Mrs. Holeton

Welcome to Mrs. Holeton's Classroom!

Kelsey Holeton
610-983-4080 ext. 308
fax: 610-983-4096

kelsey.holeton@rak12.org


(last updated 3/29/20 @ 7:00 PM)

Welcome to 3rd Grade!

Please check this page weekly for updates on homework and other information about what is happening in our class.  Refer to the www.rak12.org calendar for general information about school-wide events.

Important Dates

  • 3/30- 3nd week of Online Learning begins (Story Focus is "America's Champion Swimmer")
  • 4/5 - All assignments 'due' (This is just a PLACEHOLDER. No student will be penalized for late or missing work.)

Google Classroom Info

How to access Mrs. Holeton's Google Classroom: Walkthrough Video for Parents & Students
Class Code: 7xtotc7

*PLEASE SEE GOOGLE CLASSROOM FOR ASSIGNMENTS. New assignments will be posted each day. Below is this week's schedule: 

Day 1 

1. Rewatch Flocabulary Video on Fact & Opinion and complete attached assignments (~10-15 min)

2. Fresh Read for Fact & Opinion on Pearson Realize (~10-15 min)

3. Read Story "America’s Champion Swimmer" on Pearson Realize (10-15 min)

 

Day 2

  1. Flocabulary Video and Quiz on Contractions (~10-15 min) 

2. Suffixes Mini Lesson Video through Google Forms (<8 min)

-Video of me teaching a lesson & 4 practice questions to check 

   understanding

3.  Spelling Practice OR Finish reading story "America’s Champion Swimmer" on Pearson Realize (10-15 min)


** Homework Posted (Not Due until Sunday 4/5)**

 

Day 3

1. Study Island Practice: Recount Informational Texts, Logical Connections and Pronouns

2.  Spelling Practice OR Finish reading story "America’s Champion Swimmer" on Pearson Realize (10-15 min)

 

Day 4

1. Fresh Read on PearsonRealize (~10-15 min)

2. Catch up on any incomplete work

 

Day 5

1. Rewatch any videos to help with Fact & Opinion skill 

2. Story Test

3. Catch up on any incomplete work

* assignments in blue will count towards a participation grade OR be graded for completion in Skyward


This week in ELA:

  • Current Story: "America's Champion Swimmer"
  • Current Comprehension Skill Focus: Fact & Opinion, Questioning
  • Current Grammar Focus: Contractions
  • Current Writing Focus: N/A
  • Spelling Pattern: Suffixes (-er, -or, -ess, -ist)
  • Spelling Words (15): dentist, editor, artist, hostess, actress, swimmer, seller, tutor, tourist, organist, lioness, shipper, chemist, investor, conductor 
  • Challenge Words: announcer, pharmacist, journalist, commuter, pianist 

 
  Flippity Spelling Practice:  U4W4 - Suffixes (-er, -or, -ess, -ist)

Upcoming Tests/Quizzes

  • Weekly Story Test: Due by 4/5 On Google Classroom
  • Spelling test: N/A
  • Grammar quiz: N/A
  • Homework Packet Due: Due by 4/5 On Google Classroom

Reminders

*Starting Trimester 3, homework will NOT be accepted late. 

*Spelling words will NOT be written in student agendas. Please check your child's homework packet for their list of spelling words. 

*Please Access Pearson ELA Book Online (www.pearsonrealize.com).
Username is student email (FirstinitialFulllastname@student.rak12.org)
Password is Knights1!

*Study Island (StudyIsland.com)
Username and Password differ for each student and should be located in the back of the students' agenda.


Classroom Wishlist:

    *Lysol Wipes
    *Tissues
    *Hand Sanitize   
    *Nut-free snacks

    #CleartheList - Amazon wishlist

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