Third Grade Social Studies

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Transitioning to Intermediate Directions
Transitioning to Intermediate Directions
Lesson Plan
Transitioning to Intermediate Directions
This lesson will introduce students to intermediate map directions northwest, northeast, southwest, and southeast. It also offers practice writing functional texts using transitional words as well as both cardinal and intermediate directions.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Creating a Behavior Contract in Your Classroom
Creating a Behavior Contract in Your Classroom
Lesson Plan
Creating a Behavior Contract in Your Classroom
In this lesson, students collaborate to create a class-wide behavior contract. With your guidance, your class will develop and implement their own set of classroom rules.
3rd grade
Social studies
Lesson Plan
National Symbols: The Statue of Liberty
National Symbols: The Statue of Liberty
Worksheet
National Symbols: The Statue of Liberty
Read the text to this page aloud to your child as she colors, and talk about your family's heritage. Did her ancestors sail past The Statue of Liberty?
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Reading for Information: U.S. Cities II
Reading for Information: U.S. Cities II
Workbook
Reading for Information: U.S. Cities II
In this workbook, kids will practice geography skills, read up on US history, and learn a little city trivia while they're at it. Perfect for backseat entertainment!
3rd grade
Social studies
Workbook
Law of the Land
Law of the Land
Lesson Plan
Law of the Land
In this lesson, your students will use their imaginations to picture why all communities need laws. Help them brainstorm the important role that laws and rules play in a variety of communities through these engaging activities.
3rd grade
Social studies
Lesson Plan
Color the World: Thailand
Color the World: Thailand
Worksheet
Color the World: Thailand
Set sail for Thailand and learn about a traditional dance form called fawn thai.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Color the World! Flamenco
Color the World! Flamenco
Worksheet
Color the World! Flamenco
Travel to Spain and learn all about flamenco, a traditional style of music and dance.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Color the World! Venice
Color the World! Venice
Worksheet
Color the World! Venice
This geography worksheets stops in Venice, Italy. The coloring page lets you color in canals of the famous city.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Florence Nightingale Biography
Florence Nightingale Biography
Worksheet
Florence Nightingale Biography
Florence Nightingale revolutionized nursing. Your little historian can learn about Florence's life in this biography worksheet.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
In this historical heroes worksheet, second and third graders read a short passage about Owens' life and legacy, then answer the comprehension questions to help determine their understanding.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Color the World! The Taj Mahal
Color the World! The Taj Mahal
Worksheet
Color the World! The Taj Mahal
The Taj Mahal, located in Agra, India, is considered to be one of the most beautiful structures in the world.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
One, Two, Three Resources!
One, Two, Three Resources!
Lesson Plan
One, Two, Three Resources!
What do you use to make what you need? Resources! Students will explore the three kinds of resources producers use to create the products the use and sell.
3rd grade
Social studies
Lesson Plan
What is an Election?
What is an Election?
Worksheet
What is an Election?
This civics and government worksheet helps second and third graders learn facts about elections and practice identifying key vocabulary terms.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
National Symbols Crossword Puzzle
National Symbols Crossword Puzzle
Worksheet
National Symbols Crossword Puzzle
Children get to know a few national symbols in this engaging crossword puzzle.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Blank U.S. Map
Blank U.S. Map
Worksheet
Blank U.S. Map
Test your child's knowledge of U.S. geography with this blank U.S. map!
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Mexican Food Word Search
Mexican Food Word Search
Worksheet
Mexican Food Word Search
Does your child love Mexican food? She can build her vocabulary and her appetite as she solves this word search all about Mexican cuisine.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The United States Flag
The United States Flag
Worksheet
The United States Flag
Learn the basic facts about the U.S. flag and see the different places where it's waved.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Color the World! Kennedy Space Center
Color the World! Kennedy Space Center
Worksheet
Color the World! Kennedy Space Center
Does your kid love rocket ships and space? Here's a great way to slip in a geography lesson and reading practice: a coloring page of Kennedy Space Center!
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Yellowstone National Park Facts
Yellowstone National Park Facts
Worksheet
Yellowstone National Park Facts
Read the facts on Yellowstone National Park, the first national park in the U.S., full of awesome animals and gigantic geysers.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Jesse Owens
Jesse Owens
Worksheet
Jesse Owens
This worksheet introduces students to Jesse Owens, whose successes in the 1938 Olympics made history and paved the way for African-Americans in all sports and fields.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Conserving Energy
Conserving Energy
Worksheet
Conserving Energy
Teach your child the importance of conserving energy with this worksheet.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
National Symbols: The Declaration of Independence
National Symbols: The Declaration of Independence
Worksheet
National Symbols: The Declaration of Independence
Help your child learn more about her American heritage with these coloring pages that are chock-full of history featuring the Declaration of Independence.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Learning About W.E.B. Du Bois
Learning About W.E.B. Du Bois
Lesson Plan
Learning About W.E.B. Du Bois
This lesson plan teaches kids about W.E.B. Du Bois through video and a short informational text. Students will compare/contrast their findings and create a poster in small groups showing what they learned.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Historical Heroes: Harriet Tubman
Historical Heroes: Harriet Tubman
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Harriet Tubman
Children follow along the incredible life story of Harriet Tubman, who escaped slavery to rescue hundreds of other enslaved people.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Presidential Quiz
Presidential Quiz
Worksheet
Presidential Quiz
Take a quiz on basic facts about U.S. history and government.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet

Third Grade Social Studies

Learning about third grade social studies is an adventure in geography, the Bill of Rights, as well as local and national history. These third grade social studies resources include worksheets, activities, and lesson plans that can help support learning in these areas. If you are ready to move on, or want to get a sneak peek of what's to come, check out our fourth grade social studies resources.