(NEW) 3rd Grade Curriculum Map

"Updated Version" (09-25-17) Created with the Curriculum Map Committee for 2017-18

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Updated 09-25-2017

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(ORIGINAL) 3rd Grade Curriculum Map

"Original Version", Created for 2014-15
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Last updated February 11, 2015

Math Common Core Professional Learning Sessions 2014-2015

December 10, 2014

Session 1,

October 17, 2014

Session 2,

December 10, 2014

Session 3,

February 11, 2015

Session 4,

May 28, 2015

Deconstructed Standards Web

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Instructional Strategies

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Deconstructed Content Web
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Backwards Design Process:

Formative Assessment Process:

Assessment Question (3.NBT.2 "Toys for Us")
Please administer this assessment task before Session 2,
and bring back student work from 4 focal students (see attachment).
Selected Assessment for Student Work
Participants who attended the December 2014
PL Session agreed to administer the following
assessment before the next PL Session in
February, and bring back student work from
4 focal students (see attachment below).

Additional Assessments/Tasks

Breakout Session:

Curriculum Map Teaching Resources (by unit)

Unit #1: Represent and Understand Multiplication and Division


Unit #2: Place Value and Problem Solving with Units of Measure


Unit #3: Problem Solving Using Multiplication and Division


Unit #4: Exploring Multiplication with Area


Unit #5: Developing Understanding of Fractions


Unit #6: Representing and Interpreting Data


Unit #7: Geometric Figures and Problem Solving Involving Perimeter and Area


Open-Ended Warm-Up Questions (Teacher created, Dec. 2013)

Number Line Tasks (Teacher created, March 2014)

Third Grade Sample Lesson Plans (by domain)

Operations and Algebraic Thinking (3.OA)

Numbers and Operations in Base Ten (2.NBT)

The following lessons are original teacher work from Summer Institute 2013 for the Third Grade Unit of Study on Place Value:

Unit of Study Cover Sheet with Lesson Sequence

Individual Lesson Plans

Culminating Task

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