3A English

We will be working on many skills this year in English. Below is the skill we are working on right now. You will also see a list of the skills we will cover by the end of the year.

We will be  focusing on dictionary skills to the end of the year.

3rd Grade English Skills

  • poetry
  • Pronouns
  • Adverbs
  • Dictionary skills
  • Plurals( Change y to i, f or fe, add -s or -es)
  • Parts of a letter (The 5 parts are heading, greeting, body, signature, and closing.)
  • Homonyms- Words that sound the same but can be spelled different and have different meaning   (scent, cent, sent)
  • Antonym-  opposites words    (hot, cold)
  • Synonym- similar words        (cold, cool)
  • Paragraph-Topic sentence, 3 detailed sentences, and a closing sentence
  • Abc order
  • Punctuation
  • Nouns- a person, place, or thing
  • Adjectives- describes a noun
  • Verbs- a verb can be a action word. It can also be a linking verb or a helping verb.
  • Sentence Structure- There are two parts to a sentence. The subject part is who or what a sentence is about. The predicate part is telling what the subject is doing. The predicate part starts with a verb.
  • Capitalization- beginning of sentences, abbreviations, proper nouns and adjectives, quotation marks
  • Punctuation-We will look at different punctuation marks like commas, periods, exclamation, question, and apostrophes.


August 17
Open House 5:30-7:30