

Charts

From: The Science Fair

Assessment will be given THIS FRIDAY. Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day!The January PTO Meeting is tomorrow – Tuesday at 6:30. Pizza will be served at 6:00 and childcare is available! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

African-American History projects are due February 16!

Trolley Trip money is due February 16th!

Homework:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Thursday

* Assessments – Journeys and Math

Friday

*No School

Due Dates:

There is a letter about the Third Grade Play and the Trolley trip in your student’s homework folder.

Raise a Glass for Ray if February 1st! Get your tickets at http://rayschool.weebly.com/raise-a-glass-for-ray.html

The 2018-2019 CPS Calendar

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Jan• 26•18

Please find a letter from CEO Dr. Jackson and the 2018-2019 School Calendar here:

SY-18-19 Calendar Letter to Families

Weekly Update January 22, 2018

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Jan• 23•18

Cereal Box projects are due February 16th!! 🙂

Vocabulary Words:

Athlete

Competitor

Championship

Professional

Power

Court

Rooting

Entire

From: Jump! Assessment will be given THIS FRIDAY – January 25th. Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day!The January PTO Meeting is tomorrow – Tuesday at 6:30. Pizza will be served at 6:00 and childcare is available! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

This year we are focussed on the Sciences or Visual Arts. A list of possible people will be sent home or you may submit a person for approval. Please note that contemporary individuals will not be approved. While they have contributed greatly, we are focusing on the people who paved the way for them and us.

Homework:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* NWEA Assessment

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* NWEA Assessment

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

*Assessments

* Weekly Reading Log

Due Dates:

There is a letter about the Third Grade Play and the Trolley trip in your student’s homework folder.

Raise a Glass for Ray if February 1st! Get your tickets at http://rayschool.weebly.com/raise-a-glass-for-ray.html

Weekly Update – January 15, 2018

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Jan• 16•18

 

Vocabulary Words:

Examined

Rugged

Peak

Mist

Fondly

Pausing

Steep

Pleaded

From: Yonder Mountain Assessment will be given THIS FRIDAY – January 19th. Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

Our next Home Project will be the African-American History Project.  Information will go home this week!

This year we are focussed on the Sciences or Visual Arts. A list of possible people will be sent home or you may submit a person for approval. Please note that contemporary individuals will not be approved. While they have contributed greatly, we are focusing on the people who paved the way for them and us.

Homework:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* NWEA Assessment

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* NWEA Assessment

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

*Assessments

* Weekly Reading Log

Due Dates:

There is a letter about the Third Grade Play and the Trolley trip in your student’s homework folder.

Weekly Update for the week of December 11, 2017

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Dec• 11•17

 

Vocabulary Words:

Signal

Genius

Gadget

Invention

Laboratory

Experiment

Occassion

Electric

From: The Young Thomas Edison Assessment will be given NEXT FRIDAY – DECEMBER 22nd! Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

Feel free to schedule an appointment to discuss your student anytime. You can reach me at cdgarcia@cps.edu.

Family STEM Night is December 12th! Come out and have some fun with Science, Engineering and Math!

Homework:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

*Assessments

* Weekly Reading Log

Due Dates:

Your next home project – The Holiday Project – is due December 15th!

Field Trip this Friday!! Bundle up as we are walking to the DuSable Museum.

DON’T FORGET YOUR LUNCH!!

Winter Spirit Days December 11-15, 2017

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Dec• 08•17

Monday – Crazy Day🌈

Crazy Colorful Clothes 👚👖

Crazy Socks

Crazy Hair🎩

Tuesday – Pajama & Stuff Animal and Movie (3-3:45) Day🎬

Wednesday – Education T-Shirt Day 🎒

Wear any school t-shirt or hoodie

Staff eat lunch with students and share high school and college experiences

Thursday – Ugly/Beautiful Winter❄ Sweater Contest Day (Prizes awarded in class)

Friday – Twin or Jean Day👬

FUN TIMES💚🎉

Weekly Update for the Week of November 27th

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Nov• 27•17

 

Vocabulary Words:

Familiar

Applause

Vacant

Rickety

Blurry

Blasted

Jerky

Rude

From: The Kamishibai Man Assessment will be given NEXT FRIDAY – DECEMBER 8th! Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

Feel free to schedule an appointment to discuss your student anytime. You can reach me at cdgarcia@cps.edu.

