Vocabulary

Vocabulary

Create a notebook with your child to record new words. Have them write the new words with their definitions and draw illustrations. This will serve as their personal dictionary. See if you can work the new vocabulary into your daily conversations!
It's important to introduce new, common vocabulary. Give your students opportunities to explore new words by learning more about them and how they are used in context.
Vocabulary Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Vocabulary Graphic Organizer
When your students come across a new or important word, use this worksheet to help them gain a better understanding of the word.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Statue of Liberty Vocabulary
Worksheet
Statue of Liberty Vocabulary
With this worksheet your third graders will enjoy learning important facts about the Statue of Liberty and strengthen their vocabulary.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Practice: Fiction Genre
Worksheet
Vocabulary Practice: Fiction Genre
Use this resource to review important vocabulary terms in the genre of fiction.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Practice: Nonfiction Genre
Worksheet
Vocabulary Practice: Nonfiction Genre
Use this resource to review important vocabulary terms in the genre of nonfiction.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Vocabulary Mystery
Worksheet
The Vocabulary Mystery
Use this resource for your students to practice using context to determine word meanings.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Word Problems

Word Problems

Help your child bring word problems into real-life situations by solving simple math problems that they encounter in everyday life. Grocery shopping, cooking, and telling time are examples of when math skills come to life for students.
Give your students word problems in math that expose them to real-life scenarios. This will take their problem solving abilities to the next level.
Division Word Problems: Divide 'Em Up!
Worksheet
Division Word Problems: Divide 'Em Up!
Kids use details from word problems on this third grade math worksheet to construct and solve division problems in which a multidigit number is evenly divided.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Multiplication Word Problems: Multiply It!
Worksheet
Multiplication Word Problems: Multiply It!
Kids use details from the word problems on this third grade math worksheet to construct and solve multiplication problems.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
At the Store: Multiplication Word Problems
Worksheet
At the Store: Multiplication Word Problems
If your third grader needs multiplication help, try this worksheet that features money word problems.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Multiplication Word Problems: Zoo
Worksheet
Multiplication Word Problems: Zoo
With this zany zoological multiplication worksheet, your kid can find numbers in word problems to solve simple one and two-digit multiplication problems.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Ocean Animals Word Problems
Worksheet
Ocean Animals Word Problems
If your child seems to be drawn to the call of the ocean, these worksheets are the perfect way to practice solving word problems.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Division Word Problems with One-Digit Divisors
Exercise
Division Word Problems with One-Digit Divisors
Students who work through this exercise will be able to complete division word problems that involve one digit divisors.
3rd grade
Math
Exercise

Elements of a Mystery

Elements of a Mystery

October is a perfect month for mysterious and spooky stories. Pick out a mystery book at the library for some fun at-home reading. Have your student read aloud with fluency. Practice by reading aloud together!
Fluency is an important key to reading comprehension. A fluent reader is better able to understand what is read. Give your students fluency practice by timing them for one minute on fluency passages. After repeated readings, see their speed and accuracy increase!
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Worksheet
Reading Fluency: Airplanes
Use this resource for fluency practice.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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
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: 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
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
Determining Meaning Using Context Clues 1
Exercise
Determining Meaning Using Context Clues 1
Students will have better reading comprehension skills after completing this exercise that shows them how to pick out contextual clues.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
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
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 Picture Book Pacing lesson.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Fiction Writing

Fiction Writing

For a fun seasonal challenge, have your child write a scary story for Halloween. Make sure they point out the following elements of a good story: characters, setting, problem, and solution.
A good mystery includes the typical story elements that are in all fiction stories: character, setting, plot, problem, and solution. Suspense and clues are what make mysteries unique. Give your students examples by finding good mystery texts to share, and model writing one as a class. Make sure your mystery has all the elements important to a good read.
Writing Science Fiction
Worksheet
Writing Science Fiction
Would you rather travel through time or travel through space? Explore limitless frontiers while writing science fiction.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Narratives: Plan the Setting
Worksheet
Writing Narratives: Plan the Setting
Your students will have fun developing the setting of a story with this graphic organizer.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Narratives with Spooky Adjectives
Worksheet
Writing Narratives with Spooky Adjectives
Use this fun exercise to help your students add descriptive details into an eerie narrative.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer: Write a Mystery
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer: Write a Mystery
Use this fun resource to get your child creatively writing.
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Zoo Stories: Imagining Animals at Night
Activity
The Zoo Stories: Imagining Animals at Night
Here's a fun writing activity that will turn a Saturday trip to the local zoo into an all-out creativity bonanza.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
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