Third Grade

This week we talked with Mrs. Yanes’ third-grade students about their experience at school this year. 

What have you enjoyed learning at St. Paul this year?
“Science.” – Rowan 

“S.T.E.A.M.” – Gentry

Tell me about that.
"We get to do challenges and work with electronics and work as a team. And then later on in the year, we are going to get to program a video game.” – Gentry

Do you know what you would like to do when you are older and out of school?
"I kind of want to become an inventor.” – Gentry 

What have you liked so far at St. Paul?
"I like buddy races a lot.” – Ella

Tell me about those.
"We have buddies, and in third grade, you get to be a jk-er’s buddy. We don’t know who our buddies are for sure, yet but we hope to get them soon.” – Ellaree 

What are you reading right now?
"The Boxcar Children. My mom said it would be a good series.” – Ellaree

What have you enjoyed learning at St. Paul this year?
"I like the new S.T.E.A.M. class and Music.” – Heidi

What are you doing in Music?
"We play instruments and things.” – Heidi

What are you doing in S.T.E.A.M. that you like?
"Today we did a challenge called Welcome to the moon. You had to create a rocket that would go up in the air by itself. It was really hard." – Heidi

What have you liked so far about third grade?
"I really like Mrs. Yanes as a teacher. I really like S.T.E.A.M. and I like Math and Social Studies." – Jonathan

What do you like about Social Studies?
"I like learning about places around the world. I like to travel a lot. I like traveling but not the process of getting to the place. I like it once I am there." – Jonathan 

What do you like about Social Studies?
"I like that Mrs. Yanes is my teacher. I like Social Studies a lot… We have been studying about maps and stuff. We finished our map, today. It is of Tennessee.” – Wiley

What have you liked so far about third grade?
"I like that Mrs. Yanes is my teacher and that we have S.T.E.A.M… and we have fun.” – Luke

"I like to read.” - Gracie 

"My favorite part is when Mrs. Yanes teaches us… I like Go Noodles. It is this thing where you get your energy out, and you run in place." – Anne Hartley

"I like Wordly Wise.” – Rhett

Do you like vocabulary words?
"Yes.” – Rhett

What is your favorite word that you have learned so far?
“Vessel.” – Rhett

What have you liked so far about third grade?
"I like S.T.E.A.M. I like to build stuff, and that is what we do.” – Jackson 

 "S.T.E.A.M. It is just fun, and we do projects.” – Thomas