All Third Grade students are expected to read on level by the end of the year. Expectations for math a equally rigorous. Basic addition, subtraction, and multiplication facts must be memorized. Regrouping in addition and subtraction must be mastered. Students must learn and develop appropriate problem-solving strategies. Science concepts are also important at this time in order to prepare students for the Fifth Grade Science STAAR. Get ready to work!
Please visit the Texas Education Agency website to learn the latest about STAAR resources and released test items, the TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills), and other educational development. Go to www.tea.state.tx.us or simply search "Texas Education Agency."