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

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