Category Archives: Third Grade

Veterans Day KWL for November or Patriotic Unit Study

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Explore Veterans Day with your students! Use a KWL chart to assess your students’ prior knowledge. Discover what they already know, what they are curious about, and what they need to learn. Then use that information to effectively plan your lesson or unit! This file includes both vertical and horizontal versions of the Veterans Day (Continue reading…)

Rocks and Minerals Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Boards, Games, Circle Time

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Rocks and Minerals Fun Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, and colorful way to expand your study of these two interesting countries! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 24 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are addicted to reading these facts cards every morning. (Continue reading…)

Australia and New Zealand Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Boards, Games, Circle Time

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Australia and New Zealand Fun Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, and colorful way to expand your study of these two interesting countries! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 30 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are addicted to reading these facts cards every (Continue reading…)

Canada Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Boards, Games, Circle Time

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Canada Fun Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, and colorful way to expand your study of Canada! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 30 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are addicted to reading these facts cards every morning. If I forget to read (Continue reading…)

FREE Fun Fact Card Pack – 20 Sample Cards for Unit Extension, Bulletin Boards, Games and Circle Time

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Fun Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way to expand your unit! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. Enjoy this FREE sampler set that features one card from each of my current 20 different Fun Fact Card sets. One teacher (Continue reading…)

Memorial Day KWL – Graphic Organizers for Patriotic Unit Study

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Explore Memorial Day with your students! Use this KWL chart to assess your students’ prior knowledge. Discover what they already know, what they are curious about, and what they need to learn. Then you will be ready to plan an effective Memorial Day lesson or unit. This file includes both vertical and horizontal versions of (Continue reading…)

Reptiles and Amphibians Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Board, Games

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Reptiles and Amphibians Fun Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way to expand your unit! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 30 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are addicted to reading these facts cards every morning. If I forget to (Continue reading…)

60 End-of-Year Achievement Award Certificates – Editable – Color and Black/White

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Your students have worked so hard this year! Remind them of their successes and achievements with these fun end-of-year awards. These packs include 60 different themed certificates. The certificates are editable in the student name, teacher name and date fields and include directions for using Adobe Reader or Apple Preview (or any other PDF reader (Continue reading…)

Simple Learning Ideas for April Holidays, Units and Famous Birthdays

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April is full of fun learning opportunities such as National Poetry Month, Arbor Day, and John James Audubon’s birthday. Here are some simple and creative ideas to use this month! National Poetry Month National Poetry Month is a great time to introduce children to the world of poetry. By starting with engaging poems, there is (Continue reading…)

Arbor Day KWL – Graphic Organizers for Arbor Day Unit

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It’s time to celebrate Arbor Day! Get your celebration off to a great start with this ready to go KWL! A KWL is a quick and easy way to help your students focus on the topic at hand and makes it easy for you to assess your students’ prior knowledge and determine what they have (Continue reading…)

Trees KWL – Two Graphic Organizers for Tree Unit Study

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Get your tree unit off to a great start with this ready to go KWL! A KWL is a quick and easy way to help your students focus on the topic at hand and makes it easy for you to assess your students’ prior knowledge and determine what they have learned. These easy-to-use graphic organizers (Continue reading…)

Flowers and Plants Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Board, Games, Circle Time

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Flowers and Plants Fun Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way to expand your unit! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 30 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are addicted to reading these facts cards every morning. If I forget to (Continue reading…)

Butterfly Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Board, Games

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Butterfly Fun Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way to expand your unit! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 30 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are addicted to reading these facts cards every morning. If I forget to read one, (Continue reading…)

Arctic and Antarctic Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Boards, Games, Circle Time

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Arctic and Antarctic Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way to expand your unit! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 28 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are addicted to reading these facts cards every morning. If I forget to read (Continue reading…)

Chinese New Year Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Board, Games, Circle Time

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Chinese New Year Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way to expand your unit! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 18 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. There are ten cards with general facts and eight cards that highlight the years 2013-2020. One teacher shared: “My (Continue reading…)

Black History Month Fun Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Board, Games, Circle Time

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If you are looking for a fun and simple way to learn during Black History Month, check out my Black History Month Fact Cards. I learned so much while researching these and I know you and your children/students will enjoy them too! Black History Month Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way (Continue reading…)

Martin Luther King, Jr. Fact Cards – Unit Extension Activity, Bulletin Boards, Games, Circle Time

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Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. with your students! These Martin Luther King, Jr. Fact Cards are a quick, flexible, colorful and fun way to expand your unit! Start building interest in your topic each morning with these 15 fascinating fact cards that go beyond the basics. One teacher shared: “My kids are (Continue reading…)

Pilgrims, First Thanksgiving, and Thanksgiving KWL Graphic Organizers

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Here are three different Thanksgiving-themed KWL graphic organizers that will work great for your Thanksgiving study!  You can choose from Pilgrims, First Thanksgiving or Thanksgiving depending on the focus of your study unit. Each one contains two KWLs – one horizontal and one vertical. Just print and go! This is a great way to assess (Continue reading…)

FREE Pilgrims Sentence Scramble Activity – Differentiated for multiple grades

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This FREE Pilgrim Sentence Scramble activity is a fun way to reinforce sentence concepts and comprehension. There are TWO sets of cards so teachers and homeschoolers can use the set most appropriate for their students. Set one: Sentence cards have correct capitals and punctuation. Students only need to put words in order and copy onto (Continue reading…)

Scarecrow Writing Prompts Task Cards – 20 Writing Center Activity Cards

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Scarecrows are fun and so are these writing prompts! A collection of 20 different cards, each with a creative writing prompt for your students to choose from. There are four cards per page. Just print, laminate, and you are ready to go!