December Learning
  • General Information:

    Rules and Routines

    December Holidays (Winter, Hanukkah, Pearl Harbor Day, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year's Eve)

     

    Literacy: Houghton Mifflin

    Module 2- The Art of Storytelling.

    Reading-

    Students will be reading stories in the form of folktales and plays.

    -Visualize, Retell/Summarize, Monitor and Clarify.

     

    Writing- 

    Students will be reading stories in the form of folktales and plays.

    -Narrative Writing.

      

    Mathematics: Eureka/Engage NY

    Module 2: Place Value and Problem Solving With Units of Measure. 

    Students will manipulate problems using place value of numbers to the thousands.

     

    Module 3: Multiplication and Division with Units of 0, 1, 6-9, and Multiples of 10.

    Students will continue using multiplication and division strategies.

      

    Science: FossWeb

    Unit 2: Physical Science - Motion and Matter

    Students will explore the forces of magnetism and gravity, patterns of motion, and engineering design.

     

    Social Studies: My World 

    Chapter 3: Communities Build a Nation

    Students will learn about American exploration and settlement and the changes it caused to our lives today.

     

    Chapter 4: Government, Landmarks and Symbols

    Students will learn about the Constitution, the three branches of government, and the symbols / landmarks of our country.

  • What We're Learning

  • Monthly Reminders:

    December 6 - December 10: OACS Spirit Week (See Dojo for details)

    December 16: 3rd Grade Polar Experss Day

    December 23: Holiday Festivity

    December 23: Progress Reports Distributed on Genesis Parent Portal

    December 23: 12:30 DISMISSAL

    December 24 - January 2: NO SCHOOL

     

    Sign up for the Parent Portal on Genesis

    Sign up for the Lunch Program

December Learning