Thursday, December 16, 2010

December 16, 2010

Today we had a half day!!!!We also went to the library to learn about "Las Posadas." We
played games in math!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The second grade did a program about Christmas and
Grace + Gabby played their violins.


Friday, December 10, 2010

December 10, 2010

Today we had "Reader's Workshop"and Mils's oma came and told us abut the Poler Expres.And we had a pizza party!

Thursday, December 9, 2010

December 9, 2010

Today we went to the library,again.We also had "Reader's Workshop.In math,we learned to multiplicate 8's. In science,some of us went to Encore and some of us did science.At the end of the day,we met together at the rug.We had a fabulous day!
P.S. Tomorrow bring your violins!
-the fabulous and fantastic Grace and Gabriella!

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

December 8, 2010

We started essays in writer's workshop. We saw a real map of mexico. we had a rad day................................

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Monday, December 6, 2010

December 6,2010

Today we learned the 4's in multiplication. We measured our plants and watched a movie.We learned about verbs in language arts. We went to the the library to learn about refrences. We had a rad day!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thursday, December 2, 2010

December2, 2010

Today we had Readers Workshop. We also had author's celebration! We also did two games in science! We started 5's and 10's in math.We had a fun time! ALEX AND TAYLOR

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

December 1, 2010

Today we did activity, in math and science. We had gram crackers too. We also had Readers and Writer's Workshop.We had a RAD day. Alex and Taylor

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

November 30,2010

Today we had another day of multiplication in math. In science, we measured our plants .We did not have Encore or Book Club. We learned about culture in social studies. In Spanish conversation,we started learening about Mexico.

Monday, November 29, 2010

November 29, 2010

TODAY WE ..............had Readers and Writers workshop.In math we learend multiupulcation.WE HAD A GUMMY BEAR AND PIE DAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! THE AWSOME AND AMAZING JILLIAN AND ALEX!!!!!!!

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Today we had a field trip to the frist art center.In readers workshop we had a short time because of the field trip.We didn't have writers workshop because of the field trip.We had a short fun day!

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

November 17, 2010

Today we had the same sub as yesterday. We talked in Spanish for morning meeting. We learned about food chains. We didn't have Social Studies or math. We went to the cafeteria to hear storys.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

November 17, 2010

Today we had a sub. His name was Mr.Burnes. We had book club and encore.We had Social Studies. And worked on our plants. In math we wrote 3 paragraphs about a math problem.We had a RAD, AWSOME day!!!!!!!

Monday, November 15, 2010

November 15,2010

Today,we had thinklink.We also talked about Spain's traditional foods.Bye!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Friday, November 12, 2010

November 12, 2010

Today we had two tests .One on scince one on word study .We also went to guidenece before lunch .We also went to the computer lab.We had a awsome and amazing day!!!!

Thursday, November 11, 2010

November 11, 2010

TODAY WE........had ''writers and readers workshop''.In math we estimated.In scince we played''baseball''.WE HAD A GUMMY BEAR AND PIE DAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

November 10, 2010

Today we planted plants! We also did the C.R.A. test pilot for TCAP. In math, we learned shortcuts for subtraction. We had a great day!

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

November 9, 2010

Today we had book club and encore. We also had writers workshop. We started to learn about Spain. We watered the plants in the school garden. We had a gummy bear/pie day.

Monday, November 8, 2010

November 8, 2010

Today we took a C.R.A test in the library. We also had readers workshop. We learned about the cycle of a animal. We also in math talked about number family's.

Friday, November 5, 2010

November 5, 2010

Today we went to the computer lab! We also finished our science packets. We didn't have math because of the computer lab. And we also had reader's and writer's workshop. It was a RAD day!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-Drew and Miles

Thursday, November 4, 2010

November 4,2010

Today we made a mobile about 3 branches of government.We also did subtraction. We lerned about birds and fish in science.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

November 3, 2010

Today we had reader's and writer's workshop. In ciencias, we learned about mammals. In math, we learned about number familes. We had a RAD day!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, November 1, 2010

November 1,2010

Today we had "Reader's" and "Writer's" Workshop.In math,we worked on subtracting.In science,we learned more about "invertebrados."We had a wonderful day at school!

Friday, October 29, 2010

October 29,2010

Today we had a Halloween party. We had a sub for part of the day. We went to the computer lab. We had a RAD day!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thursday, October 28, 2010

October 28, 2010

Today in readers workshop we talked more about our sensory images. We also talked about types of in verdabrates. And in math, we worked on hard math problems. We had a great day!

