At Guidance Academy, 3rd graders will have the opportunity to gain a holistic education in Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography and Visual Arts.

Below is a sample of what you can expect your Third Grader to learn at Guidance Academy.

History and Geography

  1. World Geography
    • Geographical Terms and Features
    • Important Rivers of the World
  2. The Ancient Roman Civilization
  3. American History
    • The Earliest Americans
    • Crossing from Asia to North America
    • Native Americans
  4. Early Exploration of North America
  5. The Thirteen Colonies: Life and Times Before the Revolution


Language Arts

  1. Reading and Writing
    • Reading Comprehension and Response
    • Writing
    • Spelling, Grammar, and Usage
    • Vocabulary
  2. Poetry
  3.  Fiction
    • Stories
    • Myths and Mythical Characters
    • Literary Terms

Visual Arts

  1. Elements of Art
    • Light
    • Space in Artworks
    • How the Elements of Art Work Together
  2. American Indian Art


  1. Numbers and Number Sense
  2. Fractions and Decimals
  3. Money
  4.  Computation
  5. Measurement
  6. Geometry


  1. Introduction to Classification of Animals
  2. The Human Body
  3. Light and Optics
  4. Sound
  5. Ecology
  6. Astronomy
  7. Science Biographies