3rd Grade Overview

October 28th

BIBLE: Matthew 7:12 – “So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.” The verse test will be on Thursday, October 30, 2014.

MATH: We will continue our unit on multiplication. We will be learning the foundations of multiplication. We will start to learn multiplication facts soon. Please start to work on these with your child.

LANGUAGE: We will continue our unit on linking verbs, and start with helping verbs.

SPELLING: We will be studying unit 11 words. The test will be on Friday, October 31. You can log on to spelling city to practice: http://www.spellingcity.com/jkrobinson/.

READING: We will start our Cause and Effect Unit. 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!

SCIENCE: We will be learning about mass, buoyancy and density this week. We will also be talking about chemical and physical changes .

SOCIAL STUDIES: We will complete our Early Explorers Unit. There will not be a test over the last three explorers. We will play a game to review.


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!!!