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Welcome to Mrs. McDermott's Awesome    3rd Grade Class!              

I hope you are all doing well, staying safe and healthy!  Please feel free to email me with any questions or concerns.  Thank you!

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updated: 6/12/20

*I have created a summer resource folder in files and documents.  I hope you all have a great summer and stay safe!

Please find additional resources from our ESOL teacher, Reading Specialist, Librarian and Gifted resource teacher!

Mrs. Sarlo--English Language Learners
Mrs. Gill--Reading Specialist
Mrs. Cummings- Librarian
Mr. Gardner- Signet

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better.  It's not."  ~ Dr. Seuss

Home Learning Resources & Materials

Hello Families,

I hope you are all doing safe and well!  Please feel free to view the standards the students have learned so far on the calendar, at the left.  You will also find useful websites and documents to support at home learning during this difficult time.  The files are based on subject area.  I will continue to update them. Please let me know if you have any questions about any of these resources.

Miss you all and take care!


Mrs. McDermott


Home Learning Suggested Schedule 

This is a suggested schedule to help you and your learner adapt to home learning. It is important to know that your learner does not need to be in “school mode” for 7 hours a day! 

Optional Time



Before 9 a.m.

Wake up and get ready for the day.

Get dressed

Bathroom routine

Make bed

Eat breakfast

9-10 a.m.

Morning Physical Activity


Remember Social Distancing

Take a walk outside

Have a dance party in your house!

Make a backyard or indoor scavenger hunt.

Get moving to some YouTube exercises:


10-11 a.m.

Academic Time:


Science / Social Studies


Play grocery store or restaurant using money. Have your child count change to $5.00.

Play a math game.

Go to nearpod.com and enter codes (see webpage and newsletter for codes)

Take a virtual field trip to ancient civilizations using nearpod.com

See class page and class dojo for additional ideas.

11a.m.-12 p.m.

Creative Time

Play music

Cook or Bake as a family

Recycle and reuse things around the house

Try different doodling and art lessons:



Clean up and Lunch

Clean your bedroom

Help around the house

Eat a healthy lunch


Quiet Time


Academic Time:

Language Arts

Science/ Social Studies

Go to nearpod.com and enter codes (see webpage and newsletter for codes)

Read a book and discuss.

Write about your day.

Take a virtual field trip to
different ecosystems using nearpod.com or engage in some fun online learning through the science websites available.

See class page and class dojo for additional ideas.



Fresh Air


Remember Social Distancing

Take a walk outside

Ride your bike

Play outside with a sibling

Play outside with a pet if you have one!


Connect with others

Eat dinner as a family

Video chat with friends and family

Play a board game


Get plenty of sleep

Encore Schedule 11:30-12:15
Day 1   PE
Day 5 Art
Day 2    Music
Day 3 PE   

Day 4 Lib/Guid

Daily Schedule 

9:00 9:15   Arrival and D.E.A.R.
9:15   9:45      RTI
9:45 10:45      Math
10:45 11:25 Science
11:30 12:15   Specials
12:20 12:50   Lunch
12:50 2:30   Language Arts
2:30 2:50   Recess
2:50 3:30   Social Studies