3rd Grade Overview


BIBLE: Psalm 19:1 – “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.”  The verse test is Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014.

The verse test will be on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. It will be taken in the classroom.

MATH: We will be finish our unit on Division. There will be a test over this unit on Thursday, November 20. Please look over the math vocabulary cards for this unit.

LANGUAGE: We will continue to learn about past, present, and future tense verbs. We will be doing different types of sorting activities to help the students understand the different kinds of verbs.

SPELLING:  We will be studying Unit 15 words. The test will be on Friday, November 21. You can log on to spelling city to practice: http://www.spellingcity.com/jkrobinson/.

READING: Please look over the pattern statement, process questions, and vocabulary words with your child. Ask your child about the book they are reading this unit. They are reading some great books! The skill and vocabulary test was today. The Performance test will be tomorrow.

SCIENCE:We will continue or unit on Matter. We will be talking about chemical changes in matter. There was a Science test today. A study guide was sent home on November 13.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We will complete our unit on, The Thirteen Colonies. The test will be on Friday, November 21.


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!!!