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 2 Test

Reading Comprehension, Revising and Writing opinions 


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

Target Skills:

 Unit test instead of Weekly assessments in vocab, reading, grammar and phonics we will not have the above this week  




 Pearson Topic 6 Area connected to  multiplication and addition

lessons 1-4 

 Pearson Text, workbook, and website

Target Skills:


 Topic 6 TBA 



Unit 2 Forces

Lesson 3 What Are Forces That Act From a Distance?




McGraw Hill text,

teacher made picture study guide


 Target Skills:

Vocabulary: force, balanced forces, unbalanced forces

Vocabulary cards,

Unit 2 test TBA 


12/11 Writing

Opinion Paragraph-

should there be a grass surface on the playground?

 Journey's Common Core writing HB,

writer's notebook

 Target Skills:clear opinion, supporting reasons with facts 


  Begin writer's notebook and rough draft  

 Lesson 11 next week

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

 Phonic pattern: 


weekly test on friday 12/