3rd Grade Overview

October 21st

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 begin our unit on multiplication.

LANGUAGE:  We will begin our unit on linking verbs.

SPELLING:  We will be studying unit 10 words. The test will be on Friday, October 24.  You can log on to spelling city to practice: http://www.spellingcity.com/jkrobinson/.

READING:  We will end our unit on Summarization. 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! Skills and Vocabulary Test will be on Friday, October 24. Performance Test will be on Monday, October 27.

SCIENCE:  We will start a new unit on Matter. We will be talking about the 3 states of matter and their properties.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We will continue our Early Explorers Unit.


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!!!