The students engage in research projects, take notes, and learn to put it in their own words. They write narrative stories and information and opinion stories. Students distinguish their own point of view from that of the narrator or those of the characters.Students determine the main ideas and support details of a text read aloud or information present to them. Students learn content specific words.
In third grade, students learn concepts and skills for multiplication and division of whole numbers and understanding fractions. They will be able to explain why a procedure works and why an answer is correct. The students will gain fluency multiplying and dividing within a 100. Students learn about fractions.
The students learn about the Sacraments.. The students will learn about the Great Commandment, Beatitudes, virtues, and saints. Prayers: The Sign of the Cross, The Our Father, The Hail Mary, Grace, Act of Contrition, Prayer to the Guardian Angel and Mass responses.