• 3rd Grade

  • 3rd Grade ELA Curriculum & Assessment Guide

    The 3rd Grade English Language Arts Curriculum and Assessment Guide is located below.  This resource is aligned to our reading series, Benchmark Advance.  Each file contains specific information for each grade level.  Please use the Curriculum Guide pages for pacing instruction.  Assessment resources include an Assessment Schedule as well as descriptions of REQUIRED and SUGGESTED assessments.  Please use the ELA Curriculum and Assessment Guide throughout the year as you plan, implement, and assess students' foundational, reading, and writing skills.  



  • Tennessee English Language Arts Standards

    The standards reinforce the three ELA instructional shifts: regular practice with complex text and its academic vocabulary; reading and writing grounded in evidence from literary and informational text; and building knowledge through content-rich literary and informational text.

    Download the ELA standards