March 23

Welcome To 3rd Grade!

Here is a list of statewide resources to help you and your loved ones— or places you can consider helping — during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Statewide

2-1-1 — Call 2-1-1 from any phone to be connected to a list of statewide resources for everything from food and diapers to rental assistance and bus fare. You can also search their online database.

Alzheimer’s Association of Michigan has freeonline support groups to offer caregivers and those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia with social interaction, educational information and support.  Dial-in support groups are 6 to 7 p.m. March 25, 10  to 11 a.m. April 15 and 6 to 7 p.m. April 22. The dial-in number is 312-757-3121 and the access code is 294-847-693.

American Red Cross is in desperate need of blood donations. Find out where to give here

AT&T will offer free internet access to new customers for two months and low-income households can continue to subscribe for $10/month. All public WiFi hotspots are open to anyone. AT&T will not terminate service of any customer due to an inability to pay and all late payment fees will be waived. Click here to learn more.

Essential workers ( police officers, firefighters, health care workers, postal workers, sanititation workers, etc.,) in need of child care can get assistance finding help .

Comcast and Charter Communications will offer free internet access to low-income families. Internet and cable will not be suspended. Click here for guidelines.

Disaster Distress Helpline – 1-800-985-5990 — This 24/7/365 service from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration provides crisis counseling for people going through both natural and human-caused disasters. It’s free, multi-lingual and confidential. You can also text TalkWithUs to 66746.

Feeding America has a nationwide network of 200 food banks and 60,000 food pantries. They help food banks across the country support the most vulnerable communities affected by the pandemic. You can donate here or find your local food bank here.

Meals on Wheels: Delivers nutritious meals to vulnerable seniors. You can contact your local provider or donate to the national group here.

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We’re  going to have a great year in 3rd grade! Bring your smiles and imagination with you! 

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March 14

Important News!

3rd Grade

Please have your child

Math

Language Arts

Science

  • Mystery Science – Mystery Science features multimedia science units for K-5. Each lesson consists of a series of short videos and prompts guide student discussion. This is followed by an experiment that can be done at home. Teachers can send students specific lessons via a link. Students do not have to be logged on to Mystery Science! Click this link to MyPD to watch a video about how to find these student links and the different ways you can share the link with your class.
  • BrainpopJr.- Free stuff section includes Math, Science, Social Studies, Language Arts and SEL information
  • Discovery Education– Educational videos that cross grade levels.  Log in with Google.

Social Studies

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March 13

IMPORTANT PLEASE READ!

Mrs. Harb’s 3rd Grade Daily Work

Reading-  Everyday your child is expected to go on to www.readworks.org/students and the  login/password is in your child’s planner.  Your child is required to complete at least 2 articles a day.

Books– your child can continue to read daily from their reading bag or other books from home. Your child has questions to use for each book.

Close Reading-  I sent home 5 scholastic news article. Your child is required to complete one a week. Using their close reading strategies. They need to read the article and annotate. Also, answer the questions. They can write a CER (Claim, Evidence, and Reasoning) in their journal.

Spelling-  I sent home spelling weeks 24-27. For the next 4 weeks your child is required to practice one list a week. Using their spelling notebook they need to write them 3 times each, write sentences, and a spelling story.

Grammar- your child has their grammar packet. Every day they need to complete one lesson of grammar.

Math- your child has the new module 7. Each day your child is expected to complete one lesson a day. In addition, your child needs to study and practice the multiplication facts. Your child can use their notebook to practice their facts. Also, they must complete their sprits math book.

M-STEP-  your child has their blue folder filled with packets. They need to work on them daily.

***If you have any questions/concerns message me on class dojo or email. I will respond to you! harbd@dearbornschools.org

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December 10

Wayne County Regional Enhancement Education Millage Proposal

School districts in Wayne County have placed a proposal on the November 8th ballot to provide added funding for our schools. It is the “Regional Enhancement Millage Proposal.”

If approved by the entire county, the 2 mil proposal will generate approximately $6.2 million from Dearborn but the District will receive $7.8 million in additional funding for our schools.  Money would go to local schools starting this year and the millage expires after six years.  Continue reading

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November 22

Notice for AOL Email Accounts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dear Parents,

If you are an AOL email user, please be aware that you may not receive email notifications due to AOL policies. We are working to resolve this issue with AOL.

Thank you for your patience while we work with AOL to make sure you get classroom notifications from your teacher.

Sincerely,

Technology Department

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November 6

Wayne County Regional Enhancement Education Millage Proposal

 

School districts in Wayne County have placed a proposal on the November 8th ballot to provide added funding for our schools. It is the “Regional Enhancement Millage Proposal.”

If approved by the entire county, the 2 mil proposal will generate approximately $6.2 million from Dearborn but the District will receive $7.8 million in additional funding for our schools.  Money would go to local schools starting this year and the millage expires after six years.  Continue reading

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