St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

3A Newsletter 9

3A Newsletter- Week 9: October 15-19th and 22nd-26th

Dear Parents, 1st Quarter has ended with Report Cards coming home at Conferences.  Please help your child practice the addition and subtraction facts for mastery.  We are beginning multiplication and these facts need to be memorized. In working together we will have a successful school year. Have a wonderful weekend! Love and Prayers, Mrs. Ronck

 Review: "The Rosary-Mysteries": Joyful Mysteries, Luminous Mysteries, Sorrowful Mysteries, and Glorious Mysteries -Test; 

Chapter 8: The Church Has Four Marks: One Holy Catholic Apostolic Church; Jesus chose the Apostles to lead the Church; The pope and bishops are the successors of the Apostles; The Church is one and holy; The Church is catholic and apostolic; 

Key Words Apostles, bishops, dioceses, pope, marks of the Church: (characteristics that describe the Church)  One: The Church is one community called together by God; Holy: God is all good and holy. Through the Sacrament of Baptism all members of the Church share in God's life; Catholic: the Church is Universal; Apostolic: the word apostolic comes from the word apostle. (Jesus chose the apostles to be the first leaders of the Church; Mysteries: Joyful, Luminous, Sorrowful, Glorious

Fun Website to study Chapters in our Religion Book-Check it out!!!


Chapter 4Understand Multiplication: Lesson 1: Model Multiplication; Lesson 2: Multiplication as Repeated Addition; Lesson 3: Multiply with Arrays;  Lesson 4: Arrays and Multiplication; Check My Progress; Lesson 5: Problem-Solving Investigation; Lesson 6: Use Multiplication to Find Combinations

Vocabulary: array, Commutative Property of Multiplication, combination, multiplication sentence, equal groups, factors, multiply, product

addend, addition sentence, Associative Property of Addition, bar diagram, Commutative Property of Addition, estimate, Identity Property of Addition, mental math, parentheses, pattern, reasonable, regroup, unknown,digit, standard form, word form, place value, expanded form, round, is less than (<), is greater than (>), is equal to (=), hundred, tens, ones; difference, subtract, inverse operations, estimate, subtraction sentence


Singular and Plural Nouns
Multisensory Grammar Color Coding:yellow for nouns, orange for verbs, red for articles:(noun markers: a, an, the, am); blue for adjectives, purple for adverbs


Unit 2 Week 2 "I Wanna Iguana" Skill: Compare and Contrast

Vocabulary: adorable, compassionate, exactly, iguana, mature, mention, trophies


Science/Social Studies: 
Unit Government: Civics/Government: Citizen's Rule: Our Founding Documents; Who is a Citizen?; Rights and Responsibilities


Unit 2: Week 2: Skill: Final Syllable -le

List Words: handle, trouble, simple, people, middle, table, little, gentle, poodle, pickle, noodle, saddle, juggle, uncle, riddle; Challenge Words:  example, throttle, obstacle, miracle, muscle


cursive p: undercurve, slant, curve back, overcurve, curve down, back, tie, undercurve; Uppercase downcurve, undercurve; Downcurve- Undercurve Review 


Upcoming Tests:
10/25/18  Spelling/Phonics Tests;  10/26/18 Reading Assessment 

Special Events:
10/15-16/18 Conferences/Report Cards;   10/18/18 City Arts Field Trip/Spirit Dress;  


Library Books: Due Tuesday

Book Orders Due: October 26th