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3D April Newsletter


Math- This month students will identify lines, line segments, rays, and parallel and intersecting lines. Students will identify, describe, and classify angles, plane, and solid figures. In addition, we will find the perimeter and area of a plane figure and the volume of a solid figure. Finally, we will identify congruent and similar figures.

Religion- Chapter 12 in our religion book is titled God Calls Us to Holiness. In this chapter the children learn that each baptized person has a vocation to love and serve God.

Science- This month students will wrap up chapter 6 of their Science text on the water cycle and weather patterns. In chapter 7, students will learn about types of stars and constellations, what makes up our solar system, how Earth’s rotation on its axis causes day and night, and what causes the moon’s phases.

Language Arts- In Language Arts, students will study words with the syllable pattern CV/VC. Students will ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers. Additionally, students will learn the functions of nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs.

For your next book report, you will make a book cube.

Directions: Cover a square or rectangle tissue box with paper. Draw four important scenes from your book. Write the title, author, and brief summary on the top of the box. Please be creative and detailed!You may read any chapter book you choose, at least 100 pages. Have fun with this and use your imagination!

This will be due Thursday, April 20th, 2017.