• GRADE THREE CURRICULUM                          

                        

    1. LANGUAGE ARTS / READING
    • Reading Workshop - independent reading / book responses
    • Reading Street: Comprehension Skills / Vocabulary
    • Literature Circles
    • Periodicals (Weekly Reader)

     

    1. WRITING
    • Spelling component to Reading Street
    • Writer’s Notebooks - variety of publishing
    • Narrative / Persuasive / Expository Units
    • Daily Edit – mechanics / grammar / punctuation
    • Prompts - quarterly
    • Reading responses: “Jots” (connection to literature)
    • Country Reports / note taking
    • Math explanations and descriptions (problem solving)

     

    1. MATH
    • Math In Focus
    • Anchor Tasks
    • CPA: Concrete-Pictoral-Abstract
    • MiF Explanation video

                      

    1. SOCIAL STUDIES
    • International Unit of Study (Country Reports)
    • Daily Geography
    • Map Skills

     

    1. SCIENCE
    • Rocks & Minerals
    • Plant Growth & Development
    • Chemical Tests
    • Sound