3rd Grade with Ms. Heard

Focus of the Month!


  • develop a basic understanding of multiplication and division

  • practice skip counting by 2, 3, 4, and 5

Nonfiction Reading

  • Main idea and details

  • can you find details in a paragraph to support a given main idea?

  • using 2 column notes to record main idea and details

Fiction Reading

  • Identify and record story elements using 2 column notes

  • determine character traits and support ideas with evidence from the text

Informative Writing

  • Use cave man speak in two column notes to plan a paragraph

  • Find important details in a supporting text

  • write in complete sentence with correct punctuation

Social Emotional Learning

  • Review of 4 Zones - Blue, Green, Yellow, Red

  • Positive self talk

  • Expected and unexpected behavior

Our Classroom Rules

Our Class Schedule

  • Morning Meeting

  • Math Lesson

  • Snack

  • Math Centers

  • Language Arts

  • Recess and Lunch

  • Quiet Time

  • Read Aloud

  • Writing

  • Science, Social Studies or Social Emotional Learning

  • Special

  • Closing Circle

All About Ms. Heard

I graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelors of Science in Family Studies and a Masters in K-6 Elementary Education. While at UNH, I attended many hockey games. Go Wildcats!

This is my fifth year teaching at GES! I taught fourth grade for 2 years and am excited about my third year as Greenfield's third grade teacher.

The best way to contact me is through email: rheard@conval.edu