- Students demonstrate an understanding of Church doctrine.
- Students demonstrate an understanding of Sacred Scripture and applies it to his/her life.
- Students understand and participate in Catholic worship; Students become familiar with the parts of the Mass and be able to join in.
- Students deepen their understanding of Jesus’ passion, death, and Resurrection.
- Students learn how Jesus helps us be holy through the Sacraments.
- Students become familiar with the Ten Commandments and Moses.
- Students learn that Jesus gave us the Beatitudes as a guide to happiness.
- Students learn about Mary, the Annunciation, and how to pray the Rosary.
- Students learn prayers.
- Students demonstrates understanding of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
- Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words. Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
- Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers and recount stories, and determine the main idea of a text.
- Describe characters in a story.
- Distinguish their own point of view from that of the narrator or those of the characters.
- Compare and contrast the themes, settings, and plots of stories.
- Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly, and write narratives.
- Represent and solve problems involving multiplication and division.
- Solve problems involving measurement and estimation.
- Represent and interpret data.
- Geometric measurement: understand concepts of area and perimeter
- Develop understanding of fractions as numbers.
- Students in grade three learn more about our connections to the past and the ways in which particularly local, but also regional and national, government and traditions have developed and left their marks on current society, providing common memories. Emphasis is on the physical and cultural landscape of California, including the study of American Indians, the subsequent arrival of immigrants, and the impact they have had in forming the character of our contemporary society.