Mrs. Luyt’s Weekly Update 2/11-2/14/19

Thank you for all of the wonderful plants, chocolates and notes for Valentine’s Day! I felt so loved! For our Valentine’s party, each student got a heart with their name on it and we passed it around and each classmate wrote something nice about the student. We do this each year and it is one of my favorite activities. Ask your child to see their heart ūüôā No School on Monday, February 18th for President’s Day. 3rd Grade...

February 15, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Weekly Update 2/4-2/7/19

Valentine’s Day: Thursday, 2/14 On Thursday, 2/14/19, 3rd graders will be allowed to exchange Valentine’s Day cards at the end of the day. I sent out an email earlier this week with all of the students’ names. If your child wishes to participate in the exchange, please make sure that each student gets a Valentine. For $1, students can also wear pink and/or red shirts with jeans/pants of choice as long as clothing covers as much as a regular uniform covers. The...

February 9, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Update 1/28-1/31/19

There¬†are new¬†homework¬†logs¬†for¬†3rd/4th¬†Reading.¬†This¬†new¬†homework¬†allows¬†for¬†the¬†20¬†minutes¬†to¬†be¬†used¬†for¬†reading¬†of¬†your¬†child’s¬†choice¬†along¬†with¬†studying¬†time¬†for¬†spelling,¬†vocabulary,¬†and¬†Latin¬†and¬†Greek. 3rd Grade Parents Students should be studying spelling, vocabulary, and Latin and Greek...

February 1, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Weekly Update 1/22-1/24/19

Starting¬†Monday¬†there¬†will¬†be¬†a¬†new¬†homework¬†log¬†for¬†3rd/4th¬†Reading.¬†This¬†new¬†homework¬†allows¬†for¬†the¬†20¬†minutes¬†to¬†be¬†used¬†for¬†reading¬†of¬†your¬†child’s¬†choice¬†along¬†with¬†studying¬†time¬†for¬†spelling,¬†vocabulary,¬†and¬†Latin¬†and¬†Greek. 3rd Grade Parents Homework: Please make sure that students are getting initials for reading (20 minutes) M-Th. Mrs. Sorensen will check the math log daily. I will check reading logs on Mondays only. If your child...

January 25, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Class: 51st State Project Photos

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January 20, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Weekly Update 1/14-1/17/19

No school on Monday, 1/21/19. 3rd Grade Parents Homework: Please make sure that students are getting initials for math fact practice (10 minutes) and reading (20 minutes) M-Th. Mrs. Sorensen will check the math log daily. I will check reading logs on Mondays only. If your child does not have initials at homework checks, they will have to go to study hall. Reading: This past week, we introduced new Latin/Greek words. This week, we continued to learn about the text structures. We...

January 18, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Weekly Update 1/7-1/10/19

On Monday morning, 3rd graders will be taking the winter MAPS test for reading. Please make sure your child has a good night’s sleep and a good breakfast in preparation for the test. If your child misses the test day, a make up date will be arranged. I appreciate your help! 3rd Grade Parents Homework: Please make sure that students are getting initials for math fact practice (10 minutes) and reading (20 minutes) M-Th. Mrs. Sorensen will check the math log daily. I will check...

January 11, 2019 Read more

Merry Christmas

Thank you to everyone for helping with our Christmas Party yesterday, and thank you for the gifts! I feel so blessed to have your children in my life. We had a lot of fun yesterday dressing up in our ugly Christmas sweaters. Below are a couple of fun pictures. I hope you enjoy your break! See you all in...

December 21, 2018 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Weekly update 12/10-12/13/18

3rd Grade Parents: Holiday Party: We will have our holiday party on Thursday, 12/20 around 2:00 p.m. We will be showing two movies, Elf and Arthur Christmas. Students will be able to choose what movie they would like to watch (one will be shown in my room, and the other in Mrs. Moon’s room). If you do not want your child to watch a particular movie, please email me ASAP.¬† Students must wear their uniforms to school on Thursday, 12/20, but may bring pajamas to change into for our...

December 14, 2018 Read more

Mrs. Luyt’s Weekly update 12/3-12/6/18

  3rd Grade Parents Homework: Please make sure that students are getting initials for math fact practice (10 minutes) and reading (20 minutes) M-Th. Mrs. Sorensen will check the math log daily. I will check reading logs on Mondays only. If your child does not have initials at homework checks, they will have to go to study hall. Reading:¬†This past week, we introduced new Spelling words. This week, we learned about the main idea and supporting details in nonfiction texts. We also took a...

December 6, 2018 Read more