Our printable Third Grade worksheets offer practice of the basics on free printable worksheets. See these below:
Our practice Math worksheets show the four operations and offer space to practice equations three times each.
We have colorful fraction worksheets, cursive writing ABC worksheets, and Spelling worksheets, Reading worksheets, printable birthday cards, and coloring pages to print.
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These printable worksheets can be used with any elementary education program or home school curriculum.
If you have a bright third grade student, check our higher levels.
If you're helping a struggling third grade student, check our lower levels; especially our Phonics and Math worksheets.
See our list of 3rd grade worksheets below the different courses and their icon links.
Our printable third grade worksheets for Math are an extra help with the basic Math facts like multiplication, division and fractions which simply need introduction and then plenty of practice.
Introduce the times tables and the concept of putting amounts together by sets to form products then the math symbols.
By second grade most students are familiar with the basic Math facts.
If not, reintroduce.
Many still benefit by using Addition Worksheets and Subtraction Worksheets for practice and review; yet by third grade most students are learning or are interested in or handy with the “easy addition” of multiplication.
These are our favorite Reading resources that incorporate the use of Phonics.
They teach the basics of Phonics that you will see throughout our site:
By the time that students are studying 3rd Grade Spelling words, they frequently have a grasp of the basics in Phonics. If not, be sure to visit our Phonics Worksheets page.
Our list is from an old third grade reader so that this is a useful version to both faster and slower students.
The six page reference list of spelling words is below for easy reference. I like to print this on card stock for my students so that it lasts through the year.
The main download has 106 pages including the six page printable Spelling list for reference and the spelling practice worksheets.
Rather than wait till a higher grade to learn endings, these worksheets show many words with the different endings.
This means that your students have an opportunity to see how the word meanings change with different suffixes and some prefixes.
It also shows some examples of different spelling rules. Explain them as you teach.
Isolated practice spelling lists like our 3rd Grade Spelling words can also be lists of vocabulary words.
You will find that when your students can
reading comprehension will also improve.
How can one comprehend words that have no meaning?
This is why studying vocabulary words is so important. Simply use the same words you're using for spelling class.
Any time that you recognize words that are from your students' spelling lists, be sure to explain them.
Pretty soon they will be looking them up in glossaries or dictionaries, so it's good to form the habit of learning which spelling to use by the meaning of the word.
If you look through your student’s reading activities for important words to understand, you can then offer those words as spelling words and vocabulary words.
You can do this manually on our blank spelling worksheets choosing the line-ruling (large or small) on our printable writing paper and two or three columns.
Also, encourage your student to keep his or her own notebook or binder of misspelled words for Spelling practice, Spelling rules, and definitions.
Even a brief synonym, symbol, or a picture can help students remember a word's spelling and definition.
In this way the same notebook can be used for many years. Just add to it each year.
I find that isolated spelling lists are more useful when a personal list of difficult spelling words is also kept for practice.
This is an excellent short cut for smarter students who have no problem with a weekly list of spelling words.
If your children form the habit of keeping a list of their own misspelled words from
Use the extra spaces in our practice printable third grade worksheets for spelling to help your kids form this habit.
The worksheets can be printed out to fill a binder with divided sections. Keep these and any vocabulary papers in the 3rd grade spelling words section.
You can buy all our K-6 spelling worksheets and lists in one bundle with convenient files.
For a hard copy text book, the easiest English Grammar book to use is the Harvey Grammar.
Use it with our Free Grammar Definitions Ebook and our Diagramming charts to make easy Grammar lessons.
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