Miles and Gideon

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Today we regrouped in math.We had readers and writers workshop.We learned about animals in sciense.TODAY WAS GREAT DAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

octber 26,2010

Today we did re-grouping in math. We had readers workshop. We talked about the needs of animals. We had a rad day.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

TODAY WE.....had readers and writers workshop.We also practiced our spanish song for tomorrow.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

October 12, 2010

Today some kids went to encore. The other kids did book club.We also had a math test.

Monday, October 11, 2010

October 11, 2010

Today we Readers and Writers workshop. We did a punctuation rap . We made a cycle of a flower in science. We reviewed our math packets. We had a rad day!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Friday, October 8, 2010

October 8, 2010

Today, we went to the computer lab for math time. We had a mystery reader, that turned out to be Gabriella's mom! We wrote more entries about strong feelings in Writer's Workshop. Today, we learned a new Spanish song, called "Guantanamera." We had science outside and learned about photosynthesis. In Reader's Workshop, some of us had guided reading groups. We had a Fun Friday!

Thursday, October 7, 2010

October 7, 2010

Today we watched a slide show on end marks of a sentence. We watched another slide show on plants. We also drew a picture of a plant showing all the things that it needs like light from the sun, wind, and water.
-peyton and gabriella

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

October 6, 2010

Today we didn't have morning meeting because we had a page of morning work where we had to correct writing mistakes. We learned more about the calender in math. We also watered some plants after recess.

-Miles and Drew

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Today we had book club for non-encore.We learend about seres vivos (living things.) In math we started learning about the calender.We had cookies in social studies.WE HAD A GREAT DAY!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, October 4, 2010

October 4, 2010

Today in math,we did what time is it? in spainish! and we did reader's workshop.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Sept. 30, 2010

Today we had our ecosystems quiz.We also had our "matter"quiz.In social studies,we were learning how to make Earth a better place.We had an very good day!

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

September 29, 2010

Today we did Readers' and Writer's Workshop and started guided reading groups. In science, we watered the plants in the Glendale garden and studied for our matter test tomorrow. We also have an ecosystem quiz tomorrow! In math, we worked on time (la hora) to the exact minute. We had a great day!

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010

Today we had our presentation about ecosystems.Some people went to enocore! The rest of the class did Book Club.

Monday, September 27, 2010

sep.27 2010

Today we revised our stories in writers workshop.We also presented our projectos in science.And finished our posters in estudios scociales.In matematecas we used little paper plates clocks to work with time.we had a wonderfull day!

Friday, September 24, 2010

Toady we did Reader's and Writer's workshop.In math we worked more on "La hora'"(the hour.)

Thursday, September 23, 2010

September 23, 2010

Today half of Mrs. Morosi's class came to share the day with us. Dibbles will end tomorrow. We continued our ecosystems projects. What a great day.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

September 21 , 2010

We put all our facts about the unknown solids together and predicted what they were. We
played a game named Jeopardy in math.

Monday, September 20, 2010

Sept. 20, 2010

Today we did DIBBLES. We tested unknown solids with fire! And we learned about ecosystems.

Friday, September 17, 2010

September 17 , 2010

Our grandparents came to school to celebrate grandparents day. We did not have science.

Thursday, September 16, 2010

September 16, 2010

We continued Readers and Writers Workshop. We did word operations. And did a experiment with red cabbage juice. We talked about verbs and had our
(Landforms) quiz.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

September 15, 2010

We used "yodo" in our science experiment. We worked on our second story in Writers' Workshop. We finished our Landforms Book and have a quiz tomorrow! In Readers' Workshop, we talked about the guidelines for our Reader Response Journal. In Spanish, we did a prueba.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

September 14, 2010

Today we tested the 5 unknown solids with vinegar. It really got shaky when we got to baking soda. Some of us went to encore. It was a great day!

Monday, September 13, 2010

September 13, 2010

We looked at the crystals that we made with the unknown solids. We finished our storys that we we where working on the longest.

Friday, September 10, 2010

September 10, 2010

Today we did Reader's and Writer's Workshop.We did a poster on matter.We had a test on 'Word Study."We finished our Landforms book.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

September 9, 2010

Today we did Reader's Workshop and Writer's Workshop.We also worked on our book about "landforms."In math,we checked our math problems about money.We also another great expirement.

