3rd Grade - Haines
For English Language Arts (ELA) students will follow the Savvas Learning ReadyGen series for readying, writing, phonics, grammar and spelling.
Reading: Students will read a variety of grade level fiction and nonfiction texts.
Writing: Students will study elements of effective writing and incorporate these traits into narrative, opinion, and informative writing pieces.
Spelling/Phonics: Students will work on various spelling and phonics activitites throughout the week and will be tested on words once they have sufficient practice. The spelling words list and the dates of spelling tests can be found on the weekly newsletter. Students should study these words each night.
Grammar: Throughout the year, students will practice using correct sentence structure, capitalization, punctuation, prefixes, suffixes, synonyms, antonyms, contractions, and more.
In Math, students will follow the Everyday Math Curricululm. It focuses on problem-solving strategies and using math in everyday life.
We will also cover multiplication and division. Math Fact Necklaces will begin in January and February.
Students will be expected to complete the Math Homelinks page Monday-Thursday.
For both Science and Social Studies, we follow TCI Curriculum.