What We Are Learning

 
September-November
Quarter 1
 
Language Arts:

Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers 

Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea

Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area

Recount stories including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text

Writing
Students will be working on narrative writing during quarter 1.
Math
Applying place value strategies
Developing a conceptual understanding of multiplication
Developing a conceptual understanding of fractions as numbers
 
Science
Weather and Climate
Social Studies

What is culture?