3rd Grade Web Sites and Activities! 

 

 

What is nonfiction? 

submit your answer here. 

 

 

 

 

 

Chris Van Allsburg!

Do you know this author?  Go here to learn more about the man behind the books!

 

Reading Practice

Nonfiction Reading  
   
   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

Christmas Around the World Research Project

Civil Rights Leaders

Map Games

    Thanksgiving Research  

http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/daily_life/

Using the Dictionary

ABC Order Game Guideword Game
Dinohunters Paint by Idioms

Weather

Check your weather
What is Weather?
Weather Wiz
Twister - Tornado Story
Web Weather for Kids
 Weather Disasters

 

Native American Research

 

Great Basin Indians (Shoshone) Website 1         Website 2   Website 3
Northwest Indians Website 1    Website 2      Website 3
Southwest Indians Website 1      Website 2
Southeast Indians Website 1       Website 2
Woodlands Eastern Indians Website 1       Website 2    Website 3
Plains Indians Website 1      Website 1  
Native Americans  chart to find your tribe  

http://www.mce.k12tn.net/indians/navigation/native_american_chart.htm

Another chart to find your tribe. 

 

 

 

   Human Body

 

skeleton web site - go here and answer the questions about the body

bones game
Learn About Muscles    Identify the muscles
movie about the body

 

Be a Detective --- Solve the Mystery!

http://kids.mysterynet.com/

 

Oregon Trail

Oregon Trail Web site 1 Oregon Trail Web Site 2
Oregon Trail Web Site 3 Oregon Trail Web Site 4
Westward movement questions...  Research  

 

Find the Minerals.

Back

Circus!

Did you ever want to be in a Circus? 

Ringling Brothers Circus

http://www.circusweb.com/circuswebFrames.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Circus http://www.42explore.com/circus.htm
Circus Life Circus Acts
Circus History  Circus Lingo
Famous Circuses  
   
   
   

 

 

Animal Research Sites

http://www.kidport.com/RefLib/Science/Animals/Animals.htm

http://www.perspective.com/nature/animalia/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Animal

http://www.indianchild.com/animal_kingdom.htm

http://www.zephyrus.co.uk/kingdomanimal.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com

http://www.kidsites.com/sites-edu/animals.htm

http://www.cartage.org.lb/en/kids/animalfacts/mainpage.htm

 

 

Dewey Decimal System 

 

                      Bridges

Web sites                                                         

http://cl.k12.md.us/bridges/bridgetp.htm

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/bridge/basics.html

famous bridges

pictures of famous long span bridges

 

 

Buildings

search Yahooligans for a famous building that you know the name of

famous buildings

famous buildings from the past