Box 10, 3900 Arthur Drive, Delta BC V4K 3N5
1 604-946-2611

Welcome to GRADE 3!  I want to welcome everyone, especially those students who our new to our school.  We will have a very busy start to the year.  Here is just a sample of what to look forward to.  

Religion:  We are taking a closer look at our theme for this Year: "Walk With Jesus Our Living Hope." Throughout the year, there will be a school-wide focus on learning to turn to God in all things, especially in difficult times, to listen to His voice, discovering what God is asking of us, recognizing and developing our talents and gifts, and striving to be the 'best versions of ourselves'. We will also be learning about ways to pray and learning and reviewing a few of the prayers that are said together with the whole school.  These include:  The Prayer of St. Francis, Our Father, Hail Mary, the Doxology (the Glory Be) and The Angel of God. Finally, we will be looking at the various parts of the Mass.    

Language Arts:  We are going to exercise our hands to prepare them for cursive writing.  We are also going to train our minds and bodies so we are become independent readers and writers.  We will be using a variety of picture books, nursery rhymes and read aloud stories to help us.  Be prepared to hear the words "BUILDING STAMINA" and “MAKING CONNECTIONS over the next few weeks....well...the year.   

Math:  In Math, we are beginning with PATTERNS because well, math is based on many different types of patterns.  Please help your child look for patterns around town, at home and anywhere else you may be.  Also, please encourage your child to practice basic adding and subtracting as this will help them a lot.  www.freerice.com is a wonderful website to practice these skills while also helping to lesson world hunger.  

Science: In Science, we will be examining land forms and biodiversity.  We will be taking advantage of our very diverse environment to both appreciate where we are, and how different life forms adapt to where they live.   

Social Studies: Social Studies has us examining our world with regards to community and diversity, and mapping.  We will be focusing on mapping symbols, and different Indigenous world and local cultures.  

I am very excited about this new school year.  I hope you are too! 

Hint, hint.  Wink, wink.  (Super Secret Code Word:  Cookie Monster)

 

 

HOMEWORK TIP #1:  Please look carefully at the due dates for the following assignments.  A talented student will complete the ones that are due first before the other ones.  

HOMEWORK TIP #2: Remember to bring your assignments back to school even if they are not finished or due that particular day.  You never know when you may get free  or extra time in class to work on unfinished work.  If you have your assignments with you, you can use your class time wisely.

MONDAY, JANUARY 25,  2021

  1. Read for 20 Minutes each day.  
  2. SPEECH ARTS:    CHOOSE and get approved a POEM for Speech ARTS!  (LATE)   B) If your poem has been approved...try to memorize the first 2 stanzas (8 lines -12 lines) of your poem.  (Fri.)     c)   Practice the BIBLE READINGS!  Read them out loud.  Work on pronounciation (ask if you are unsure) and remember to PAUSE at periods and commas.
  3. Spelling:  THE TEST IS ON WEDNESDAY!  
  4. ADST: a) Complete the first 4 rows of Google Docs Formatting 2        b)  30 minutes  typing (Fri.) 
  5. Math:  a) Jump math page 35 - 37.  (Tues.)       b)  Practice your addition and subtraction facts.  We are begining to work with higher numbers so it is becoming a bit more challenging.  
  6. Mathletics:  new assignments due on Friday.  MANY STUDENTS ARE NOT COMPLETING THIS!  If they have not been doing this, and they are behind, they will have more than 2 activities to complete for the week.  Please have your son or daughter show your their Mathletics work.  If they have not completed the assignments, they will not be able to show you anything else.  
  7. Raz Kids: 1 book (FRI)
  8. French:  please check out Mme. Weichers' Google Classroom :  practice the play!
  9. PLEASE BRING PROPER OUTDOOR WEAR -- IThe Temperatures are dropping....PLEASE DRESS WARM!!!!!!!!!!!!! Also, please be prepared for wet weather:  EXTRA SOCKS, RAIN BOOTS, RAIN JACKET, HAT........

