Third Grade

Third Grade Overview

church visit
Chapel – Thursday mornings (8:15-8:45)

Math – Saxon Math 3

Science – Chemistry

Literature ReadingsThe Courage of Sarah Noble, Squanto: Friend of the Pilgrims, The Matchlock Gun, A Lion to Guard Us, Skippack School, The Big Wave, See Saw Girl, Li Lun, Lad of Courage, Sign of the Beaver, Toliver’s Secret, Meet Thomas Jefferson, Homer Price, Little House on the Prairie

History Examined – The Story of the World, Volume 3: Early Modern Times – From Elizabeth the First to the Forty-Niners, by Susan Wise Bauer

Latin – Latin for Children Primer A

Bible – I and II Kings, II Chronicles, Psalms, Proverbs, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, Daniel, Hosea, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah

Fine Arts/P.E. – Music, Visual Art, and PE

Sports – Cross Country, Equestrian, Fencing

Day Trips/Activities – Mansker’s Station, The Hermitage, Adventure Science Center, The Frist, Symphony at The Schermerhorn

Organizational Skills – Following class rules and routines, participating in class, developing homework /study skills, organizing backpack/desk supplies, etiquette and interaction with adults and peers.

Scripture Memorization – The Kings of Judah and Isaiah, 2 Chronicles 15:2b-4, Isaiah 6:1-8, Micah 6:6-8, Psalm 100, Psalm 67, Daniel 3:16-18, Daniel 4:34-35, Jeremiah 32:17-19, Lamentations 3:22-23, Isaiah 9:2-6

Communication

1. Newsletter emailed and posted on the website: www.agathosschool.com.
2. Gradelink – Online Student Information System
3. Organizational Planner – inside each class notebook for students to record assignments and grades.
4. Newsletter emailed and sent home weekly.
5. Progress Reports (summary of class average and updates) given to student to bring
home mid-quarter.
6. Report Cards (end of each Quarter, approximately every 9 weeks)
7. Parent Conferences (at the end of the 1st and 3rd quarter or as needed)
8. Email: Courtenay.Jones@agathosschool.com