3rd Grade

 
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Shutterfly Share Site

Please visit our Shutterfly website for weekly updates and school events: 
 https://missdoncovs3rdgradeclass20152016.shutterfly.com/

 

 

Classroom Rules

-Treat classmates, teachers, and self with respect

-Be kind to others

-Use accountable talk

-Raise your hand

-Always try your hardest

-Complete work on time and carefully

-Have fun!

Bully Free Zone Promises

We've been focusing on how to make our school and classroom a safe zone in which there is no teasing, judgment, or violence.  During the first few weeks of school we will make pledges as to how we can each contribute to having a safe and comfortable classroom.
 

 

Suggested Reading

Classic Chapter Books:

-The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (abridged children's version)
-The Adventures of King Arthur and His Court by Howard Pyle
-The Adventures of Peter Cottontail by Thornton W. Burgess
-The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi
-The Adventures of Tom Saywer by Mark Twain (abridged children's version)
-Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
-Heidi by Johanna Spyri
-The Giver by Lois Lowry

Fiction:

-Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary
-The BFG by Roald Dahl
-Bunnicula by D. & J. Howe
-Days with Frog and Toad  by Arnold Lobel
-The Great American Mousical by Julie Andrews
-Matilda by Roald Dahl
-Once Upon a Lily Pad by Joan Sweeny
-Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
-Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary
-James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
-The Twits by Roald Dahl

Chapter Book Series:

-Amber Brown by Paula Danziger
-Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
-Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
-Horrible Harry by Suzy Kline
-Junie B. Jones by Barbara Park
-Land of Stories by Chris Colfer
-Little House by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Nonfiction Books:

-A Picture Book series (Published by Trumpet Club)
-The Constitution by Paul Finkelman
-Dear America series (Published by Scholastic)
-Don't Know Much About Mummies by Kenneth C. Davis
-Helen Keller by Margaret Davidson
-Our Liberty Bell by Henry Jonas Macaziner
-Science SuperGiants series (Published by Scholastic)

Poetry:

-A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein
-Bill Martin Jr.'s Big Book of Poetry
-Falling Up by Shel Silverstein
-First Poems by Julia Eccleshare
-Haiku Hike (published by Scholastic)
-Pocket Poems  by Bobbi Katz
-Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

Math Books:

-If you Made A Million by David Schwartz