3rd Grade

MATH:  Third grade math focuses on problem solving, algebraic thinking, and computation as they relate to the Pennsylvania Common Core Standards. 

 Numbers and Operation in Base Ten

  • Understanding properties of operations to perform multi digit arithmetic
  • Adding/subtracting 2 and 3 digit whole numbers

 Numbers and Operations in Fractions

  • Demonstrate equal fractions
  • Express whole numbers as fractions
  • Compare fractions with the same denominator

 Operations in Algebraic Concepts/Thinking

  • Represent and solve problems in multiplication and division
  • Understand properties of multiplication and the relationship between multiplication and division
  • Identify and explain patterns in arithmetic

 Geometry

  • Identify, compare, and classify shapes and their attributeData Analysis and Probability
  • Measurement, telling time, money, interpreting data
  • Determine area and perimeter


READING:    Third grade focuses on the enhancement of reading skills:

Oral reading fluency is one measure of a students reading ability. The chart below provides you with our proficiency scale for oral reading fluency reporting. 


3rd Grade

Oral Reading Fluency Words Correct Per minute Targets

 

Quarter 1

Quarter 2

Quarter 3

Quarter 4

Below Basic

0-54

0-67

0-74

0-79

Basic

55-69

68-85

75-94

80-99

Proficient

70-89

86-104

95-109

100-117

Advanced

90 & Up

105 & Up

110 & Up

118 & Up