All third grade students are being introduced to typing.com a well rounded typing program perfect for our students. Let's get typing. Rocket Jr on ABCYA is another fun friendly game to practice. Remember to use the home row, keeping your pointer fingers on the f and j!
After watching all of the Mem Fox read aloud videos try a Deck Toy hyperslink doc quest located under the Global Read Aloud link under the Videos link. Let's see if we can finish all of the quests! Also don't forget to look for pictures of yourself and videos of your classmates. Remember you can post to the padlet on the website and also produce something that can be posted.
All three elementary schools continue to participate in Global Read Aloud (theglobalreadaloud.com), a literacy initiative to help connect readers all over the world. Two million students in over 80 countries are connecting together during the six week event. All three elementary schools are sharing their thoughts and ideas on the books that are being read. Currently, the schools are making a school wide bulletin board based on the book Whoever You Are by Mem Fox. Our school bulletin board will be shared with the other schools’ on the LMC district website. Please take a moment to remind students check out our LMC website (go to rsd17.org, your school, then the link to the library is on the left) to see videos of mystery readers reading this year’s GRA books, listen to the audio recording of the chapter book Fenway and Hattie by Victoria J. Coe, Padlets to blog about the books, links to videos, activities, and more.
Ms. Christine Salzano