Third Grade

Students engage in three dimensional learning in science. The three dimensions are: Science and Engineering Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Disciplinary Core Ideas. Elements of the three dimensions are embedded in each science unit.

Third Grade Units of Study

Science and Technology: Thinking Like Scientists and Engineers
Earth and Space Science: Weather and Climate
Physical Science: Forces and Interactions
Life Science: Organisms, Their Environments, and Evidence of Life Long Ago