Week of Sept.24-27th

Hi Everyone: We ‘re off to a good start and September has been busy!

Special notes and a date change below:

  • Terry Fox fundraising has begun. Our run is set for next Thursday, Sept.27 at 1:30. Make sure your child is dressed for it. Send along some spare change this week to help the cause!
  • PD day on Sept.28th- no classes
  • Our Thanksgiving concert has to be moved to Oct.4 at 1:30. We had it originally on Oct.5 Please adjust your schedule. It is the only grade 3 concert this year. Food drive is that week as well ( Oct.1-4)

This week:

  • Read and Record
  • Math facts
  • Spelling words- Long E pattern to study
  • Words for our class poem are in your child’s homework folder to help memorize

Have a great weekend!!

Mrs. L. πŸ™‚


Week of September 17-21

Hi parents: We survived our first full week! Students are getting used to routines, and we are settling in well.

Notes for the weeK

  • Food order service website is open. You can access it through the school website or visit http://www.hotlunches.net and follow the steps to sign up for Sherwood. We are class 3B,
  • Last call for Book orders- The order will be sent on Wed. Sept.19th
  • Homework begins on Monday. Your child will have a book from his or her basket ( unless they notify me what book they have at home to read); please sign and date your child’s reading log. Math facts sheets are in the blue folder to practice addition and subtraction facts.
  • Words of the week are based on Long A sounds. Practice oral and written spelling of these words only this week.

Have a great weekend and enjoy the sunshine! Mrs. L. πŸ™‚


Week of September 10-14

Welcome to all of you that have already signed up for our class blog. This is a great place to find out what is going on in our class and to see the homework outline for the week. Homework will start the week of September 17-21.

Your children have paperwork in their zippered bags for you to review, sign, and make changes. Please try to get these returned by Wednesday of this week.

Meet the Teacher Night is this Thursday at 6:30. Each session will be about 15-20 minutes. It’s a night to find out what we do in grade 3. Hope to see many of you.

Have a great week! Mrs. L. πŸ™‚

Week of June 25-27

Hi parents: We had a fun filled day at Shining Waters. Everyone had fun and no blood or tears so all good!! Thank you to Alana Campbell and Kristy Andrew for volunteering. πŸ™‚

June 25- SPORTS Day!!!! We have cleaning and a few items in the morning, and then our afternoon will be outdoors for Sports stations. Please have your child dressed for being outside for stations, sunscreen on in the morning, and a water bottle.Β If it is raining, Sports Day will move to Tuesday, June 26.Β 

Tuesday is some year end activities and a movie for all to enjoy. All scribblers, pencil boxes etc. will go home that day.

On Wednesday it will beΒ Beach Day and Board Game Day!! Send in your board games and beach towels for some summer fun. Wear sunscreen. We will have our class party that day as well.Β I have one family signed up for snacks, so if there is any other family want to donate a fruit tray, or crackers/juice, that would be helpful. Anything that is easy to transport outside or in a container. It must be nut free as well.

**Report cards will be given out on the last day, June 27. **

***Please note- food orders are completed for the year**. Please send a lunch for the last three days.

Thank you to all parents. You have been a great support for your child’s education this year. They are great kids and I will miss them all. In case I don’t see you before summer break, have a great summer with your child. Enjoy summer on PEI or wherever you go.

Mrs. L. πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

Week of June 18-22

Hi parents: Time is getting closer…

Notes for next week:

  • search for library books- some students have overdue books at home
  • No homework this week!!
  • reminder about Field trip permission forms and $15.00 to be sent in by Wed. June 20
  • We do not have any parent volunteers for Friday, June 22 at Shining Waters. Students will be put into groups and will check in with myself and other staff attending. I will form groups early next week.

Other notes for the last 3 days will come later next week!

Have a great weekend:

Mrs. L. πŸ™‚

Shining Waters

Hi Parents: The permission form and letter should be going home tomorrow with your child. The cost is 15 dollars for the entrance and bus fee included.

Please send along payment by next Wednesday, June 20th. Last call for parent volunteers as well!

Mrs. L. πŸ™‚

Week of June 11-15

Hi everyone! We are into the middle of June and as busy as ever!

We have looked at next week’s weather and have decided to move the Picnic to next Thursday afternoon ( June 14). A few more days to wait for them unfortunately!

Homework for this week:

  • Read and record only

Spelling and Math will be done in class. You can practice Math online if you wish.

Have a great week!

B . L. πŸ™‚



Hi Folks..we are done of assessments!! Congrats to 3C for their hard work.

Reminder that we are planning on going to the park tomorrow afternoon weather pending. Send along towel, blankets and items in a marked bag even if the weather is not in our favor. We will still have everything to go on our raindate on Tuesday, June 12Β . Thanks for you organization!

Bethany L. πŸ™‚


Week of June 4-8

Hi everyone: We are into the “home stretch” of the school year. Notes for this week:

  • Primary Math Assessment is on Wednesday and Thursday mornings this week. Review of facts for your child is something you can do for homework.
  • Book Orders for June are due on Friday, June 8th.
  • Science Unit- plants; we have been working on soils already.
  • We will be going off school grounds on Thursday or Friday afternoon ( weather dependent based on forecast) to Centennial Park with the other grade 3 classes for a picnic and some play time. A note will be going home to inform you of this; just sign and send with your child. We are celebrating being done of Literacy and Numeracy assessments- big year for grade 3.

Homework this week:

  • Read and Record
  • Practice Math facts
  • Spelling will be done in class for the month of June. No spelling homework-YAY!

Have a great week!

Mrs. L. πŸ™‚


May 28-June 1

Hi everyone: We are into our last week of May ( hard to believe!). Students were treated to an ice cream sundae and play time on Friday afternoon. They worked very hard on their assessments and we wanted to celebrate being done.

Our next push is on Math.Β The Primary Math Assessment ( PMA) is on June 6,7. It takes about an hour each day so we will begin at 8:45 and stop around 10-10:15. Please try not to have any scheduled appointments and be on time for those days please.

**To help your child, you can review operations with them- addition, subtraction, and multiplication and some division. **We are doing lots of review and we are finishing our geometry unit as well. Mass of objects is our final outcome for later this week.


  • Read and Record
  • Math Sheet-naming solids and polygons
  • Spelling- comparatives ( -er,est words) ; we will be doing sentences in class so no word homework this week.

**Note– I haven’t heard from any parents to volunteer at our end of the year Field trip on June 22nd. If you plan on volunteering, I will need to know asap. Criminal Record checks must be up to date as well. **

Have a great week:

Mrs. L. πŸ™‚