Author Archives: Michelle Overton

Overton News 10/16-10/20

Happy Friday the 13th! It was a hot topic in our classroom today! Language Arts: Students have received October poems! October poems are due on October 27th. There is a spelling test on Friday. Students have taken home words to study! Reading: This week we are still looking for the main idea across multiple texts. As a […]

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Overton News 10/10-10/13

Happy Columbus/Indigenous People Day! I hope you enjoy your long weekend, and come back refreshed and ready for a FIELD TRIP!!! Language Arts: Students have received October poems! October poems are due on October 27th. There is no spelling test during this short week. Reading: This week we are still looking for the main idea across multiple […]

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Overton October News!

Language Arts: On Monday, students will recite their September Poems. They will then receive their October poems. October poems are due on October 30th. Spelling test Unit 4 is on Friday. Reading: This week we are looking for the main idea across multiple texts. Students are continuously reading The Wizard of Oz, Peter Pan, or Henry Huggins […]

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Overton 9/22

Happy last week of September! Language Arts: This week in phonics we are working on short and long o and e. Students have brought home their September poem list. Students need to choose 1 poem to memorize during the month of September. On September 29th students will stand up and recite their poem. Spelling test Unit […]

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Overton News 9/15

Can you believe we’re already half way through September? I can’t! Language Arts: Next week we will take a phonics “check up” over short and long vowels as well as short and long g and c. Students have brought home their September poem list. Students need to choose 1 poem to memorize during the month […]

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Overton News 9/8!

Here is what we have planned for next week: Language Arts: Next week we will continue our first phonics unit! This week in phonics we will be learning about short and long letters. Students have brought home their September poem list. Students need to choose 1 poem to memorize during the month of September. On […]

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Overton News 9/1!

This week we started getting into a daily routine! Here is what we have planned for next week: Language Arts: Next week we will continue our first phonics unit! This week in phonics we will be learning about initial consonants, middle consonants, and ending consonant patterns. Students have brought home their September poem list. Students […]

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Welcome to Third Grade Room 111!

We made it through the first week! This week we got to know each other, did some team building, discussed rules we wanted and procedures, and had a lot of fun! Here is what we have planned for next week: Language Arts: Next week we will start our first phonics unit! This week in phonics […]

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Overton News

We are down to the final weeks of school! I hope you all have a fun and safe Memorial Day Week. Reading: Students are reading Corey’s Underground Railroad Journal, Alone in my Teachers House, and North by Night! Students will take comprehension quizzes on Corey’s Underground Railroad Journal and Alone in my Teacher’s House on Thursday, […]

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Overton News!

The countdown is on! Only 4 more weeks of school! Reading: Students are reading Superfudge, a new Horrible Harry, and North by Night! Students reading Superfudge and Horrible Harry will be finishing on Monday and will take a comprehension quiz on Tuesday, 5/16. Our class-wide story this week is still A Very Cool Place to Stay. There […]

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Overton News 5/8-5/12

The countdown is on! Only 5 more weeks of school! Reading: Students are reading Superfudge, a new Horrible Harry, and North by Night! Our class-wide story this week is A Very Cool Place to Stay.  Writing: This will be our last week working on and finishing up our persuasive pieces of writing! Next week we will […]

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Overton News 5/1-5/5

The countdown is on! Only 6 more weeks of school! Reading: Students are reading Superfudge, a new Horrible Harry, and North by Night! Our class-wide story this week is still Pecos Bill. We will take a quick 10 question quiz over the story on Friday, May 5th!  Writing: We have begun peer editing this week giving each […]

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Overton Post Easter Break Plans!

Enjoy your Easter break!!! Reading: Students are reading Superfudge, a new Horrible Harry, and North by Night! Our class-wide story this week is Pecos Bill. We will take a quick 10 question quiz over the story on Friday, May 5th!  Writing: This week we are doing a fun spring break story! Math: We are moving on to chapter […]

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Overton 4/10-4/14 News!

Hopefully this weekend everyone gets to relax after working so hard on the Aspire test! The students did great! One more week until Spring Break! Reading: Students are reading Superfudge, Horrible Harry and the Dragon War, and North by Night! Our class-wide story this week is Patchwork Quilt. We will take a quick 10 question […]

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4-1 Overton News!

This week will be taking the ASPIRE Test!! Make sure your students get lots of rest and have a big breakfast everyday this week! Reading: Students are reading Superfudge, Horrible Harry and the Dragon War, and North by Night! We are working on context clues, vocabulary, and making inferences. Our class-wide story this week is […]

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