Welcome to Mrs. Healy’s Classroom
Notre Dame 2018-2019
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Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. -Proverbs 3:5
Welcome to the 2018–2019 school year. I am extremely excited to be working with your child this year. Listed below are some upcoming dates:
Please have your planner signed each night
What we are focusing on in school.
Math – see Mrs. Kohl’s webpage–
Please practice math facts nightly.
Fundations– We will begin the year by reviewing what the students learned in 2nd grade and build upon that.
Religion – We will start the year off by learning how to use the Bible and about the Mass. Stay tuned for some exciting activities happening in third grade in regards to religion
English– We are currently working on sentence structure
Science- Students will begin the year with their Einstein plant unit.
Social Studies- We will be working with our new social studies textbook this year. There are many new, creative ways to learn about the world around us in this series.
Reading – Students should read 20 minutes per day. This year we will be working in our guided reading groups, along with our anthology. I will be leveling students in the coming weeks and we will work with the story A Fine, Fine School in our anthology book.
If your child is going to be late for any reason and you do not call in by 8:00-8:15 they will need to bring a cold lunch. You may even call the night before and leave a message if you know your child will be late.
This year we will be using an A-E schedule.
A Days- music/Spanish/library
B Days- gym/keyboarding
C Days- music/keyboarding
D Days- Spanish/gym/keyboarding
We will have keyboarding 4 days a week for the first trimester
Here are some upcoming dates:
September 3rd- no school Labor Day—Enjoy!!!!
September 9- October 5th— MAP testing
September 13th– ES picture day
September 28th – early release
any small toys/trinkets to be used in the prize box
small paper cutter for classroom