Third graders will continue to expand their understanding of Language Arts and Mathematics concepts while deepening their knowledge of Science and Social Studies units each quarter.
In Science, students will explore-
- The Scientific Process
- The function and format of simple machines
- Causes of the Earth's cycles
- The layers and components of soil
- The life cycle and adaptations of ladybugs
In Social Studies, students will explore-
- Ancient civilizations of Egypt, China, Greece, and Rome
- How the environment shaped the culture
- The contributions that each civilization made for future generations
Third grade is an exciting year for learners. This is the first-year students will take the Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) tests.
Third Grade SOL Tests: