• End of Grade testing is in both Reading and Math, based on 3rd grade curriculum. This is the content breakdown for each subject area.
    Reading Comprehension

    Goal  (Curriculum Standard) 

    Description of Goal

    Percentage of Questions on Test


    The learner will apply enabling strategies and skills to read and write.

    5-10 percent


    The learner will apply strategies and skills to comprehend text that is read, heard, and viewed.

    62-68 percent


    The learner will make connections through the use of oral language, written language, and media and technology.

    23-27 percent


    Goal (Curriculum Standard)

    Description of Goal

    Percentage of Questions on Test

    1: Number and OperationsThe learner will model, identify, and compute with whole numbers through 9, 999.

    35-40 percent

    2: MeasurementThe learner will recognize and use standard units of metric and customary measurement.

    10-12 percent

    3: GeometryThe learner will recognize and use basic geometric properties of two and three dimensional figures.

    12-15 percent

    4: Data Analysis and Probability

    The learner will understand and use data and simple probability concepts.

    12-15 percent

    5: Algebra

    The learner will recognize, determine, and represent patterns and simple mathematical relationships.

    20-25 percent

    Additional information, more specific information about 3rd grade curriculum, and testing information can be found on the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction website:  http://www.ncpublicschools.org/curriculum/.