Third Grade History Activities

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Kachina Doll
Kachina Doll
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Kachina Doll
Your child can get a little closer to Native American history and culture by creating her own kachina doll.
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Morse Code Messaging
Morse Code Messaging
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Morse Code Messaging
Teach your child Morse code, and a little bit of history that she'll pick up in a flash!
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Write Your Reflections on Rosa Parks
Write Your Reflections on Rosa Parks
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Write Your Reflections on Rosa Parks
This writing activity will promote dialogue about racial segregation and its impact on African-Americans throughout history with your child.
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Make a Jackie Robinson Baseball Card
Make a Jackie Robinson Baseball Card
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Make a Jackie Robinson Baseball Card
Promote your child's appreciation for Jackie Robinson, an important figure in African-American history, by having your child create a baseball card!
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Watering Can Craft
Watering Can Craft
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Watering Can Craft
This year on Mother's Day, try this gift project that brings together an appreciation for gardening with a hands-on lesson in art history.
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Daily Timeline
Daily Timeline
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Daily Timeline
Most timeline activities are all about history. Make timelines more relevant and personal for your child by focusing on the hours and minutes of his day.
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Make Your Own Kente Cloth
Make Your Own Kente Cloth
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Make Your Own Kente Cloth
Celebrate Black History Month by having your child make her own version of a kente cloth after learning what the different colors on a kente cloth symbolize.
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Make an Oil Lantern
Make an Oil Lantern
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Make an Oil Lantern
Celebrate Hanukkah the old-fashioned way with an oil lantern. This craft is a perfect opportunity to teach your child the history of this special holiday.
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Mood Collage
Mood Collage
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Mood Collage
Channel the artistic spirit of Romare Bearden by making a mixed media collage to express different moods.
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Presidents Day Game
Presidents Day Game
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Presidents Day Game
What better way to remember the achievements of past U.S. Presidents than with a game of memory!
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Misty Copeland Portraits
Misty Copeland Portraits
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Misty Copeland Portraits
Learn all about Misty Copeland, a famous African American ballerina with this hands-on, colorful art project!
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Fauvist Painting
Fauvist Painting
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Fauvist Painting
Your child can be a Fauvist painter using bright colors and his imagination to create wild artwork!
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Make a Timeline of an Influential Person
Make a Timeline of an Influential Person
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Make a Timeline of an Influential Person
Children research and make a timeline of an inspiring woman in this biography activity.
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Egyptian Sarcophagus
Egyptian Sarcophagus
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Egyptian Sarcophagus
Make ancient Egypt come alive by showing kids how to make their own mini sarcophagus out of a shoe box.
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A Treasure Hunt for Gelt
A Treasure Hunt for Gelt
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A Treasure Hunt for Gelt
Make a treasure hunt for the kids complete with clues and theyâll be thrilled to find the gelt at the end of their search.
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DIY Pinwheels
DIY Pinwheels
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DIY Pinwheels
The pinwheel is a simple toy that has been around for years and uses the wonders of the wind to spin it and delight kids of all ages!
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"Stained Glass" Flower
"Stained Glass" Flower
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"Stained Glass" Flower
Create your very own "stained glass" flower, the perfect gift for mom this Mother's Day!
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Andrew Goldsworthy Art
Andrew Goldsworthy Art
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Andrew Goldsworthy Art
Your child can use leaves and grass to create his own outdoor art in celebration of Earth Day...all he needs are is the great outdoors and some creativity!
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Corn Pastel Picture
Corn Pastel Picture
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Corn Pastel Picture
Celebrate autumn by making a beautiful pastel art piece with corn as its theme.
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Make Your Own Flag!
Make Your Own Flag!
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Make Your Own Flag!
Here's a fun activity that will allow your child to express himself by making a flag of his own design, then writing an accompanying story.
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Make an Aztec Sundial
Make an Aztec Sundial
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Make an Aztec Sundial
Follow these easy instructions to make a working sundial with your kid! Find out what other cool things the Aztecs created in this activity.
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Keith Haring Art
Keith Haring Art
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Keith Haring Art
Help your kid create a patriotic 4th of July table mat with a design inspired by modern artist Keith Haring.
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Make Your Own Soap
Make Your Own Soap
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Make Your Own Soap
Encourage your child to think outside the bathtub by making her very own handmade soaps! Perfect as a present, a decoration, or just to pamper herself.
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Pennsylvania Dutch Hex Signs
Pennsylvania Dutch Hex Signs
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Pennsylvania Dutch Hex Signs
Learn more about the fascinating folk art of Pennsylvania Dutch hex signs with this easy craft.
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Paper Boat Craft for Kids
Paper Boat Craft for Kids
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Paper Boat Craft for Kids
Build a paper boat that's modeled on the ones used to cross the Nile River in ancient Egypt!
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Third Grade History Activities

Help kids learn about historical traditions and practice creating some of their own with our third grade history activities.