3rd Grade

Subject Content & Curriculum Material for Third Grade:

Bible:
daily lessons
Summary of Egypt to Promise Land; Bible Memory (Summit)

Spelling:
daily lessons
Spelling Words (Spalding)

Grammar/Writing:
daily lessons
Grammar (Shurley, Level Three) & Penmanship (Spalding); cursive writing

Math:
daily lessons
Singapore 5/4 (students go to their individual level math class)

Latin:
daily lessons
Book One (Latin for Children)

Science:
two-three times per week
Flying Animals (Apologia)

History:
two-three times per week
Ancient Civilizations (Summit using Story of the World)
Special Unit: Greek Mythology (d’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths; Memoria Press study guide)

Music:
two-three times per week
Glockenspiel; Handel, Sousa, Chopin, Strauss (written)

Art:
two-three times per week
Study of Artists: Botticelli, Michelangelo, Manet, Rousseau, Calder, Rockwell (Summit)
Techniques & Imitation; Level Three (Summit)

Physical Education:
twice per week
Functional Fitness (Summit)

Field Trips

  • Seattle Children’s Theater (production)
  • Seattle Symphony (Friday Matinee)
  • Community/Service tour (FBI Building, 2013)
  • History or Science Exhibit (King Tut Exhibit, 2012)