Third Grade Resources

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Map Your Route
Map Your Route
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Map Your Route
Does your child know how to read a map? Teach this important skill with an activity that makes map reading and map creating practical and fun!
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Printmaking Art
Printmaking Art
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Printmaking Art
With this fun and easy method of printing your child will draw patterns, trace them with yarn, paint and press their very own masterpieces.
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Homemade Sidewalk Chalk
Homemade Sidewalk Chalk
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Homemade Sidewalk Chalk
What could be more fun than doing sidewalk art? How about making your own colored sidewalk chalk!
3rd grade
Social studies
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Petanque
Petanque
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Petanque
Petanque, a traditional French lawn game, is a wonderful activity to entertain groups of kids and help them learn a little bit about other cultures.
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Back to School Party
Back to School Party
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Back to School Party
It's that time of the year again! Celebrate the start of a new school year with a back to class bash, complete with arts and crafts, food and games.
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P.E. Party
P.E. Party
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P.E. Party
Throw a P.E. party in your own backyard that will make fitness fun!
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Different Types of Rocks
Different Types of Rocks
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Different Types of Rocks
The rock cycle will come alive for your child when he uses broken crayons to create the three basic rock types.
3rd grade
Science
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Star Collage
Star Collage
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Star Collage
Learners can hone their cutting skills while making this patriotically festive star collage!
3rd grade
Social studies
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Superhero Strength
Superhero Strength
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Superhero Strength
This trick uses vertical and horizontal forces to help your child to push apart your hands apart, no matter how hard you try to keep them together!
3rd grade
Science
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DIY Zen Garden
DIY Zen Garden
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DIY Zen Garden
Being a kid is hard work. Soothe stresses and calm fears with this DIY Zen garden -- all you need is sand, stones and a shoebox.
3rd grade
Social studies
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Spinning Color Wheel
Spinning Color Wheel
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Spinning Color Wheel
Help your curious third grader construct a dazzling spinning wheel that will teach him about the science behind colors while providing some silly entertainment!
3rd grade
Science
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Clay Landscape
Clay Landscape
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Clay Landscape
This clay "painting" activity encourages and supports creative development and critical thinking skills.
3rd grade
Science
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Airplane Party Favors
Airplane Party Favors
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Airplane Party Favors
Create clever airplane favors for your child's next birthday party in this fun third grade arts and crafts activity.
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Indoor Gardening with Kitchen Waste
Indoor Gardening with Kitchen Waste
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Indoor Gardening with Kitchen Waste
Grow a garden with an environmentally-friendly twist by using plant scraps that usually get thrown away.
3rd grade
Science
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Exercise...with Dice!
Exercise...with Dice!
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Exercise...with Dice!
Run, jump, and skip your way to physical fitness as your exercise with dice! It's a perfect party or family game.
3rd grade
Math
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The Place Value Game
The Place Value Game
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The Place Value Game
Use a deck of playing cards to practice place value and other math concepts with your upper elementary child!
3rd grade
Math
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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.