Mrs. Givens' Class
Academics FOR THE WEEK
Read Aloud: My Father's Dragon Author: Ruth Stiles Gannett
Reading Topic: Students will read articles an article about three different cities in the United States.
Reading Strategy: Students will write down information they learned about the different places they read about this week, and they will compare and contrast them.
Writing: Students will begin their last writing project for the year. They will be writing about their favorite or most memorable memories about 3rd grade.
Science: Students will build a house out of paper and will test it to see how it could withstand a severe storm with a lot of strong wind. They will be able to make improvements to their house and test it until it can hold up to strong wind.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR June
June 10-14- Literacy Week
June 20- Students will have breakfast, watch a movie, have a dance party, and talk about what they like best about 3rd grade.
June 20- Report Cards & Last Day of School for Students (Dismissal 12:35 p.m.)
Links to HELPFUL Sites
AR Book Finder is an online tool to look up a book's reading level.
Growth Mindset Videos are videos we will be watching and discussing in class. We are practicing to have a growth mindset, which is the idea that we can all get smarter and our brains can get stronger with more effort.