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May 2022

As our 3rd Grade year comes to an end, let’s look back at the past few months and reflect on how blessed we are! Art Literacy Classes Service Projects STEAM Night Holiday Parties Night of Art & Music the list goes on and on…

April 2022

3rd Grade has been busy organizing a Lenten Coin Collection for The Missionary Childhood Association.  Each week the students collect coins from the classrooms, count, and roll them!  We are close to $600, and we still have another week to gather more!!!  We look forward to presenting Sister Eva from MCA with a BIG check… Read more »

March 2022 3rd Grade has been reading Dear Pope Francis and we decided to write our own letters to the pope.  A SMA parent will be running in the upcoming Rome Marathon and will be delivering our letters!  In addition to our letters, we created a video to share with our family & friends! 3rd Grade… Read more »

February 2022

It’s time to celebrate Catholic Schools!  The celebration begins with a SMA Family Mass.  Many students will be participating by greeting parishioners, reading scripture, singing in the choir, and bringing up the gifts!  We have so much to be grateful for so we will be celebrating our hard working administration, our dedicated pastor, our supportive… Read more »

January 2022

Happy New Year!!! As 2021 came to an end, 3rd Grade was able to participate in many wonderful activities to close the year out.  For instance, when the Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima visited Mary Star of the Sea Church, students attended the rosary and prayed under Mary’s veil.  It was a… Read more »

December 2021

Empathy is defined as “a trait that allows us to feel with others.”  3rd Grade has been learning about this important virtue over the past weeks.  Students recently read The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes which enabled them to use emotional moments in the story to “feel” with the characters. Through such moments, students learned… Read more »

November 2021

3rd Grade completed their first Informative Writing piece on their chosen saint.  Students learned how to take notes as they read from their sources, draft their findings, and conferenced with their peers to receive feedback on their writing.  After publishing their reports, students practiced their public speaking skills before presenting their reports to the TK… Read more »

October 2021

3rd Grade has accepted Mrs. Moss’ challenge…perform 75 Acts of Kindness to celebrate SMA’s 75 years! 3rd Grade will be completing a class act each week through November 1st.  Our first kind act was reading picture books to the TK students.  Everyone enjoyed reading stories together in the fresh air! Enjoy our video that captures… Read more »

September 2021

3rd Grade has hit the ground running!  Many pre assessments are behind us in Reading, Writing, and Math so we can dive into Science and Social Studies! In Science, we will begin the year learning about fossils, animal survival, and heredity.  Students will learn how animals and their environments change through time.  Fossils provide us… Read more »

August 2021

Welcome Back!!!  Our first school day is Wednesday, August 18th.  Three days of Minimum Days will ease us back into our school routine.  There will be an All School Mass on Friday to celebrate our return to school and thank God for making it all possible.  It’s going to be a great year! …and don’t… Read more »