First Day Freebies Do you struggle to figure out how to occupy students on that very first day as they trickle in loaded down with book bags full of supplies? You know the scene, students come in a few at a time, full of nerves and questions about where things go and what to do. You spend those first minutes running around repeating directions, collecting materials and calming kids.
Below you will find a variety of lesson plans to help guide your instruction.
In order to help you integrate these lessons into your existing curriculum, many of the lessons are aligned to the Common Core State Standards. These lessons are the work of the talented teachers from our Teacher.
With that said, the third grade lessons plans will continuously grow as more teachers submit their work. Contact us if you would like to submit lessons.
You have the power to inspire our future! Students will look for fallen plants outside or in the garden and they will use them in the classroom to make art. Bugs and Design Length of Time: About 45 Minites This lesson is designed to help students use their skills to analyze art elements and various principles of design.
Camouflage and Environment Length of Time: Students will delve into customs of Chinese New Year by exploring traditional artifacts and dance. Students will read about how Christmas is celebrated in different parts of the world and draw a scene depicting that location.
Students will listen to and learn Christmas songs from around the world and analyze. Mini Diorama Length of Time: Several Class Periods This visual arts lesson will allow students to share some personal interests in the form of a diorama.
This lesson is aligned with 2nd grade standards and expectations. Collaborative Questioning Length of Time: About 60 - 90 Minutes Students will read a teacher selected, standards-based science or history text.
Discovering Adjectives Length of Time: About 40 - 60 Minutes Students will work in groups to describe various objects based on taste, smell, look, touch, and emotional feeling. Hiding Homophones Length of Time: Students will create a visual reminder of some of the more common homophones. Main Idea and Details Length of Time: About 45 Minutes This lesson is designed to teach students to use information gained from the illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.
Reading with Expression Length of Time: Varied Depending on Usage This lesson will be used to help students understand how to read with expression by choosing an expression to read with regardless of what is written.
Short Stories Length of Time: About 45 Minutes This lesson is designed to help students ask questions and support answers by connecting prior knowledge with literal information found in, and inferred from, the text.Here are over different FREE 4th Grade Worksheets, games, lessons, and educational activities to teach third graders spelling, parts of speech, science, history, 4th grade math, music, art, and more for parents and homeschool families.
The Earth Day Groceries Project is a free environmental-awareness project in which students decorate paper grocery bags with messages for Earth Day.
One of the oldest and largest educational projects on the Internet, it is managed by Mark Ahlness, a third-grade teacher at Arbor Heights Elementary School in Seattle, Washington.
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Help students reflect on the experiences of three refugees through writing activities and discussion questions. Earth Day Theme Unit Celebrate Earth Day with a series of activities for your young learners that will inspire and instruct. This 40 page packet provides flexibility to fit your schedule as you may choose to space out the activities over a five-day unit, or complete them in a single-day celebration. This unit includes over thirty five writing prompts to celebrate the eco-friendly holiday, Earth Day! Included are: 35 Earth Day-themed writing prompts on cards for your Writing Center - 35 Earth Day-themed writing prompts on a cut-out template to be glued into a student's Writer's Notebook (each page has one prompt ten times to make it easy to organize and save on copies!) - 35 Earth Day 4/5(12).
3rd grade activities can be educational, fun and interesting! Engage your kids in different kinds of activities and watch them learn new things.
Third grade has never been this much fun! Earth Day Theme Unit Celebrate Earth Day with a series of activities for your young learners that will inspire and instruct.
This 40 page packet provides flexibility to fit your schedule as you may choose to space out the activities over a five-day unit, or complete them in a single-day celebration.