Academics
Lower School

Third Grade Curriculum

Our Curriculum

List of 4 items.

  • Language Arts

    • Literature-based approach to reading with emphasis on strategies to comprehend and interpret
    • Creative writing including narrative, comparison, descriptive, and persuasive
    • Letter writing
    • Scientific Spelling
    • Mastery of cursive writing
    • Vocabulary building with Vocabulary Workshop
    • Grammar Workshop
    • Accelerated Reader
  • Mathematics

    • Place value
    • Multiplication and division
    • Time and money
    • Graphing
    • Measurement
    • Fractions
    • Decimals
    • Probability
    • Geometry
  • Science

    • Life Science - types of animals, how plants grow
    • Earth Science -  water cycle, earth resources, forces that shape land
    • Physical Science - properties of matter, changes in matter, forces in motion
    • Science labs
    • Scholastic News - Science Spin
     
     
  • Social Studies

    • Early colonists - life on the Mayflower
    • People working in a community
    • Timelines
    • Map and Globe skills
    • Graphs and Charts
    • Scholastic News
    • Field trip to George Ranch

Enrichment Curriculum

List of 6 items.

  • Foreign Language Curriculum (Spanish)

    • Development of all language skills through spoken and written word
    • Emphasis on oral expression with proper pronunciation
    • Continuation of enrichment activities and cultural awareness
  • Art

    • Continuation of the care of tools, various media, design principals and art history
    • Use of clay, painting, and various media
    • Introduction of: drawing principals
  • Music

    • Continuation of music curriculum
    • Performance Opportunities include singing in chapel, Christmas Pageant, and spring program 
  • Physical Education

    • Lead-Up games
    • Skatetime
    • Square Dancing
  • Library

    • Book Reviews
    • Research skills
    • Makerspace activities
    • Green screen studio
  • Technology

    • Curriculum Integration
    • Basic Computer Skills
    • Keyboarding
    • Apple and Google  Apps
    • Coding
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