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Mrs. Moreau's Grade 3 Class
Week of April 16-20, 2018

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Spelling:  Our new Spelling list will be sent home on Monday, April 16th. Students will have the opportunity to practice their Spelling words in a variety of ways over the course of the week, however, extra practice at home is encouraged. Our next Spelling test will take place on Friday, April 20th.

Spelling List: nice, baseball, Sunday, prince, cents, across, send, pencil, class, race, guess, circle.

Grammar: Students will complete a variety of grammar questions from sample EQAO tests.

Reader's Workshop
1. Students will complete their nonfiction text features booklet this week.
2. Students will explore nonfiction text passages from previous EQAO tests.
3. Students will explore different nonfiction text structures (description, sequence and order, cause and effect, problem and solution, compare and contrast)


Writer's Workshop
This week, we continue our study of procedure writing. Students will complete their recipe and science experiment writing pieces.

Math:
- This week, our lessons will focus on perimeter and area. Perimeter is the distance around a shape or object and area is the size of a two-dimensional surface.

Music:
- Bucket drumming

Physical Education:
- Volleyball

Religion:
This week, students will learn how the Holy Spirit makes us stronger in our faith.

Social Studies:
This week, students will rotate through centres to learn about different communities in early Canada. Students will learn about First Nations, Metis, French, British (Loyalist) and African Canadian communities in Upper and Lower Canada.

Art:
Students will have the opportunity to explore pastels to create a piece of art on a subject or their choosing.