3rd Grade Writing Prompts & Composition Worksheets

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Personal Narrative Organizer: Surprise!
Personal Narrative Organizer: Surprise!
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Personal Narrative Organizer: Surprise!
Surprise! Young writers are prompted to write a personal narrative about a time they were surprised. Students will practice sequencing and prewriting skills as they use this fun watermelon-shaped graphic organizer to plan out their personal narrative.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Story Map a Personal Narrative
Story Map a Personal Narrative
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Story Map a Personal Narrative
Children draw on their own experiences to craft a personal narrative in this essay-writing worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Organize your Informational Essay: Travel
Organize your Informational Essay: Travel
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Organize your Informational Essay: Travel
This activity will help your third graders organize the facts and details for an informational writing piece.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Strong and Supportive Details in Opinion Texts: Pets
Strong and Supportive Details in Opinion Texts: Pets
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Strong and Supportive Details in Opinion Texts: Pets
Children practice identifying and writing opinions with supporting details in this appealing worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Important Supporting Details: Helen Keller
Important Supporting Details: Helen Keller
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Important Supporting Details: Helen Keller
Use this resource with your students to practice picking out the most important details to support a main idea as they read about a famous historical figure.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Ladder Graphic Organizer
Ladder Graphic Organizer
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Ladder Graphic Organizer
Learn about story progression and story organization with this ladder graphic organizer.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Plot Diagram Graphic Organizer
Plot Diagram Graphic Organizer
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Plot Diagram Graphic Organizer
Beginning readers can practice their comprehension skills by using this graphic organizer to diagram the plot of a story or book.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Color Code the Paragraph
Color Code the Paragraph
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Color Code the Paragraph
In this exercise your students will color code the key components of an example informative paragraph.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Audience Analysis
Audience Analysis
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Audience Analysis
This worksheet offers students extra practice in recognizing corresponding texts and audiences.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Writing Check-In
Opinion Writing Check-In
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Opinion Writing Check-In
Use this mid-year assessment to get a glimpse into your young writers and their skills when it comes to responding to opinion writing prompts.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Writing Learning Check
Opinion Writing Learning Check
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Opinion Writing Learning Check
Use this resource to assess your students’ opinion writing skills. They will respond to a prompt by formulating an opinion and supporting it with reasons and evidence from two nonfiction texts.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Shark Sentence Chunk
Shark Sentence Chunk
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Shark Sentence Chunk
Your students will break down a complicated sentence and practice rewording new vocabulary in this worksheet.
3rd grade
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Make It Realistic!
Make It Realistic!
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Make It Realistic!
With this writing worksheet, challenge students to turn imaginary details into realistic details that could fit into a story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Outlines 3
Informational Outlines 3
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Informational Outlines 3
Use this exercise with your students to pick out facts that would support a paragraph about spring cleaning
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Narrative Writing Learning Check
Narrative Writing Learning Check
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Narrative Writing Learning Check
Use this resource to assess your students’ writing skills as they respond to a narrative prompt.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Writing: Strong Support
Informational Writing: Strong Support
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Informational Writing: Strong Support
Use this exercise with your students to pick out facts that would support a paragraph about a specific topic.
3rd grade
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How to Write a Review
How to Write a Review
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How to Write a Review
Help your student warm up to opinion writing by asking him to write a review.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Naming Narratives and Nonfiction
Naming Narratives and Nonfiction
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Naming Narratives and Nonfiction
Help students practice generating titles for book names in this creative exercise.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Writing Check-In
Informational Writing Check-In
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Informational Writing Check-In
Use this mid-year assessment to catch a glimpse of your young writers’ style and voice, while simultaneously assessing their skills within the informational writing genre.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Indentations
Informational Indentations
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Informational Indentations
Give your students practice organizing informational texts into corresponding paragraphs using indentations!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Turning Titles Around
Turning Titles Around
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Turning Titles Around
Give your students the opportunity to turn boring titles into interesting titles!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Snowflake Writing
Snowflake Writing
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Snowflake Writing
Imagine you spent a day in the life of a snowflake. What winter wonders would you see? Have some fun with this creative writing prompt.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Thanksgiving Writing Activity #3
Thanksgiving Writing Activity #3
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Thanksgiving Writing Activity #3
In this creative writing prompt, children recall a past Thanksgiving and describe what made it so memorable.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing for an Audience
Writing for an Audience
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Writing for an Audience
Get to know your readers with this practice prompt, to help kids learn the importance of writing for an audience.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Write with a Purpose!
Write with a Purpose!
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Write with a Purpose!
Give your students practice planning purposeful writing!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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3rd Grade Writing Prompts & Composition Worksheets

Learning to write is a good skill for children to acquire young. Our third grade writing prompts worksheets focus on kids ages 8 and 9. With writing prompts, fun activities, letter writing assignments, graphic organizers, and more, your young learner will be more than prepared for the next essay question they encounter. Our third grade writing prompts worksheets are inspired by educators who understand current curriculum requirements.