3rd Grade Reading Fluency Resources

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Let's Read It With Expression!
Let's Read It With Expression!
Lesson Plan
Let's Read It With Expression!
Teach your students about text clues that will help them read with expression. This lesson can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for the *Reader's Theater: Read the Script* lesson.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Reading Fluency: Apple Picking
Reading Fluency: Apple Picking
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Apple Picking
Help your students practice reading fluently with this passage with exactly 100 words.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Superhero Research Project
Superhero Research Project
Activity
Superhero Research Project
In this activity, your students will research a favorite superhero and discuss which of their powers are real and not real. Your students will be able to complete a simple research chart and graphic organizer.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
Reading Fluently
Reading Fluently
Lesson Plan
Reading Fluently
Use this lesson to help your ELs gain confidence as they read aloud texts. They will practice decoding strategies that will help improve fluency. It can be a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson for the <a href="https://www.education.com/lesson-plan/picture-book-pacing/" target="_blank">Picture Book Pacing</a> lesson.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Use this Reader’s Theater script to engage your students as they practice reading with expression and accuracy. Your students will work on their fluency and then complete comprehension activities.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Resolve to Read
Resolve to Read
Worksheet
Resolve to Read
This worksheet, inspired by New Year’s resolutions, can be used any 30 days of the year! Use the worksheet, Resolve to Read, to reignite a love of reading in your learner.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Weekly Reading Log
Weekly Reading Log
Worksheet
Weekly Reading Log
Reading has so many benefits for kids, such as improving vocabulary and language skills and helping to develop imagination and concentration. Reading logs are a great way for you and your students to keep track of their reading throughout the week!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
In this Reader's Theater worksheet, students read a script, then answer the reading comprehension questions that follow.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Use this resource for fluency practice.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Football
Reading Fluency: Football
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Football
This excerpt has exactly 100 words and is great reading practice for your little quaterbacks!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Picture Book Pacing
Picture Book Pacing
Lesson Plan
Picture Book Pacing
The ability to read aloud well and with confidence is an important part of student development. In this lesson, students will use picture books and record videos of themselves reading aloud.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Reader’s Theater: The Snowman’s Day to Play
Reader’s Theater: The Snowman’s Day to Play
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: The Snowman’s Day to Play
Use this winter-themed Reader’s Theater script to engage your readers as they practice reading fluently. Then challenge them with reading comprehension questions about the characters and events.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Christopher Columbus
Reading Fluency: Christopher Columbus
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Christopher Columbus
Your third graders will learn about Christopher Columbus and his famous voyages with this reading worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Autumn
Reading Fluency: Autumn
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Autumn
Have your third grader practice their reading fluency with this passage about Autumn.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Sun and the Moon
The Sun and the Moon
Worksheet
The Sun and the Moon
How do the Sun and the Moon interact with the Earth, and how do all three depend on one another? Find out in this science worksheet.
3rd grade
Science
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: Spring Break
Reader’s Theater: Spring Break
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: Spring Break
Use this Reader’s Theater Script to engage your students as they practice reading fluently.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fluency Rubric
Fluency Rubric
Worksheet
Fluency Rubric
This rubric can be used with any lesson where students are learning or practicing fluency.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: My Special Valentine
Reader’s Theater: My Special Valentine
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: My Special Valentine
Use this Valentine's Day reader's theater script to engage students as they practice reading fluently.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Using Text Features for Comprehension
Vocabulary Cards: Using Text Features for Comprehension
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Using Text Features for Comprehension
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Using Text Features for Comprehension.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Reading Fluently
Glossary: Reading Fluently
Worksheet
Glossary: Reading Fluently
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Reading Fluently.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Let's Read It With Expression!
Vocabulary Cards: Let's Read It With Expression!
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Let's Read It With Expression!
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Let's Read It With Expression!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Let's Read It With Expression!
Glossary: Let's Read It With Expression!
Worksheet
Glossary: Let's Read It With Expression!
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Let's Read It With Expression!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

3rd Grade Reading Fluency Resources

Children start to take off in their reading practice in third grade. The goal is to be able to smoothly read and comprehend grade-level texts, including nonfiction and creative works like poetry and prose. Students start to catch themselves when they make reading mistakes and can correct errors on their own. These third grade reading fluency resources provide assessments, reading practice, and everything in between to train students to read with ease.

Third Grade Reading Resources That Focus on Fluency

Reading fluency refers to accuracy, speed, and comprehension. Students' reading abilities start to take off in third grade, making this level a suitable time to refine their reading skills. Third graders are expected to orally read grade-level prose and poetry with precision, proper pace, and rhythm. They also begin to recognize and self-correct challenging words. Teachers can choose from a mix of selectively curated printable worksheets and thorough lesson plans that help aid this reading fluency.

Let's Read It With Expression! encourages students to add flavor to their out-loud reading performances with help from expressive punctuation such as question marks and exclamation points. Reading Fluently is a lesson plan that teaches kids the importance of new vocabulary words and explains how to decode and sound out new words they may stumble across. Printable worksheets like Weekly Reading Log keep third graders reading at the right pace. There are many reading fluency printouts with different themes like autumn, football, and spring break that measure volubility. Kids will become elegant speakers and fast readers with these third grade reading fluency resource.