Class Mission Statement

  • The Thurmies of Room 16 are kind respectful and fair. We love to learn and have fun. We are problem solvers, risk takers, and creative thinkers. WE treat each other like family and inspire everyone to be leaders.

Here's What's Happening

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Phone: (847) 948-5151 x1108


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Thurman

This is my eleventh year of teaching 3rd grade and I think that 3rd grade is the best grade ever! Outside of teaching, some of my other hobbies include crafting, hiking, camping, shopping, and spending time with my husband and friends. Here is a list of some of my favorites...

Favorite color: Yellow
Favorite animal: Pig
Favorite food: potatoes and sushi
Favorite dessert: cashew milk ice cream
Favorite number: 4
Favorite books: The BFG by Roald Dahl, Esperanza Rising by pam Munoz Ryan, and Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Favorite subject: Math & Writing

Follow @larissathurman, @shineonproject1 & @Kipling3rd on Twitter and shine_on_project on Instagram to keep up with what's happening in our classroom. I am so excited to spend time with you this year!

Classroom Schedule

  • Daily Schedule:

    8:45-9:45 Math

    9:45-10:45 Specials

    10:45-11:00 Lead Time

    11:00-11:30 Science

    11:30-12:25 Recess/Lunch 

    12:25-2:00 ELA 

    2:00-2:50 Writing

    2:50-3:20 Intervention/Enrichment

    Specials Schedule:

    Monday: Music/Art
    Tuesday: STEM/PE
    Wednesday: PE/LMC
    Thursday: Art/Music
    Friday: PE/STEM