3rd Grade » Curriculum

Curriculum

Science
  • The Scientific Method
  • Motion – energy, forces, matter
  • Plant and Insect life cycles
  • Natural Selection
  • Nutrition/Fitness
  • The life cycle of a butterfly
Social Studies
  • First Nations of North America
  • Cultures of North America
  • Cultures in Our Community
  • Junior Olympics: Japan
Mathematics
  • Place value & multi-digit addition & subtraction
  • Multiplication & division 0-10
  • Fraction concepts, geometry
  • Patterns & measurement
Reading/Literature
  •  Adv. complex vowel patterns
  • Multi-syllable words
  • Grade level vocabulary
  • Cause and effect
  • Novel studies
  • Various writing genres
Spelling/Writing
  • Learning cursive handwriting
  • Paragraph construction
  • Encoding complex vowels and multi-syllable words
  • Writer’s Workshop genre studies
Religion
  • Church and Holy Spirit and mission, structure, and symbols
  • 7 Sacraments
  • Apostle’s Creed