Third Grade

Contact information: sburke@htps,org  973-823-7000 x8019

*Third grade is a great year to help your child become more responsible.  Please encourage your child to unpack and pack their own backpacks independently each day.

* I know that many of you have questions and concerns about the PARCC. You can sign up for email updates at  There is some great information there and I think it will help ease your minds a little in regards to the test. *
Language Arts:
  Students are asked to read daily at home for ten or more minutes.
  We are currently working on Unit 1, Dollars and Sense in our textbooks.
  Students are to study their addition and subtraction facts each night. 
  We are currently working on Chapter 1 Place Value. Test Tuesday, September 23, 2014 This site has fun games to help students practice and remember their facts
Flashcard Frenzy is a good app to download to help practice facts.

Social Studies:
  We are on chapter 1 What are Communities?
  Unit A Plants and Animals