3rd Grade Language Arts Curriculum at a Glance

Reading

Word Analysis:

Fluency:  Students will develop accuracy, phrasing, and expression while reading grade level text

Vocabulary: Students will build specific grade level vocabulary

Comprehension: Students will determine meaning using prior knowledge and applying text information while reading grade level text.

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Writing

Writing Process: Students will apply the writing processs to plan, draft, revise, edit, and publish writing using correct standard conventions

Writing Process (cont.)

Writing Genres: Students will write for a variety of purposes and audiences in multiple genres

Speaking/Listening

Speaking Skills: Students will develop and apply speaking skills and strategies to communicate effectively

Listening Skills: Students will develop and apply active listening skills across a variety of situations

Reciprocal Communication: Students will develop and apply reciprocal communication skills

Identify, Locate, and Evaluate Information

Multiple Literacies: Students will research, analyze, and communicate information in a variety of media and formats.