GRADE_3

Curriculum Guide for Grade 3

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Mathematics

  • Reading and writing numbers
  • Roman numerals to C
  • Prime numbers less than 100
  • Prime factoring
  • Numeration systems
  • Subsets
  • Decimal and fraction equivalents
  • Addition and subtraction facts to 7 places
  • Multiplication and division facts to 144
  • 1-, 2-, and 3-digit multiplication problems
  • 2- and 3-digit dividend, 1-digit divisor problems
  • Meaning of mixed numbers
  • Finding simple averages
  • Geometric concepts
  • Customary and metric measurement
  • Time to the second
  • Problem-solving methods
  • Charts and graphs


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Social Studies

  • Types of community life
  • History and development of the local state
  • Relation of the state to its region, nation, and the world
  • World cultures
  • Reasons for our laws
  • Regions of the world
  • Continents
  • Time zones
  • Earth's resources
  • Climatic regions of the world
  • Map skills: longitude, latitude, scale
  • Using a globe


Language Arts

Language Arts

  • Silent and oral reading
  • Choral reading
  • Listening skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Making and accepting simple social introductions
  • Summarizing simple information
  • Listening to literature
  • Critical reading
  • Short stories, chapter books, poetry, plays
  • Spelling
  • Increasing dictionary skills
  • Cursive handwriting
  • Simple outlining
  • Writing letters and informal notes
  • Written and oral book reports
  • Creative writing
  • Developing skills in locating information
  • Increasing indexing skills
  • Developing encyclopedia skills
  • Utilizing parts of a newspaper


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Science

  • Human body
  • Weather's influences
  • Structure of plants
  • Environment of the local region
  • Biological organization
  • Classification systems
  • The insect world
  • The reptilian world
  • Plants and animals of the past
  • Structure of plants
  • Seeds
  • Ecosystems
  • Balance of nature
  • Weather instruments
  • Climate
  • Cause of seasons
  • Earth and its history
  • Oceans and the hydrosphere
  • Air and water pollution
  • Magnets and electricity
  • Light and color
  • Solar system and the universe
  • Living in space
  • Scientific method and scientific inquiry
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Health and Safety

  • Personal and mental hygiene
  • Dental health
  • The body and its functions
  • Skeletal and muscular systems
  • Care and proper use of the body
  • Principles of digestion
  • Basic food groups
  • Good nutrition habits
  • Diseases
  • Safety
  • Substance abuse