Burrillville School Department Curriculum Map

Science - Grade 3

Program Overview

Trimester

Focus Topic

NGSS Performance Expectations

Instructional Days

1

Earth Science

Water and Climate

3-5 Engineering Design

3-ESS2-1

3-ESS2-2

3-ESS3-1

3-5-ETS1-1

45

2

Physical Science

Motion and Matter

3-5 Engineering Design

3-PS2-1

3-PS2-2

3-PS2-3

3-PS2-4

3-5-ETS1-2

45

3

Life Science

Structures of Life

3-5 Engineering Design

3-LS1-1          3-LS4-1

3-LS2-1          3-LS4-2

3-LS3-1          3-LS4-3

3-LS3-2          3-LS4-4

3-5-ETS1-3

45