Third Grade Resources

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Dig This: Biodegradation
Dig This: Biodegradation
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Dig This: Biodegradation
How do organic materials become soil? This science experiment measures what materials biodegrade.
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Rough Riders
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Rough Riders
The project investigates how friction affects motion by using different surface textures.
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Color Me Hot!
Color Me Hot!
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Color Me Hot!
This project tests the hypothesis that dark colors absorb more heat than light colors.
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Paper Airplanes
Paper Airplanes
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Paper Airplanes
The project determines the forces that cause paper airplanes to fly and determine which type of paper airplane flies the farthest.
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For the Birds
For the Birds
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For the Birds
The project determines which type of birds prefer which type of birdseed.
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One-Man Drinking Glass Band
One-Man Drinking Glass Band
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One-Man Drinking Glass Band
In this project, waves of vibrations are experimented with using water in glasses.
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What Is the Best Way to Wash Your Hands?
What Is the Best Way to Wash Your Hands?
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What Is the Best Way to Wash Your Hands?
This science project teaches young students about germs, bacteria, and the importance of washing their hands. Students will test what is the best way to wash.
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Deer Behavior
Deer Behavior
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Deer Behavior
This science project challenges students to study deer behavior in their natural habitat- the feeding patterns, social behaviors, male to female ratio, etc.
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My Black Shirt Is A Heater!
My Black Shirt Is A Heater!
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My Black Shirt Is A Heater!
This science fair project idea researches how your choice of clothing affect how hot or cool you feel during the day.
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Mapping the Energy Use of My Classroom
Mapping the Energy Use of My Classroom
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Mapping the Energy Use of My Classroom
This science fair project enhances the understanding and awareness of energy use and explores the concept of energy efficient.
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Bust That Rust!
Bust That Rust!
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Bust That Rust!
These science fair experiments demonstrate the chemistry of rust and the oxidation process.
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Color and Heat Absorption
Color and Heat Absorption
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Color and Heat Absorption
The objective of this science fair project is to observe the differences in heat absorption for darker colors vs. lighter colors.
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Make Your Own Crystal Art
Make Your Own Crystal Art
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Make Your Own Crystal Art
This science fair project idea teaches to understand and explore the concepts of crystal formation and dissolving substances.
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Where Did the Ladybug Get Her Spots?
Where Did the Ladybug Get Her Spots?
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Where Did the Ladybug Get Her Spots?
This science project lets students explore the number of spots on a ladybird and how to treat ladybugs with respect.
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How do Plants Absorb Water?
How do Plants Absorb Water?
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How do Plants Absorb Water?
Ever wondered how a plant drinks water? This science project will teach you how and help you create a beautiful floral display!
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Make Your Own Fizzy Lemonade
Make Your Own Fizzy Lemonade
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Make Your Own Fizzy Lemonade
This science fair experiment idea's objective is to understand the general concept of an acid and a base.
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Dirty Air
Dirty Air
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Dirty Air
This science fair project idea's objective is to understand the concept of air pollution and examine the quality of air in our environments.
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How Does Smell Affect Taste?
How Does Smell Affect Taste?
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How Does Smell Affect Taste?
How does smell affect taste? Ready your taste buds--in this project, you'll gather some test subjects and do a taste test to see how much smell affects taste.
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Golf Science Fair Project: Temperature and Rebound
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Golf Science Fair Project: Temperature and Rebound
The goal of this golf science fair science fair project is to determine whether the temperature of a golf ball affects its elasticity and its rebound.
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E-Z Dye Fabrics
E-Z Dye Fabrics
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E-Z Dye Fabrics
This science fair project idea creates cool new colorful fabric pattern designs and experiments with the mixing of colors.
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All About Air Pressure
All About Air Pressure
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All About Air Pressure
The goal of this science fair experiment is to demonstrate the effects of air pressure on objects and analyze applications of air pressure principles.
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Rats!
Rats!
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Rats!
This experiment has students record rat behavior to learn about the benefits of rats and research rat myths throughout history.
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Is it a Fruit or a Veggie?
Is it a Fruit or a Veggie?
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Is it a Fruit or a Veggie?
This science fair project teaches students the differences between fruits and vegetables.
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What is Topography?
What is Topography?
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What is Topography?
What is topography? Kids find out by learning to make and read a topographic map in this awesome science fair project idea.
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Handedness and Footedness Test
Handedness and Footedness Test
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Handedness and Footedness Test
Handedness and footedness refer to whether people prefer to use their left or right hand and foot. In this experiment, test hand and foot dominance.
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Third Grade Resources

Looking for third grade help? These third grade resources offer multiple ways to support learners, from lesson plans to activities to worksheets. We also offer interactive games that work times tables. For those teaching third grade, you may want to check out our collection of exercises. Those working with older learners should browse our fourth grade resources.

Resources to Guide Third-graders to the Next Level

Third grade marks the center of elementary education. New adult teeth have replaced the baby ones that were there just the year before. With bigger teeth come bigger challenges as school starts gets more serious. The resource library is stocked with popular skills-based games, comprehensive workbooks, and easy-to-follow lesson plans that will help third-graders rise to the occasion.

Hundreds of highly-rated worksheets created by expert educators are available for download in the library. The activities run the gamut of the third-grade curriculum with lessons on fractions, multiplication and division, word problems to test comprehension and figurative language practice.

Guided lesson plans with suggested time instructions help parents and teachers effectively execute comprehensive exercises. Subjects range from root word prefixes to the difference between facts and opinions. The alluring activities have practical, real-world purposes that third-graders can take beyond the study desk.

In addition to classic worksheet and lesson plan methods, the Learning Library’s entertaining online games, hands-on activities, and interesting science projects add a layer of engagement to education that helps growing brains absorb and retain new information.