Family STEM Night is December 12th! Come out and have some fun with Science, Engineering and Math!

Homework:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

*Assessments

* Weekly Reading Log

Due Dates:

Your next home project – The Holiday Project – is due December 15th!

Weekly Update for November 6, 2017

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Nov• 06•17

 

Vocabulary Words:

Imagine

Tools

Sketches

Tracing

Research

Textures

Scribbles

Illustrate

From: What Do Illustrators Do?

Assessment will be given THIS FRIDAY! Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

Feel free to schedule an appointment to discuss your student anytime. You can reach me at cdgarcia@cps.edu.

Homework for the week:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Home Link

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

*Assessments

* Weekly Reading Log

Our next field trip is November 21st. Please make sure you turn in the permission slip and fee by this Friday, November 10th!!

Parent Conference times are filling up quickly – please schedule your appointment.

Weekly Update for October 30, 2017

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Oct• 30•17

 

Vocabulary Words:

Imagine

Tools

Sketches

Tracing

Research

Textures

Scribbles

Illustrate

From: What Do Illustrator’s Do?

Assessment will be given NEXT FRIDAY! Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

Sign up for Parent Conference/ Report Card Pick-up online or by returning the  page sent home today.

Feel free to schedule an appointment to discuss your student anytime. You can reach me at cdgarcia@cps.edu.

Homework for the week:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* FIELD TRIP – BRING A LUNCH

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

*NO SCHOOL

* Weekly Reading Log

Field Trip this Wednesday!! Every student MUST have a  lunch from home or they will have to stay at school!

Weekly Update – October 23, 2017

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Oct• 23•17

 

Vocabulary Words:

Collect

Ragged

Scrambled

Rapidly

Sorted

Orders

Continued

Darted

From: Max’s Words

Assessment will be given THIS FRIDAY! Please bring your book to school!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day! Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

Picture Day is TOMORROW!! Please make sure your student has what they need for the photos. This is OPTIONAL!

Feel free to schedule an appointment to discuss your student anytime. You can reach me at cdgarcia@cps.edu.

Homework for the week:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

* Weekly Reading Log

If you have not turned in your student’s field trip permission slip, please do ASAP!

Final ticket counts are due Wednesday! The trip is $6 per person and students MUST bring a lunch.

Homework for the week of October 16, 2017

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Oct• 16•17

 

Vocabulary Words:

Stands

slammed

Score

Pronounced

Fans

Style

League

polish

From: Roberto Clemente

Assessment will be given THIS FRIDAY! Please bring your book to school! 😀

Welcome back!!

We are so excited to be back at school and ready to learn!

Please consider joining Class Dojo. This will keep you up-to-date on what is happening in our class! And, we post pictures so you can see your students day!

Class fees are $85.00!

Fees cover workbooks, subsidize field trips and help pay for Science materials. Thank you!

Very Important Info…

Students received their MobyMax account information today. This program can be accessed online from any computer.

Feel free to schedule an appointment to discuss your student anytime. You can reach me at cdgarcia@cps.edu.

Homework for the week:

Monday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Tuesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Wednesday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Thursday

* Weekly Reading Log

* Math Home Link

Friday

* Weekly Reading Log

The first Field Trip Permission Slip is going home today. Please complete it and return it to school with the money, in an envelope which is sealed and labeled with your student’s name. Chaperones are $6.00 each. I have space for one.

 

You can access MobyMax at  this link:

http://www.mobymax.com/signin/room202

Help Support a Great Organization!

Written By: Chandra Garcia - Oct• 13•17

Should you be able, this is a great organization that does a lot to help Ray School.