Curriculum Map: Science Third Grade


The curriculum for the science program covers topics that provide hands-on activities supporting the understanding and application of the life and physical sciences. The primary goal of the science program is to help students understand science through the development of the processes of science as a method for promoting problem solving strategies. The units in the first grade science curriculum include:

Force and interaction
Inheritance and Variation of Traits: Life Cycles and Traits
Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems
Environmental Impacts on Organisms
Weather and Climate
Engineering and Design