Grade 3 Curriculum

Third grade is a great year of academic growth.

Students move from being concrete thinkers to becoming more open to abstract concepts. They will learn multiplication and will begin writing in organized paragraphs.


Goals for a Grade 3 Student

English 3 Curriculum

Expectations of a Grade 3 student:

• Use personal stories and experiences to make meaning

• Recognize and use different forms of text (oral, written, visual)

• Read medium-level chapter books with expression

• Read independently for up to 30 minutes

• Summarize a story’s plot, setting and characters

How your English tutor will help:

✔ Practice writing in complete sentences and with a central idea

✔ Revise work by adding description and detail, and editing work for punctuation, spelling and grammar

✔ Introduce writing strategies with clear beginning, middle and end

✔ Read, summarize and analyze student’s writing

Math 3 Curriculum

Expectations of a Grade 3 student:

• Understand place value into the thousands

• Multiply up to three-digit numbers and divide by two digits

• Create and solve fractions and decimals

• Divide objects into equal parts using fractions

• Measure using weight, temperature, length and perimeter

How your Math tutor will help:

✔ Make real life connections to numbers and counting

✔ Practice visualizing math concepts for a realistic understanding

✔ Challenge student to justify mathematical ideas and decisions

✔ Develop mental math strategies 

✔ Introduce algebra

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