In the third grade, students expand their skills in all academic areas while learning to build comprehension and analysis skills. which are showcased in reflective writing projects.

Religion

  • Students will know God (Father, Son, and Holy Spirit) and the forgiveness and salvation offered through Jesus’ death and resurrection.
  • Students will come to faith and grow in to Christian maturity.
  • Each student  will identify themselves as members of the Body of Christ, the church.
  • The student will live in joy, contentment and harmony with God, themselves and all others.
  • The student will express their faith in the worship of God and in the service of God and others.
  • The student will value all of God’s creation and care for it wisely and well.
  • The student will witness their faith in Jesus, their personal Savior and the Savior of all people.
  • The student will live in the Christian hope of a new and eternal life in Christ Jesus.

 Language Arts

  • The student will be able to identify key ideas and details in a text.
  • The student will be able to identify the craft and structure of a text.
  • The student will be able to show an integration of knowledge and ideas.
  • The student will be able to read at the appropriate range of reading and level of text complexity.
  • The student will be able to identify key ideas and details in informational texts.
  • The student will be able to understand the text and structure of a text.
  • The student will be able to integrate knowledge and ideas.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate a grade appropriate range of reading and level of text complexity.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate foundational phonics skills and word recognition in reading.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate grade appropriate reading fluency.
  • The student will be able to identify text types and purposes in writing.
  • The student will be able to produce and distribute written work.
  • The student will be able to research to build and present knowledge.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate a range of writing.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate comprehension and collaboration through speaking and listening.
  • The student will be able to present knowledge and ideas.
  • The student will be able to show an understanding of the conventions of Standard English.
  • The student will be able to show knowledge of language skills.
  • The student will be able to show vocabulary acquisition and use.

Math

  • The student will be able to demonstrate an understanding of operations and algebraic thinking.
  • The student will be able to represent and solve problems involving multiplication and division.
  • The student will be able to understand properties of multiplication and the relationship between multiplication and division.
  • The student will be able to multiply and divide within 100.
  • The student will be able to solve problems involving four operations, and identify and explain patterns in arithmetic.
  • The student will be able to use place value understanding and properties of operations to perform multi-digit arithmetic.
  • The student will be able to develop an understanding of fractions as numbers.
  • The student will be able to solve problems involving measurement and estimation of intervals of time, liquid volumes, and masses of objects.
  • The student will be able to represent and interpret data.
  • The student will be able to understand concepts of area and relate area to multiplication and addition.
  • The student will be able to recognize perimeter as an attribute of plane figures and distinguish between linear and area measures.
  • The student will be able to reason with shapes and their attributes.

Science

  • The students will be able to understand various physical science concepts.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate an understanding of various life science concepts.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate an understanding of various earth and space concepts.

Social Studies

  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of map skills.
  • The student will study significant events, landmarks, and symbols from our country and state and their significance.
  • The student will examine the government system and the people involved with it.
  • The student will be introduced to many influential people and groups of people.
  • The student will examine various aspects of commerce.

Additional areas of educational, physical, and personal growth

  • Music
  • Physical Development (PE)
  • Visual Art
  • Spanish
  • Technology