Hello Third Grade Families,
This week is very short with only two and a half days of school, but we will still be busy learning!
In Religion, we are discussing Lent and Ash Wednesday. Please continue practicing the Stations of the Cross with your children. The first seven stations will need to be memorized by Wednesday, February 21st and the second seven by Wednesday, March 7th. Students will not be asked to recite all fourteen stations at one time.
Pilate condemns Jesus to die
Jesus accepts his cross
Jesus falls for the first time
Jesus meets his mother, Mary
Simon helps carry the cross
Veronica wipes the face of Jesus
Jesus falls for the second time
Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem
Jesus falls for the third time
Jesus is stripped of his clothes
Jesus is nailed to the cross
Jesus dies on the cross
Jesus is taken down from the cross
Jesus is placed in the tomb
On Monday in science, we will begin our unit on ecosystems. We are learning about the different parts of an ecosystem, including organisms, habitats, populations, and communities. On Tuesday, we will begin discussing producers, consumers, and decomposers.Students will be learning about poetry in Language Arts.
Students will take a Math assessment on Tuesday. There is no spelling list this week.
I look forward meeting many of you during conferences on Thursday. Have a great week!