Welcome to Third Grade!
Our first quarter in Team Three was a great success! As we enter the second quarter, we look forward to many exciting units of study.
Social Studies: Mapping Our World
Lessons will focus on:
v World Maps
v U.S. Regions
v Geography and People
v Sharing and Borrowing Culture
Math: All students should be practicing multiplication facts daily.
3rd grade: Fractions, telling time to the nearest minute, problem solving, and continuing with multiplication and division strategies
4th grade: Multiplication and division strategies, fractions, and multi-step word problems involving multiplication, division, addition, and subtraction.
Science: Students will be learning about forces and motion. They will be exploring
using the experimentation and engineering design process.
Responding to What We Read: Essays – well developed extended responses
Writing Genres: Stating Opinion – Formal Letter Writing, and
Reading: Biographies and Informational Texts surrounding the units of Determination and Immigration. Students will be learning about immigrants and will culminate the unit with an immigration research project.