Week 2

Reading:   This week we practiced answering a question correctly by using the RACE method.  We focused on Restating the question, Answering all parts of the question and Citing evidence.  We will work on Explaining the evidence next.  I am so impressed with how quickly we have been able to get going on Daily 5.  The students in both 3rd and 4th know exactly what is expected of them and how to behave.  We will be starting reading groups next week!   Writing: We continued going over...

September 15, 2018 Read more

Week 1

Week one was a huge success!  This is such a great class.     Reading: We reviewed picking a good fit book and  we practiced reading to self.  Both 3rd and 4th grades can already read for 20 minutes without disruption!  Usually this is something that a class has to build up to being able to do.  Next week we will be able to move on to other parts of Daily 5. The students took a Words Their Way spelling inventory.  This will allow me to see where they are developmentally with their...

September 9, 2018 Read more

Welcome to 3rd Grade

It was great to meet a lot of you last night!  If you were unable to make it you can pick up your child’s binder with papers to sign today during our meet and greet (12:30-2:00) or I will send it home with your child on Tuesday.  When filling out your paper work don’t forget to sign the last page of the handbook.   The supply list is located on the Oasis Academy Website.  If you have any questions please feel free to email me at...

August 30, 2018 Read more