Third Grade Activities          Freedom Elementary's Computer Lab. Dr. Walton, teacher. Links are subject to change weekly.

Math
Numbers and Operations
Counting
Recognizing Numbers 1-10,000   Click Start the quiz.  Click on the answer, then next question.
Greater Than or Less Than
More or Less 1-10,000  Click start the quiz. Click on the answer, then next question.
Place Value -
Place the Penguins      Choose Level 1 Units and 10s.  Then Level 2 Units, 10s and 100s.
Addition Basic Facts - Know 100 addition facts with sums to 18.
Find a Friend    Click on tiles next to each other that add up to the target number.  Click Yes. Do Levels 1-4.
Math Magician    Choose a fact to work on.  Do 20 questions in a minute.
SpaceyMath    Choose Addition.  Get to level 18 by Sept. 30.
Math Magician - Add    Choose a fact to work on.  Do 20 questions in a minute

Alien Addition  Use mouse to click on or under answer. 9 stages with sums to 25.  Gets very fast. (Don't click on END)
Jetski Addition  Play. Type screen name.  Join a race (Click name, then Join) or host a one. Password. All add facts.

Arithmetic    Put a check after Addition  Do Levels 2 - 10.  Do 10 problems in 60 seconds or less.
Who Wants to be a Mathionaire?   Most questions are beyond basic addition. Win a million.
Subtraction Basic Facts - Know 100 subtraction facts with minuends to 18.

Mystery Picture 1   Click on the UFO.  Match it with the correct answer square. Example: 9-7.
Mystery Picture 2   Click on the UFO.  Match it with the correct answer square. Example: 14-7.
Animated Mystery Picture  Click on the UFO.  Match it with the correct answer square. Subtraction Facts to 20. Example 14-7.
Math Magician - Subtract    Choose a fact to work on.  Do 20 questions in a minute.
Arithmetic     Put a check after Subtraction  Do Levels 1 - 10.  Do 10 problems in 60 seconds or less.
That's A Fact  Click Go. Choose Subtraction. Choose Diff. to 10 or Diff. to 12, or Diff. to 20. Do 30 math facts in 3 min.
SpaceyMath    Choose Subtraction.  Get to level 14 by Sept. 30.  Get to level 20 by Jan 1.
Test the Toad        Use a numberline to add and subtract to 15.
Little Animals Activity Center    Do add, subtract, or both.  (Uses pictures)
Cross the Swamp        Choose Addition and subtracton.  Choose Number Level 0-20.
Multiplication - Know multiplication facts 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 10 by May 1.
Interactive 100 Square Click Start with 1. Type number in top box. Click red. See the multiples of that number. Click Start with 1 to do it again.
The Counting Game     Count by 2's, 3's, 4's, 5's, etc.
Color It                       Count by 2's, 3's, 4's, or 5's. to make a picture.
Math Magician    Choose a fact to work on.  Do 20 questions in a minute.
SpaceyMath    Choose Multiplication.  Get to level 18 by May 1.
ArithmeticPut a check after Multiplication  Do Levels 1 - 10.  Do 10 problems in
60 seconds or less.
Multiflyer        Practice times tables.
Division

Beyond Basic Facts
Addition Blast Off  Click Play. Click on the numbers until they add up to the target number.
MathMaze              Choose Hard Level.  Click on the dice.  Answer the question. (Like Chutes and Ladders) +, -, x,  and /

Math Mayhem        Do add, subtract, multiply, or divide.  1 minute timing.
Fractions
Who Wants Pizza?                     Go through this lesson from top to bottom.
Who Wants Pizza? - Practice 1    Four fractions to color.
Match the fractions                     Match the fraction with the picture.
Melvin's Make a Match               Match the fraction with the picture. Do up to round 2.
Equivalent Fractions
Who Wants Pizza - Part 2          Go through this lesson from top to bottom.
Who Wants Pizza - Practice 2    Three equivalent fractions to color.
Fraction Frenzy!                       Match equivalent fractions such as 1/6 and 2/12.
Melvin's Make a Match             Match the fraction with the picture. Do up to round 6.

Measurement
Calendar - Use a calendar to determine the day of the week and date.

Clocks - Read, tell, and write time to the hour, half-hour, and quarter hour. Also use half
past, quarter past (or quarter after), and quarter to.
Clock               Use this clock to practice telling time. (No game)
Telling Time      Do Levels 1 and 2.
Bang on Time    Play it two or three times. They only need to know quarter past,
half past, and quarter to.

