Monday- Uncle Ben has 440 chickens on his farm. 39 are roosters and the rest are hens. 15 of his hens do not lay eggs. The rest lay eggs. How many egg-laying hens does Uncle Ben have on his farm? (Use rounding to the nearest ten to solve this problem.)
Tuesday- Yesterday, we watched the solar eclipse. Write 5 complete sentences about what you noticed or learned about the eclipse.
Wednesday- In your reading tonight, please write: the Title of you book, the main characters, the setting, and what is the most interesting part of your book.
Thursday- List 2 academic goals that you have for this school year and 2 personal goals that you would like to meet before the end of 3rd grade.
Homework for August 7 – August 11, 2017
Monday- Create a T-chart and list at least 5 common nouns and on the other side at least 5 proper nouns.
Tuesday- Mrs. Gray wants to go shopping. She has $50 in her bank account. She would like to buy a dress that is $15, shoes that are $18, and a new bag that is $23. Using rounding, does she have enough money to buy everything? Please be sure to show your work and explain how you got your answer.
Wednesday- We have been learning about the 6 major rivers of the US. Please write a story tonight about an adventure that you took on one of the rivers. (Hudson, Rio Grande, Colorado, Mississippi, Ohio, and the St. Lawrence) Please make sure that you have at least 5 sentences and that you are meeting all of the correct writing criteria.
Thursday- Remind your parents that tonight is Open House from 6-8 at Sanders. What is ONE thing that you wish your teacher knew about you? Write a letter explaining this to your teacher. (It does not have to be long, just give enough information that I know what you are wanting me to know.)