3rd Grade

Math

  • Everyday Mathematics
  • Singapore Math

Science

  • See First- Science with video Notes

Engineering PLTW Launch

  • Unit of studies include: Science of Flight, Forces and Interactions, Variation of Traits, Programming Patterns.

    IOS apps,  IPADs and Computers 1:1 ratio

Computer Science: Coding and Programming

  • Learning to program, droids, geometry and Minecraft’s. Creating computer science game simulations in various languages.

Language Arts Reading

  • Reading comprehension and strategies
  • Anthologies – open court reading

Language Arts Spelling and Vocabulary

  • Weekly Spelling Assessment
  • Spelling- Linking words to meaning
  • Vocabulary informally taught through literature

Language Arts Grammar

  • Phonics Skills  – Modern Curriculum Press
  • English Writing-  Houghton Mifflin

Social Studies

  • Social Studies Alive – with interactive student notebook

Geography

  • Maps, Globes and Graphs -with interactive student notebook

Foreign Language

  • Spanish  basic vocabulary

Poetry

  • Poems of childhood

Physical Education

  • Full Size Basketball
  • Rebounders
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  •  Volleyball and Skating Rink

Music

  • Daily rotation of music – music and composers from time period under study

Art

  • Mixed media projects – Hands on activities

Nature Studies

  • Exploration of God’s creation through gardening and readings