<>   Coins - Add coins and bills to \$5.00.  Write the amounts using the dollar sign and decimal.
Money   Click on Coin Guide.  Study it.  Then  do Levels 1-9.
Counting Money    Click on arrow. Count the money from left to right.  Type in answer.
Count Money - Earn Fish  Place coins to add up to the amount shown. (Numbers on coins)  Click Check. Do level one.
<>      Discovering Coin Values    Drop the coins into the bucket until the add up to the amount shown. Amounts over a dollar.
Money Desk    Do NORMAL. Choose character. Drag coins to the brown desk. Click on character.

Add Coins        Count the coins.  Choose correct anwer at the bottom.
Counting Change  Add up the coins (no pictures), match with amount shown.

Length - Measure length to the nearest inch, half inch, foot, yard, centimeter, and meter
weight to the nearest pound, and capacity to the nearest cup and quart.
Measure   Choose Inches and centimeters.  Do Level 1.

Perimeter - Determine the perimeter of a square, triangle, and rectangle by measuring with
non standard units. (ex. Ten new pencils will fit around the outside of my desk.)
Geometry  Click inside the boxes after Rectangle and Triangle.  Do Levels 3 and 4.

Algebra

<>  Geometry
Line Symmetry            Watch the lesson.  Answer the questions.
Slide, Flip, Turn Quiz   This is not interactive.  Use to check understanding.
RoboPacker                  Slide, flip, or turn the robots to fit into the suitcase.  Check when done. Try to get to Level 6.

Calamity's Quest           Choose the correct answer using shapes, lines of symmetry, turns, etc.
Data Analysis and Probability

All Math Concepts

Mathletics                              Click on Play.  Get at least two correct to move to the next question.  Goal:  1100 points in Jan., 1400 in Apr., 1700 in July
Math Lingo - 3               Point to the words to have them read to you. Play it 3 times. Do 9 levels.

Fun Brain Math Arcade   Click on Start.  Choose boy or girl and your grade level.  See if you can win all 25 games.

Phonics
Short vowels
All Short vowels       Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do Mix 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.
Word Build & Bank  Drag word ending: an, at, ed, et, ig, in, op, ot, un. Then drag a letter to make words.
Long vowels
Silent e

Learn to Read      Do lesson 6 - cane, Long-a.  Read Jake's Tale. Do lesson 8 - bike. Do lesson 10 - cube,

The Doctor's Line  Click on Skip. Do Hear it, Read it, Sound Search, and Find the Word. Read i-e words.
Web Word Find   Long a-e   Drag the mouse from the first to the last letter. Find: bake, brave, came, game, gave, late, make, name, shape, & take.
Word Sort              Long a-e     Click on speaker. Listen, Read, Next, Next, Play, Drag the words to the correct category: ake, ame, ave  10 words
Word Builder        Long a-e    Listen, Read, Next, Next, Play, Click up or down arrows to make a word. Click Go! to add to list.  10 words

Crossword Challenge Long a-e  Click Play. Find Across. Read the sentence. Find the short a word that goes in the sentence. Type it. 10 words
Long A                    Click Maybe Later.  Play Word Builder,Word Match and Word Search. Do only  -ake, -ate, ALL

Long I                  Play Word Builder,Word Match,Word Search.Do only -ice, -ike, -ine, -ide, ALL.

Long O                 Play Word Builder,Word Match,Word Search. Do only -oke, -ose, ALL.

Long U                 Play Word Builder,Word Match and Word Search. Do -ume/-une/-use.
Other long vowels
Learn to Read          Do lesson 11 - boat, Two Vowels.  Read Soap Boat.  Watch Two Vowel video.
Drag 'n' Spell           Drag the correct vowel to the word to spell it correctly. 2 levels. Timed. Can slow down.
Snap it                    Click on snap when you see a word that uses the sound shown. 2 levels.  Timed. Can slow down.
All Long vowels       Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do Mix 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5.

Picture Match          Choose Long-vowel sounds. Type in name. Click the correct vowel for the picture.

Blends
: Introduction
Words with Blends            Read these words. Find words with beginning and ending blends.
Blends                          Click on the blend. Get 100%.
Letter Sounds 2 Blends  Click Play. Drag the letters to make a beginning blend. Play it five times.
Letter Sounds S Blends  Click Play. Drag the letters to make a beginning s blend.  Play it five times.

SCR Blend Song           Play this song TWICE. (Click on the Play button)
Wordblender                 Choose beginning and ending sound to hear it blended.
(British pronunciation)
Play it 3 times.
3 letter Blends              Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do scr, spl, spr, str, ALL.

