Third Grade

  • Riding the Wave of Success Mrs. Arnold’s Third Grade Class Is Riding the Wave of Success Mrs. Sue Arnold has been the Third Grade teacher at Holy Family School for over twenty years.  She is a graduate of Cal Poly Pomona and did her credential work at Cal State Los Angeles.  Prior to becoming the third grade teacher, she worked as ...
  • Enhance Your Third Grader’s Curriculum Ways To Enhance Your Third Grader’s Curriculum Following are suggested books, website, and field trips that will help enhance your child’s educational experience . . . Great Books Children’s Great Illustrated Classics Books by Eve Bunting, Beverly Cleary, Tomie de Paola “Trumpet of The Swan” by E.B.White “You Are Special” By Max Lucado Videos or Movies “The Grinch That Stole Christmas” Really Wild Series ...
  • Weekly News MAY15th I hope all the mothers had a special Mothers’ Day.  I am still awaiting my promotion to Grandma as any day now we are expecting a little granddaughter.  I also know that many of you were at 2nd grade’s First Holy Communion and what a beautiful day that was as well.  Thank you to all ...
  • What We’re Studying We are studying…MAY Religion Creeds, Prayer, Holy Spirit Language Arts Fairy tales, Nonfiction Author of the month Aliki, Joanna Cole English Pronouns, Capitalization and Punctuation Math Multiplication, Division, Measurement, Geometry Social Studies Economics, Ocean habitat, Landforms Science Environment, Energy, Ocean    
  • Third Grade Monthly News Dear Parents, I can’t believe it is already May and like the flowers, third grade is full of new life!  May is a very busy month for all.  Third grade has May Crowning and Retreat and lots of learning and sharing and fun activities.  Please continue to help your students to practice their multiplication facts and ...
  • Upcoming Events MAY 2nd-Meet the Masters lecture (Mary Cassatt) 3rd-2:00pm dismissal (faculty mtg.) 5th-May Crowning Mass/Retreat at 9:15am Noon  dismissal 9th-Field trip to the Aquarium of the Pacific 10th-Meet the Masters activity (Cassatt) 11th-8:15am mass with 6th grade 12th-Agape luncheon (2nd grade) 13th-First Communion (2nd grade) 14th-Mother’s Day 17th-2:00pm dismissal (fac. mtg.) 18th-8:15am mass with 6th grade Teacher Appreciation Day-noon dismissal 19th-NO SCHOOL-PD for faculty (Auction set-up) 20th-Parish Auction 25th-8:15am mass with 6th ...
  • Reminders REMINDERS The May (and final) book report on an informational (nonfiction) book is due on  Friday, June 2nd.  It is a mini-research report and a diorama on an ocean life.  
  • Postings for parents Ignite Hope, Establish Security 8 Home Habits for Raising Resilient, Self-Reliant Students Structure the Home Environment for School Success Practice Study Skills Classroom Code of Conduct How Kids Learn Math Skills  
  • Literature Tea Could be one of the MOST fun events at HFS. The Annual 3rd Grade Literature Tea. What better way to introduce children to the Classics of Literature than reading one and transforming yourself into that character.