3rd Grade

What to Expect in the 3rd Grade

  • Weekly Chapel
  • Special classes will be Music, Computer, Art, Spanish, PE
  • Weekly library visits

Bible

  • Bible Grade 3, ACSI/Purposeful Design Publications
  • New Testament Books
  • The Lord’s Prayer
  •  Ten Commandments
  • Twelve Apostles
  • The Fruits of the Spirits
  • Deuteronomy 6:4-6
  • Proverbs 3:5-6
  • Isaiah 45:22
  • Jeremiah 29:11
  • John 3: 16-17
  • Armour of God

Literature and Language Arts

  • Story Works, Scholastic
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading A-Z
  • Fountas and Pinnel Literacy
  • Novel Studies
    • Frindle
    • Freedom’s Wings
    • Charlotte’s Web
  • Write Source 3, Holt
  • Identifying/using the eight parts of speech
  • Exploring sentence structure
  • Spelling rules and frequently misspelled words (FWA spelling objectives aligned, grades 3-5)
  • Writing clear and colorful paragraphs
  • Writing multi-paragraph essays

History

  • Heritage Studies 3, Bob Jones

Math

  • GO! MATH, Holt, Texas Edition

Science

  • Science 3, Bob Jones
  • Animals
  • Plants
  • Ecosystems
  • Matter
  • Sound
  • Energy
  • Weather
  • Rocks and Minerals
  • Solar System
  • Skin

Expected Field Trips

  • Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Houston Zoo

Special Events

  • Junior Achievement
  • Field Day