Beginning Blends

l blends             Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do bl, cl, fl, gl, pl, sl,  ALL.
r blends             Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do br, cr, dr, fr, gr, pr, tr, ALL.
s blends             Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do sc, sk, sm, sn, sp, st, sw, ALL.
Final Blends
Final Blends -ck     Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do ack, eck, ick, ock, uck, ALL.
Final Blends -ing    Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do ing, ank, ink, ong, end, ind, ALL.
Final Blends -mp   Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do amp, imp, ump, ALL.
Final Blends -st     Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do asp, est, ist, ust, ALL.
Digraphs
(consonant)
Beginning digraphs   Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do ch, sh, th, th (voiced), wh, ALL.
Ph Sound      Read the page. Do the activities with a parent or teacher.

Eletelephony Read this poem.  Notice all the words with ph that are pronounced /f/.
Spelling: ph words      Drag the word to the rectangle.

Final digraphs      Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do each, unch, itch, ash, ish, ush ALL.
All blends and digraphs
Blends Test      Type in your name. Click on Login & Start.  Goal: 90-100%
Alternate vowels
Short vowels
Short e
The Sounds of ea  Read the page, click arrow to go to next page. Go to Slide 80.
Short o

Long vowels
Long A
Exploring words with the ai sound    Click Start.  Drag the ai sound to the letters to make a word.
Long A   Play Word Builder,Word Match and Word Search. Do -ay, -ain, -ail, -ake, -ate, ALL.
Long E
Exploring words with the ee sound    Click Start.  Drag the ee sound to the letters to make a word.
Exploring words with the ea sound    Click Start.  Drag the ea sound to the letters to make a word.
Long E    Play Word Builder,Word Match and Word Search. Do -e, -ee, -ea, -eed, ean, ALL.
Long I
Long I     Play Word Builder,Word Match,Word Search.Do -ie, -ight, -ice, -ike, -ine, -ide, ALL.
Long O
Exploring words with the oa sound    Click Start.  Drag the oa sound to the letters to make a word.
Long O    Play Word Builder,Word Match,Word Search. Do -o/-oa, -ow, -oat, -oke, -ose, ALL.
oo sound as in boot
The Man in the Moon   Click on Skip. Do Hear it, Read it, Sound Search, and Find the Word.
Exploring words with the oo sound    Click Start.  Drag the oo sound to the letters to make a word.
Diphthongs
Sounds of English    Under Diphthongs click on all the underlined sounds.
Rhyming Rockets     Level 3 =  Rhyme words like boil, coil, spoil.  Click on the rocket to choose the word.
diphthongs               Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do oil, oy, ow, own, ound,  ALL.

r-controlled vowels
Learn to Read        Lessons 12-15 r-controlled vowels. 12 - ar, 13 - or, 14 - er, ir  15 - Review long and r-controlled
r-controlled vowels  Play Word Builder, Word Match and Word Search.  Do ar, ter, irt, ear, are, ore, urn,  ALL. <>

Combine Sounds into words
Chain Game     Click Games. Collection. Chain Game. Pick a sound. Change the word several times until it makes another word.
Review Alternate Vowels

Word Sort      Choose 3rd Grade. Do all the units.

1.
Long Vowel Words                   5. Diphthongs ou and ow                            9. Ski Lodge Vacation
2. Vowel Digraphs                        6. Diphthongs oi, oy, and ew                     10. Circus Builder
3. Digraphs oo 1                           7. r-controlled Words 1                             11.  Snowman Builder     Do Game 3
4. Digraphs oo 2                           8. r-controlled Words 2                             12.  Rhymes           Do levels 2 and 3
Sandcastle Quiz (British pronunciation) Play bold ones 3 times each: ow/ou, oy/oi, ar/a/al, short oo/u, air/are/ear, or/ore/oar/war, aw/au/augh/a/, ir/ur/er, ear/eer/ere,
Inflectional endings
Inflectional Endings    Click on the triangle to choose the correct ending (s, ed, and ing).  Check answer.  Get 10 coins.
Practice Using Word Endings (suffixes)  Click on red dot.  Do all six word lists using s, es, ed, and ing.

