- Student Life
Welcome to the Third Grade!
Third Grade at Holy Name School is a place where students learn to grow, accept each other, feel safe and are challenged to achieve to the best of their abilities. Below are a few academic focus areas:
The Church and its history and teachings
The Mass and the sacraments
The seasons of the Church year.
Place value to one hundred thousand
Basic facts of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
Using money and understanding time
Customary and metric units of measurement
Perimeter, area, and volume
Problem solving strategies
To assist students in becoming independent, active and engaged readers that use multiple strategies as they read.
Animal & plant life cycles
Relationships among living things
Ecosystems in balance
Earth in Space
Communities around the world with an emphasis on their history and government