LA: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
LA: Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.
LA: Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 3 topics and texts, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
LA: Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate conversational, general academic and domain-specific words and phrases, including those that signal spatial and temporal relationships.
SCI: Plan and conduct an investigation to provide evidence of the effects of balanced and unbalanced forces on the motion of an object.
SCI: Make observations and/or measurements of an object’s motion to provide evidence that a pattern can be used to predict future motion.
VA: Students will investigate, plan and work through materials and ideas to make works of art and design.
VA: Students demonstrate the understanding that art communicates about and helps viewers understand the natural and constructed world.