3rd Grade Team
Hi... my name is Ashley Long and I am so excited to return to the third grade team! I am actually a graduate of McKeel Academy of Technology. After graduating from MAT, I attended the University of South Florida and earned my Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education. I am so blessed to have only ever taught right here at MAC! After teaching third and fourth grade for several years I decided it was time for a change. I was thrilled to have the opportunity to teach first grade for the past five years. I grew so much as a teacher and learned a tremendous amount about the foundations of teaching reading. As I begin my thirteenth year teaching, my personal philosophy remains the same- no matter the age of the students in my class. I strive everyday to provide a classroom in which every student feels loved, welcome and uplifted- only then can we begin to learn together.
Looking forward to an AMAZING year...
What We Are Learning
Reading: Fantasy, The Wizard of Oz by Frank Baum
Writing/Grammar: Expository writing
Spelling: none this week
Math: Draw a scaled picture graph and a scaled bar graph to represent a data set with several categories. Solve-one and two-step "how many more" and "how many less" problems using information presented in scaled bar graphs.
Science: Describe how animals and plants respond to changing seasons. Recognize that plants use energy from the Sun, air, and water to make their own food.
* Weekly Assignments emailed every Sunday evening. Assignments uploaded to Seesaw on Sunday night as well.
5/05- Zoom w/ Music Ms. Cunningham @10:30am
5/12- Zoom w/ Mrs. B for an Art Lesson @10:00am
5/14- Zoom for Wizard of Oz Day! Students can share their projects and dress up as their characters too!
5/19- Zoom for Talent Day w/Ms. Cunningham @ 1:00pm
5/22- LAST DAY of SCHOOL!!! Zoom for Class Party @ 10am!