English Language Arts - Composing Full Texts: Grade 3

  • Curricular Map Home First 10 Days/Intro to Routines Instructional Block 1 Instructional Block 2
    Instructional Block 3 
    Instructional Block 4 
      "Smart Start" Relationships Cause & Effect Change Integrated Unit 

    Welcome to the GRADE 3 Instructional Block 1 for 2014-15: Relationships
    Essential Understandings: Everything and/or everyone exist in relation to something or someone else.  The factors within a relationship interact and develop differently depending on the context and the factors involved impact one another.  That impact could be positive, negative or neutral. 
    Performance Assessment 1: Write about what you have learned about relationships and cite 3 to 5 pieces of evidence each from English Language Arts, History/Social Sciences, Science, and the Arts.
    ANCHOR TEXTS for Instructional Block 1
    Literacy Skills & Understandings
    COMPOSING FULL TEXTS: Narrative, Informative/Explanatory, Opinion
    Produce effective writing for a range of purposes and audiences.
    W3.3a   W3.3b  W3.3c W3.3d
    W3.4 W3.5  W3.8 W3.9