Third Grade Level Links


Language Arts
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Animal Inquiry
The Animal Inquiry interactive is a versatile tool that can enhance student inquiry in research at the elementary level. The graphic organizer invites students to explore four facets of animal basic facts, animal babies, interaction with others, and habitats.
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Garfield Wrestling Inferences
Sequencing & Inferencing
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Idioms
List of idioms and their meanings.
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Puzzlemaker
Students can make word finds, crossword puzzles and other puzzle activities
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Rhymezone
This site can be used to find synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and definitions of words.
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Shape Poems
By creating a shape poem, children will learn the basic steps involved in writing a poem.
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Literature
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Fairytales
Fairytales are read aloud.
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Fractured Fairytales
This interactive tool gives students a choice of three fair tales to read. They are then guided to choose a variety of changes, which they use to compose a fractured fairy tale to print off and illustrate.
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Hershey Chocolate Kidstown
This site can be used as a follow up to reading a biography about Milton Hershey.
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Mystery Cube
This activity asks children to separate a mystery into its distinct elements, like ingredients in a recipe. By listing the elements - one on each side of a cube - students will begin to see how a writer constructs a mystery.
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Mystery Net
Children solve a short mystery after reading text.
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Roald Dahl
Information about the author and his books.
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Math
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Xtramath
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Area and Perimeter Funbrain
Use multiplication and addition to find the area and perimeter of different shapes.
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Area Perimeter Explorer
Count the boxes or lines to find the area or perimeter.
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Elapsed Time-Harcourt Math
Tell how many hours and minutes pass during an activity.
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Geometry
Manipulate solids to see the faces, edges and corners.
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Greater-Less Than
Comparing numbers using the symbols <, >, =
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Internet for Classrooms
Activities by indicator
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Line Plots
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Making Change
Get as much money in your piggy bank as possible by figuring out the correct change.
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Measurement Conversion - Linear
Find equivalent lengths using inches, feet, yars and miles.
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Measurement Length
Measure in inches or centimeters
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Multiplication
Strategies, teacher helpers and games to teach multiplication facts. There are rhymes for each fact family.
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Rounding to 10
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Rounding to 100
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Time to Minute
Interactive game telling time to the minute, advanced level.
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Bar Models: Addition & Subtraction
Teacher Resources
Interactive Math - NLVM
Virtual Manipulatives
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Reading
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Book Cover Creator
Create book covers for reports.
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Comic Creations
Make comic strips to retell a story.
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Compare and Contrast Map
This interactive graphic organizer helps students develop an outline for one of three types of comparison essays: whole-to-whole, similarities-to-differences, or point-to-point.
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Flipbooks
Make flip books to go with stories you're reading in class.
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Letter Generator
Children begin by viewing a sample letter and learning the five key parts: the heading, salutation, body, closing, and signature. After choosing to write a friendly or business letter, children are prompted for the necessary information and offered suggestions.
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Staple-less Book
It's an online template to make a 6 page book by folding and cutting.
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Story Map
The organizers are intended to focus on the key elements of character, setting, conflict, and resolution development.
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Venn Diagram 2 circles
Create online Venn Diagram
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Science
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3 Rs of the Environment
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
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Brainpop Simple Machines
Explore each simple machine
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Earth Day History
Brief account of Earth Day history, written for children
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Earth Day - What you can do
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Exploring Earth: Rock Cycle
Images of rock types, interactive rock cycle animation and diagram
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Magnets and Springs
Change the force and size of magnets to test if they repel or attract to different objects.
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Recycle City
Learn about the 3 Rs on this interactive site.
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Endangered Animals
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Social Studies
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Fairfield City Website
Official city website
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Habitat for Humanity
Provides information about this organization.
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Inventions, Enchanted Learning
This is a list and description of inventions.
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