Texas Education Agency

Foundation Curriculum

110.14. English Language Arts and Reading, Grade 3
111.15. Mathematics, Grade 3
112.14. Science, Grade 3
113.5. Social Studies, Grade 3

Enrichment Curriculum

115.5. Health Education, Grade 3
116.5. Physical Education, Grade 3
117.11. Art, Grade 3
117.12. Music, Grade 3
117.13. Theater, Grade 3
126.3. Technology Applications, Grades 3-5


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The Texas Education Agency’s Division of Curriculum oversees the development and implementation of the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) in public schools. The TEKS set forth what Texas students should know and be able to do at every grade as they move through the public school system. 

Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Grade 3

Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Title 19, Part II

3rd Grade TEKS