Third Grade Curriculum Overview


Religious Studies               Salvation Series (A Beka), Explorer Bible (HCSB)

Language Arts                     Writing Road to Reading by Spalding International

  • integrated curriculum for spelling, writing and reading
  • direct phonics instruction in phonemic awareness, systematic phonics, spelling, writing conventions, vocabulary, reading fluency and text comprehension
  • cursive handwriting


Math                                           Math In Focus: The Singapore Approach

  • review of foundational math concepts taught through songs, rhymes, and hands-on activities
  • concept and skill development through hands-on and abstract instruction and practice
  • complex multiplication and division


History/Geography          The Story of the World– Book Three

  • Late Renaissance/Early Modern
  • 1600-1850



Latin                                          Song School Latin– Classical Academic Press

  • Latin vocabulary with integration of reading and writing skills


Fine Arts                                 Artistic Pursuits- An Introduction to Visual Arts: Early Elementary K-3 Book One