3rd Grade

Once in third grade, students learn how to express their ideas clearly while improving their mastery of math to include multiplication and division, students:

  • solve problems with multiplication and division of numbers up to 100
  • learn about world communities and cultures for the first time
  • gain a better understanding of sound and heat
  • study how animals and plants live and adapt to their surrounding environments
  • are expected to take NY State Math/ELA exams (Grades 3–8) for the first time