Grade 3

Mrs. Krako
Religion

  • Blessed Trinity
  • 7 Sacraments of Initiation and Service
  • Creation
  • Mary – Jesus – Apostles – Early Church
  • Mass and its parts
  • Liturgical Year
  • Rosary
  • Lives of Saints
  • Bible Stories

Reading

  • Literature Book
  • Skill Development
  • Predictions
  • Inferences
  • Drawing Conclusions
  • Following Directions
  • Vocabulary
  • Summarizing
  • Oral Reading
  • Silent Reading
  • Book Reports
  • DEAR – Sustained Silent Reading
  • Vocabulary – Weekly events of 10 new words
  • Synonyms- Antonyms

English

  • 4 types of simple sentences
  • Rules for capitalization and punctuation
  • 8 parts of speech
  • Journaling Daily – prompts writing creative stories based on given themes
  • Oral Presentations – reports – play

Math (Mrs. Provod)

  • Addition of numbers with regrouping
  • Subtraction of numbers with and without renaming
  • Place value to ten thousands
  • Expanded notations
  • Rounding of numbers to nearest thousand
  • Multiplying of one digit in thousands
  • Division by one digit with and without remainders
  • Ordinal Numbers
  • Odd and Even Numbers
  • Geometry  – shapes – perimeter
  • Measurement – Customary – Metric
  • Money – Fractions
  • Time
  • Probability and graphs

Phonics

  • Initial medial final consonant sounds
  • Consonant – blends and clusters
  • Consonant – digraphs
  • Short and long vowel sounds
  • Vowel digraphs
  • Synonyms and Antonyms – Homonyms
  • Rules of syllabication
  • Prefixes and Suffixes
Spelling

  • Unit of words per week – with words grouped with a common thread – i.e., blends, consonant digraphs, words with endings (e.g., ing), words with prefixes
  • Text – follows along with Phonics Text skills are being reinforced.
  • Pre – Test
  • Final Test
  • Homework – reinforces word meanings through sentence construction and letter configuration in spelling pattern.
  • Cursive Handwriting
  • Provide a review of correct formation of each lower case and upper case letters of the alphabet – one letter at a time.  Stress correct grasp of pencil and positioning of paper and child’s body.

Social Studies (Mrs. Krako)

  • Geography skills – maps and their parts, using a Globe.
  • Understanding simple charts, diagrams, bar graphs, pictographs,  flow charts, time lines.
  • Current Events – Scholastic News
  • Focus of text communities
  • Building of communities
  • History of communities
  • Communities at work – Community Government

Science (Mrs. Provod)

  • Plant Life – How they grow
  • Animal Life
  • Plants and animals together
  • Water
  • Weather
  • Simple experiments
  • Skills – cause and effect
  • Making inferences
  • Comparing and contrasting
  • Space and Technology
  • Physical Science

Spanish

Spanish Curriculum