Mrs. Alvira
 

Welcome to Mrs. Alvira's Classroom!

Brandy Alvira
610-983-4080 ext. 117
fax: 610-983-4096
brandy.alvira@rak12.org

B. Alvira
 "Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle."
-Christian D. Larson

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. 



Homeroom Announcements:

3rd Grade Field Trips

 9/22/17- Franklin Institute

5/18/18- Colonial Plantation

Classroom wish list: 
tissues
wipes


Teacher assistant:
Bella!

 


This week in...



ELA 

Current Book: How do you Raise a Raisin?
Reading Comp. Focus: drawing conclusions
Grammar Skill Focus: contractions
Writing focus: APE

Spelling Words: let's, he'd, you'll, can't, I'd, won't, haven't, hasn't, she'd, they'll, when's, we'd, should've, wasn't, didn't

Announcements: 

Story Test: 1/23
Grammar test: 1/22
Spelling Test: 1/22

 


Homework:
Monday- none
Tuesday- packet due 1/23
Wednesday- packet
Thursday- packet
Friday-packet



Math

Current topic: Topic 8 
Skill focus: Use strategies & properties to add & subtract
Test Date: 126
Review Sheet due: 1/25


*test dates subject to change*

Announcements: 
A good place to study---
**Use the online component to our Math curriculum!!**
Go to:
www.pearsonrealize.com


Homework:
Monday- none 
Tuesday- none (finishing MAP test)
Wednesday- 8.3 #1-6
Thursday- review packet
Friday-none



Science

Current chapter: currently in social studies
Skill focus:
Test Date:
Review Sheet due: 
Announcements:


A good place to study---
**Use the online component to our Science curriculum!!**
Go to

www.pearsonsuccessnet.com


Homework:
Monday-none
Tuesday-none
Wednesday-none
Thursday-none
Friday-none



Social Studies

Current chapter:  Lessons 14-18 & 20 Pennsylvania history
Skill Focus: The first Americans in PA & William Penn
Test Date:  
Review Sheet due:
Announcements: 


Homework:
Monday-none
Tuesday-none
Wednesday-none
Thursday-none
Friday-none








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April 24- April 26 Math Testing
7:50- 8:20 breakfast/snack
8:30- 10:30 Testing 
10:40- 11:20 Fine Arts #1
11:25-12:05 Fine Arts #2
12:10- 12:30 Recess
12:35-1:05 Lunch
1:10- 2:20 Light ELA activities
2:30- 3:15 Career Week/Mystery Reader
April 27 Reward Day
8:00-8:30 Reward Breakfast
8:30- 10:30 Reservoir Park
10:40-11:20 Fine Arts #1
11:25-12:05 Fine Arts #2
12:10- 12:30 Recess
12:35- 1:05 Lunch
1:10- 1:50 Fun Friday Activities in classrooms/ pack-up
2:00- 3:15 Movie in the cafeteria