Math: The Saxon Math program in 3rd grade covers a wide range of mathematical domains including: Operations and Algebraic thinking, numbers and operations in base ten, numbers and operations-Fractions, measurement and data and geometry
Reading/LA: The Reading wonders program in third grade builds various skills in vocabulary, comprehension, phonics, and fluency.
LA- covers multiple areas in writing, grammar, spelling and vocabulary
Science: Third graders will be learning about different areas in Life, Earth, and Physical Science including: Plants and Animals and how they interact, Earth’s land and cycles on earth in space, investigating matter and exploring energy and forces
Social Studies: Third grade learns about the various aspects of communities while developing various geography, thinking and study skills
Units we cover:
Living in Communities
Looking Back to the Past
Building a Government
Religion: The focus of this year’s study is faith. Third grade will become familiar with mysteries of faith that we profess in the Apostles’ creed. Through events from both the Old and the New testaments of the Bible, they will learn of God’s saving love for his people and the truths of our faith. The goal is for your child to respond with a trusting, joyful relationship with God and to accept all that God has taught us.