The Math curriculum includes numbers and their operations, algebra, measurement, geometry and data analysis. Within this curriculum, the third grade students will:
*Develop a knowledge of numbers and their related operations.
*Investigate quantitative patterns and relationships.
*Use an wide variety of measurement forms as well as appropriate tools.
*Understand and explain the characteristics of several geometric shapes.
*Collect, organize, and display various forms of data.
The Language Arts curriculum includes reading, writing, and literature. Within this curriculum, the third grade students will:
*Write clearly in order to convey an intended message.
*Show a knowledge of the proper usage of spelling, punctuation. capitalization, and basic grammar rules.
*Read at a proficient level.
*Comprehend what is read.
*Build a large vocabulary base.
*Read for purpose.
*Understand and distinguish various types of text.
*Apply and use the steps of the writing process.
*Explore a wide variety of types of writing such as: narrative, expository and persuasive.