This year we will be focusing on grammar skills, reading comprehension, writing in different genres (narratives, persuasive,and informational) and vocabulary.
In math we will focus on addition and subtraction with larger numbers, measurement, time, geometric figures, graphing, fractions, and multiplication and division. Multiplication is a huge focus in 3rd grade. Please study multiplication facts with your child each night.
We will explore animals & plants and their habitats, rocks and soils, fossils, heat, and the effects of pollution and humans on the environment.
Students will actively learn about the concept of economics through Mini-Society. Other concepts taught include government, geography, American Indian Cultures, and Exploration & Colonization of North America.