TCAP Performance Indicators - Grade 3 Math          
Advanced Students at the advanced level demonstrate in-depth understanding of academic knowledge and skills tested on the TCAP by demonstrating the ability to:
spi* 3.1 represent whole numbers up to 10,000 in expanded form (e.g, 1000s + 100s + 10s + 1s);          
spi 3.2 compare unit fractions with denominators up to ten;                
spi 3.3 subtract two- and/or three-digit whole numbers;                
spi 3.4 use the multiplication facts 0, 1, 2, 5, and 10 efficiently and accurately.              
spi 3.5 identify the rules by which objects or numbers have been sorted;              
spi 3.6 connect open sentences to real-world situations.                
spi 3.7 identify the result of a transformation that has been applied to a simple two-dimensional geometric shape (i.e., flips or slides);      
spi 3.8 identify the line of symmetry in a two-dimensional design or shape.              
spi 3.9 find the perimeter of a rectangle on a grid;                  
spi 3.10 solve real-world problems involving elapsed time to the half-hour.              
spi 3.11 determine the most likely, least likely, or equally likely outcomes in simple experiments (i.e., spinner, number or color cube);      
spi 3.12 select all possible outcomes of a simple experiment (i.e., spinner, coin toss, number or color cube).          
Proficient Students at the Proficient level demonstrate competency in the academic knowledge and skills tested on the TCAP by demonstrating the ability to:  
spi 2.1 represent whole numbers to 9999 with models;

spi 2.2 identify the place value of a given digit up to thousands;
spi 2.3 recognize the value of combinations of coins and bills up to $5;

spi 2.4 compare and order whole numbers to 9999 using the appropriate symbol (i.e.,<, >, =);
spi 2.5 add two- and/or three-digit whole numbers;
spi 2.6 connect written and pictorial representations of fractions with denominators up to ten;
spi 2.7 solve real-world problems using addition or subtraction of whole numbers;
spi 2.8 determine the correct change from a transaction that is less than $1.00;
spi 2.9 use estimation to select a reasonable solution in problem solving (addition and subtraction only).

spi 2.10 extend repeating and growing numerical or geometric patterns;
spi 2.11 represent repeating geometric patterns as repeating numerical patterns;

spi 2.12 determine the output for a particular input given the one operation function rule (i.e., addition, subtraction);
spi 2.13 solve open sentences that involve addition and subtraction of whole numbers zero to twenty.
spi 2.14 name three-dimensional geometric figures (i.e., cube, cylinder, sphere, cone);
spi 2.15 recognize geometric figures that are the same size and shape;              
spi 2.16 use appropriate mathematical language to find a point on a grid using whole number coordinates.

spi 2.17 solve real-world problems involving addition and subtraction of one-or two- digit measurements;

spi 2.18 select an appropriate standard unit to measure length;
spi 2.19 use estimation to determine if a length measurement is reasonable;
spi 2.20 read thermometers with Fahrenheit and Celsius scales (positive whole number temperatures);
spi 2.21 read and write time at five-minute intervals.

spi 2.22 interpret bar graphs;
spi 2.23 solve real-world problems in which data is represented in tables;

  determine whether an event is certain, possible, or impossible.
Basic Students at the Basic Level demonstrate some academic knowledge and skills tested on the TCAP by demonstrating the ability to:    
spi 1.1 count by 10s, 100s, and 1000s;                  
spi 1.2 identify whole numbers as odd or even;                  
spi 1.3 add and subtract efficiently and accurately with single-digit whole numbers.              
spi 1.4 sort objects by two attributes.                    
spi 1.5 name two-dimensional geometric figures (i.e., rectangle, square, triangle, circle).            
spi 1.6 read and write time to the nearest hour, half-hour, and quarter-hour;              
spi 1.7 measure length to the nearest centimeter and inch;                
spi 1.8 solve real-world problems using a calendar.                  
spi 1.9 interpret pictographs.                    
      *spi -- state performance indicator                        

State Performance Indicator's have been added in column two-after A's (State Assessed)
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