Mrs. Lindsey Duesler

Welcome to 3rd Grade! 

Instruction

Welcome to the 2017 – 2018 school year!  We have a bright and exciting school year ahead of us!  I want you to know I care very much about your child’s education and will strive each and every day to provide a safe and nurturing learning community.  

This year, we will be using the 'Wonders' curriculum to support our literacy instruction and 'Everyday Math' for math instruction. 
 

Important Dates

 

  • August 17th: Open House Night (7:30-8:15)
  • August 21st: First Day of School 
  • September 4th: No School 
  • September 19th: 2 Hour Delay
  • September 21st: Picture Day 


Our Daily Schedule

8:40 – 8:50

Arrival/Arrival Tasks

8:50 – 9:10

Morning Work/Word Work

9:10- 9:40

Shared Reading

9:40-10:40

Guided Reading/Daily 5

10:40-11:00

Content (Science/Social Studies)

11:00-11:40

Falcon Flyer

11:40-12:30

Recess/Lunch

12:30-1:45

Math

1:45-2:35

Writing

2:35-3:15

Special :
Day 1: Heath/PE              Day 2:Art                           Day 3: Music                     Day 4: Library

3:15-3:25

Dismissal Tasks/Dismissal




























Homework

**Please make sure your child is completing his/her assigned homework. Students are responsible for reading for 15 minutes per night and are required to have 1 line of their Accelerated Reader log signed each night by an adult. Please practice the weekly spelling words with your child every night. Students will also have nightly math fact homework and will be tested each Friday. 

Grading Policies
Letter grades are given in third grade based upon their percent. 
90%-100%---A
80&-89%---B
70%-79%---C
60%-69%---D
Below 60%---Failing

Students are given grades for classwork, assessments, participation, and homework. 

*You can view your student's report card and grades at any time on the Student Portal.*

As we plunge into the first marking period, please support your child at home by making sure they complete all homework, get a good night's rest, and come to school every day! :) 

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