On Our Way to English-Third Grade
Year at a Glance
1st Nine Weeks
3rd Nine Weeks*
Theme: Faces and Places
Big Question: How are the people and places in our world alike and different?
Social Studies TEKS 3.5B, 3.12A
Theme: Crafty Creatures
Big Question: How do animals adapt to the world around them?
Science TEKS 3.9A (CSCOPE Unit 9), 3.10A (CSCOPE Unit 8)
Week 9-Review, Assess and Reteach
Theme: Shoot for the Stars
Big Question: Why is it important to learn about the universe?
Science TEKS 3.8B (CSCOPE Units 2 & 6), 3.8D (CSCOPE Unit 6)
Theme: Our Valuable Earth
Big Question: What can we do to help our planet?
Science TEKS 3.7D (CSCOPE Unit 5)
Week 27-Review, Assess and Reteach
2nd Nine Weeks
4th Nine Weeks
Theme: Then and Now
Big Question: How have new ways of travel changed our lives?
Social Studies TEKS 3.3A, 3.3C
Theme: Making Life Easier
Big Question: How has technology changed our world?
Social Studies TEKS 3.2B; 3.3C
Week 18-Review, Assess and Reteach
Theme: We the People
Big Question: How can we be good citizens?
Social Studies TEKS 3.10AC, 3.11C
Theme: In the Money
Big Question: How do we earn and spend money?
Social Studies TEKS 3.6A
Week 36-Review, Assess and Reteach