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Mrs. Cuevas
Third Grade
William H. Ross Elementary School
Margate City, NJ
2017-2018 school year

"Education is not a filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."



Connect to the Curriculum


Date Subject Chapter & Lessons Covered Materials Used            Comprehension skills and Strategies Upcoming Test or Project  



 Unit 5 Lesson 24 


 Journeys text, leveled readers, vocab, writing WB, readers WB, spelling notebook

Target Skills:

Weekly assessments in spelling, vocab, reading, grammar and phonics





 Pearson Topic 13 Fractions Assessment/Begin Topic 14 

 Pearson Text, workbook, and website

Target Skills: Identifying fractions, fractions on a number line, completing the whole of a fraction


 Topic 13 Test 4/31/18 



Unit 4 Life Cycles and Inherited Traits Lesson 3




McGraw Hill text,

teacher made picture study guide


 Target Skills:

Vocabulary: life cycle, metamorphosis, organism,pupa, trait

Vocabulary cards,

Unit 4 test TBA 


4/30/18 Writing

Biography informational Writing- Students will conduct research for their Wax Museum person and record important data 

 Journey's Common Core writing HB,

writer's notebook

 Target Skills:biographical details in sequential order 


  Begin writer's notebook and rough draft  

 Lesson 24 

Journey's weekly list, spelling NB,Tic-Tac-Toe board

 Phonic pattern:  


weekly test on friday 5/4/18