Mrs. Klos - Grade 3

Reading:It's back to school and we'll be starting to get into good reading habits.  Please make sure your child is reading at least 15 minutes each night. 

Writing:We will begin launching the Writing Workshop and generating ideas to write about in our newly decorated notebooks! In this unit the students will be learning how to write a personal narrative with an emphasis on organization and details. 
 
Math:We will be starting with Unit 1 of our Everyday Math program.  Throughout the month of September we will be establishing routines, assessing ability levels, and reviewing skills from last year. Be sure your child is review his/her basic addition and subtraction facts!     

Science:We will begin our unit on ecosystems.  Each student will build eco-columns in class.  Please send in a clear 2-liter bottle of soda with the label removed.  Thank you in advance! 

Social Studies:We will begin the school year establishing routines and setting up class rules. After, we will learn about the history of Upper Saddle River and visit important places in town!  

Word Study: Students will be assessed on their ability level and will begin working in instructional spelling groups.  Throughout the year, they should apply the skills they’ve learned in all writing.    ​​​​​​​