3rd Grade Overview


BIBLE:  Psalm 23:1-3 – “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not be in want.  He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he restores my soul. He guides me in paths of righteousness for him name’s sake.”  The verse test will be on Tuesday, February 3.

MATH: We will be finishing up Chapter 7. We will test over this chapter on Monday, January 26.

LANGUAGE:  We will continue our unit on Adjectives. We will be talking about adjectives that compare this week.

SPELLING:   We will be studying Unit 21 words. The test will be on Friday, January 23.  You can log on to spelling city to practice: http://www.spellingcity.com/jkrobinson/.

READING:  We will be finish our unit on Plot this week. The Skill and Vocabulary test will be on Friday, January 23. Please review over the process questions, pattern statement, and vocabulary words with your child. The Performance test will be on Monday, January 26.

SCIENCE:  We will be learning about penguins this month. We will begin researching about the different types of penguins in class. We will also be doing a project on Penguins. There will be a test over the information we have been learning on Thursday, January 29.

SOCIAL STUDIES: The Preamble to the Constitution Test will be tomorrow. We will continue our unit on the Three Branches of Government. The Government test will be on Wednesday, January 28. Don’t wait until the night before to study!!!


  1. To prepare our children to correctly write sentences, we require that they begin a sentence with a capital letter and end the sentence with the correct punctuation.  Students will be deducted one point per error on all completed assignments.
  2. Your child will be receiving a TIC TAC TOE form each week.  This will need to be completed, and returned every Friday!
  3. Don’t forget to check your email nightly.  We may send you an important reminder, that we do not want you or your child to miss.
  4. Don’t forget to turn in your Box Tops!!!