 

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 21,  2021

  1. NO SCHOOL TOMORROW!!!!!!!
  2. Read for 20 Minutes each day.  
  3. CHOOSE and get approved a POEM for Speech ARTS!  DUE MONDAY!  (If your poem has been approved...try to memorize the first 2 stanzas (8 lines -10 lines) of your poem. 
  4.  Practice the BIBLE READINGS!  Read them out loud.  Work on pronounciation (ask if you are unsure) and remember to PAUSE at periods and commas.
  5. Spelling:  a) complete 2 sorts each day.  THE TEST IS ON WEDNESDAY!  
  6. ADST: Complete the first 3 rows of Google Docs Formatting 2 (Fri.) 
  7. Science:  GOOGLE CLASSROOM new science activity.  Re listen to the videos on the FROGS.  Find the two new vocabulary words and their meaning.  Type these onto the GOOGLE SLIDE and submit the GOOGLE Slide.  HINT HINT WINK WINK (WEDNESDAY) 
  8. Math:  Practice your addition and subtraction facts.  We are begining to work with higher numbers so it is becoming a bit more challenging.  
  9. Mathletics:  new assignments due on Friday.  MANY STUDENTS ARE NOT COMPLETING THIS!  If they have not been doing this, and they are behind, they will have more than 2 activitiies to complete for the week.  Please have your son or daughter show your their Mathletics work.  If they have not completed the assignments, they will not be able to show you anything else.  
  10. Raz Kids: 1 book (FRI)
  11. French:  please check out Mme. Weichers' Google Classroom :  practice the play!
  12. PLAY A NON-ELECTRONIC GAME
  13. GO OUTSIDE!  CAN YOU HEAR OR FIND A FROG?   WHAT ARE SOME NIGHTTIME SOUNDS AT YOUR HOUSE?  ARE THERE DIFFERENT SOUNDS ON A CLEAR NIGHT VERSUS A RAINY NIGHT?  HOW?   
  14. PLEASE BRING PROPER OUTDOOR WEAR -- EXTRA SOCKS, RAIN BOOTS, RAIN JACKET, HAT........

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here are some computer links to websites which can make learning just a little bit more fun.  Enjoy!

Programming:

Code.org

Reading:

Raz-Kids

Storyline Online

Just Books Read Aloud

StarFall

Scholastic Kids

EduPlace

BBC Reading

Scholastic Story Starters

Spelling:

Spelling City Weekly Sorting Games, Tests, and Activities

Math:

Nelson website: math games and review for grade3

Problem Solving Study Jam

Johnnie's Math

Art:

ArtForKidsHub - Drawing website

Religion:

Superbook Bible website - reading and watching your favourite Bible stories!

Social Studies: Stay tuned for new connections!

Science:  

Build Molecules - Build Molecules like we did in class. 

Nanospace Molecularium - Explore the Science behind Matter 

Outerspace Molecule Chase - Build molecules to help a mouse escape the dangers of a space station.  

Elements and the Periodic Table - Learn about the Periodic Table of the Elements, - focus on symbols and properties of matter

 

M.E.G.A. Math Games

Games to Practice Your Number Sense Skills!

Number Sense Games

Place Value Hockey

Math Racing Place Value Game

Place Value Games

 

Games to practice Subtraction:

Balloon Pop Subtraction

Subtraction Games

Basic Operations

Subtraction Fruit Splat * Please Select Level 6

About Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart Elementary is a Catholic Independent school serving the communities of Ladner and Tsawwassen in South Delta, BC.  With a beautiful campus, dedicated staff and a wide range of extracurricular activities, students in K-7 receive a well rounded education within a loving Christian environment.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Address
Box 10, 3900 Arthur Drive Delta, BC, V4K 3N5
Phone
1 604-946-2611
Mail
office@shsdelta.org

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