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Mrs. Caitlin Benjamin - Third Grade

I’m Mrs. Benjamin.  I teach the Third Grade at SHPS.  I’ve been part of the Nobel Learning Community since 2009.  It is exciting to play a part in my students’ educational journey each year.

We have lots of fun in the third grade.  Last school year, we:

-Completed our Because of Winn-Dixie literature unit

-Practiced team building skills with numerous activities

-Completed experiments using the Scientific Method

-Earth Science Investigations

-Field trips to the bank, Red Rock Canyon, Apple Store, and Discovery Museum

-Our Place in the World Geography Unit

-Economics unit

-Early explorers unit

-Informational text magazine writing

-Biography research and recorded presentations

-Science Experiments using the Scientific Method

Trumpet of the Swan Literature Unit

The Tale of Despereaux Literature Unit

-Writing using the Writing Process

-Math fact games

-And, so much more!

Updated Tuesday 05-28-2019 08:44pm

Classroom Notes

It is important for our students to continue to challenge themselves throughout the summer.  Make sure your child is practicing basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts as well as reading a variety of texts often.


Here are some book suggestions for the outgoing third graders.

“Amulet” series by Kazu Kibuishi

“Percy Jackson” series by Rick Riordan

“Hero” by Jennifer Li Shotz

“The Kicks” series by Alex Morgan

“Fortunately, the Milk” by Neil Gaiman

*Students  can also continue to work on First in Math until the end of July!



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Alma – To view grades and communicate with Mrs. Benjamin

First in Math- Keep pushing yourself while at home!  Practice, practice, practice!

AR tests may not be taken over the summer.  However, keep reading and be ready for the new year.

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