Third Grade

Curriculum at a Glance

Students at each grade level receive instruction in religion, language arts, health, mathematics, reading and/or literature, science, and social studies. Science class provides students with the opportunity to create an ecological diorama, experiment with volcanoes, study the metamorphosis of frogs, grow seeds, learn about rocks and minerals, and bubbles for Science. In addition, instruction in art, music, and physical education are given weekly.  Classes are both self-contained by homeroom  groups and departmental.

Highlights

  • The Primary Spelling Bee
  • Ursuline High School Pen Pals
  • Service Projects – Collection of food items for the poor
  • Reading partners with first grade students
  • Field Trip to Schwebel Bakery and Easy Street Productions
  • The Primary Christmas Program
  • Extra Curricular – Flag Football, Soccer and Cross Country
  • Diorama of various ecosystems