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

September 8, 2010

Today we studied mescals y solutions in science .We also worked on the endings of our stories in writer's workshop.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

September 7, 2010

Today we did experiments in science with unknown solids. We finished our first draft in Writer's Workshop. We celebrated Gideon's birthday and belated birthday for Gabriella. Today, we also did word study groups. We started our landforms and bodies of water study book. By the way, landform is a compound word! We also studied about compound words! In math, we compared, ordered, and rounded to get ready for our TEST TOMORROW!!

Friday, September 3, 2010

September 3 , 2010

We worked on our drafts in Writer's Workshop. We talked about nonfiction books in Reader's Workshop. Mr. Stiller came today, and we talked to him about his life. And we took a picture with him! In science, we learned about how to separate mixtures and solutions. We had guidance today.-Isabelle,Alex

Thursday, September 2, 2010

September 2 , 2010

We experimented by pouring salt,sugar ,and pepper in water. We continued Writers and Readers Workshop. We played Bingo and worked with rounding numbers.

Alex and Peyton

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

September 1,2010

Today we did Reader's and Writer's workshop.We also did materia in science. We learned singular and plural nouns in language arts.In math,we learned to readodear in the hundreds.We had a really good day!

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

August 31, 2010

We worked on our stories in Writer's Workshop. We also learned about abandoning books in Reader's Workshop. In science, we talked about states of matter and the particles in each state of matter. In social studies, we started our grid of the room. In math, we started learning about rounding numbers. We had fun today!

Monday, August 30, 2010

August 30 2010

Today we learnd about mass in sience.We did a test on the computer called think link in math and reading.We found some intrusting bugs on the playground.We had a great day!
-Gabriella and Jillian

Friday, August 27, 2010

August 27, 2010

Today we went to the computer lab. We went to some typing website and study island. And today was picture day! And we celebrated Gabriella's birthday.We measured mass in science!

Thursday, August 26, 2010

August 26, 2010

Today we learned about volume and mass . We did word study with Mrs.Hayes . We continued
Readers Workshop . We talked about subjects and predicates. We had a fascinating day!

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

August 25, 2010

Today, we worked on propiedades fisicas and wrote riddles about objects in the classroom. We learned about how to tell little stories about our lives in Writer's Workshop. In Reader's Workshop, we learned how to pick a "just right" book and about the Five Finger Rule. In Social Studies, we learned about longitude and latitude. We had a fantastic day!

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

August 24, 2010

Today we worked on propiedades fisicas. We also did a word sort with Mrs. Hayes and we had Reader's work shop (again).We also had our test and in the morning, we played Hidey Ball. We had a really fun day
-Grace and Miles

Monday, August 23, 2010

August 23, 2010

We went to the library for an orientation. We started Reader's and Writer's Workshop! We learned about physical properties in science. We reviewed for our place value test tomorrow. We also have some home fun. We are decorating our Writer's notebooks and studying for our test tomorrow!

Friday, August 20, 2010

August 20, 2010

Today, we went to the computer lab! We played math Spanish battleship with place value. We took two test, one about continents and oceans, and the other about "The First Day Jitters." We published our "First Day Jitters" stories and illustrated them! We had a super fun Friday!

Thursday, August 19, 2010

August 19, 2010

We did crossword puzzles about the continents. We wrote in our writer's notebook about times when we were scared. We continued reading and practicing "First Day Jitters." It was a good day!

Note from Mrs. Stiller: Don't forget that we have test about "First Day Jitters" and a quiz over the continents and oceans tomorrow! Study, study study! :)

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

August 18, 2010

Today, we finished drafting our stories about when we were nervous or scared. We used direction words, like north, south, east, and west, to direct people to a location on the map. We wrote a poem in cursive. We had a great day!

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

August 17, 2010

We had so much fun today! We learned about el lugar posicional (place value). We brainstormed and drafted stories about when we were nervous or scared. We did a map about the world and the oceans. We made a place value flip book. We also did a story map of "First Day Jitters."

Thursday, August 12, 2010

First Day of School

Whew! We made it! The first day is completed and all the students came! We had such a blast getting to know each other! It made me even more excited to get to know each one of them more and learn together! What a great group! Monday is the day of paperwork sent home so prepare yourselves. :) Until later...

Wednesday, August 11, 2010


Welcome to Mrs. Stiller's 3rd grade class blog! Throughout the year, students in my class will post about what we are doing each day. This will be an exciting way to connect what we are learning in class to home. That way when a parent asks, "So what did you do today?" you won't have to settle with "Nothing." :) Enjoy!