Sight Words
Star Words        Click on Control Panel.  Type name.  Choose level 3.  Click OK.
Words 3a Test   Type in your name. Click Login & Start. Goal: Read 90-100% by May 1st. (Northridge High Frequency Words)
Words 3b Test   Type in your name. Click Login & Start. Goal: Read 90-100% by May 1st. (Northridge High Frequency Words)
Words 3c Test   Type in your name. Click Login & Start. Goal: Read 90-100% by May 1st. (Northridge High Frequency Words)
Words 3d Test   Type in your name. Click Login & Start. Goal: Read 90-100% by May 1st. (Northridge High Frequency Words)

Mulitple Skills (phonics, blends, syllables, comprehension)
Games                  Lots of different word games from beginning to advanced.
Songs                   Audio and video clips teaching various language arts concepts.
Reading Upgrade   Do Demo 9, 15, 36, and 47 to practice reading skills.  Get 100 points to complete level.
Headsprout           Do Episodes 30, 42, 53, and 72 to practice reading comprehension.
Comprehension Upgrade    Do Level 4, 13, 42 and 44 to practice reading comprehension skills.

Stories            Each story works on a target vowel, sight words, and vocabulary.

<>Spelling
Spell-a-Roo         Click on the misspelled word.
Spin and Spell     Click Start. Choose 1 of 5 categories. Click on a picture, then spell it. Click Submit. Over 200 words.

Spelling Match    Choose Grade 3. Do Units 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, and 36.  Play each unit 3 times.
Escape the Maze    Do all 9 spelling challenges.  Keep track on the clue list. You can
print it at the bottom of the screen. (Takes 20-30 min.) (Same
clues every time you play it.)
Catch that Horse    Do all 8 spelling challenges.  Do the same as Escape the Maze.
Catch That Thief    Do all 6 spelling challenges.  Do the same as Escape the Maze.
Spelling Bee          Click Start. Type the word you hear, then press return. Press return again to see the next word.
SpellingCity          Click on Find a List. Type in bristow.  Find a 3rd Grade List (3a, 3b, 3c, 3d, etc) Play a Game.

Mountain Language
Contractions
Apostrophes factsheet           Click on Factsheet 1.  Read the first way to use apostrophes.
Beat the Clock                     Go to Number 1.  Click Play the Game. Start.Speed. Type in the contraction.
Fly By Contraction Practice   Click GO, click on answer, click GO again. 10 questions.
Contractions Match Game     Play the matching game once.  Uses am, not, is, will.
Contractions Match Game 2  Play the matching game once.  Uses not, is, will.
Type the Contraction            Click Start.  Type the contraction and press return. 25 questions.
Contraction Quiz                  Choose Level A.

ABC Order   Order words by first, second, and third letter.
Alphabetical Bears   Alphabetize to the first letter.  Fill up all five balloons in top, left corner.
Doodle Dots            Do Level 3.  Put the words in ABC order up to the 3rd letter. Click on next puzzle for more.
Alphabetical Order   Click on ENGLISH.  Alphabetical Order.  The Flash icon after Alphabetical Order (Gareth Pitchford).
Alphabetize to 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th letter.  Stop on the 10th list. It has the word "pig".
Alphabetical Order 2  Alphaabetize to 1, 2, 3rd, and 4th letter.  After completing one level go to the next.
SmartMobile           Alphabetize to the 3rd letter.  Find the word that is FIRST, SECOND, or LAST. Timed.

Common and Proper Nouns (Capitalize all proper nouns.)
Noun Dunk      Decide if a word is a proper noun, common noun or not a noun. Click on glossary for help.

Synonyms
Synonyms & Antonyms         Click on Synonyms. Drag the word to complete the puzzle. Click on Shuffle.
Super Synonyms Match-up     Match two synonyms with opposite colors.  (67 word pairs possible)
Synonyms      Match two synonyms with opposite colors.  (20 word pairs possible) 3rd Grade level
Word Balloons                      Click Start to begin.  Find 6 words.  Play again.
It's the Same                          Find the two words that are the same.  Three levels.  Shows score after 10.

Singular and Plural Nouns    Change a singular noun to a plural noun using proper spelling.
Plurals Rules                      Click on Factsheet 1.  Read to learn about plural rules.
Plurals Game                    Click on Play the Game. Click Start. Choose a gnome. Choose a spelling rule. Do all rules.
Flashcards                        Click on a card to see the singular/plural.  Click Remove card to go to next card.
Singular and Plural Nouns    Match singular and plural nouns with opposite colors. (85 pairs possible)
The Plural Girls                   Choose Multiple Choice or Fill in the Blank.  Shows score after 8.
Plurals Quiz                        Choose Level A, B, or C.  Do as many as you can.

Syllables
Decoding Tips      Read about syllables.  Click words at the bottom to go to all three pages.
Syllables Factory  Click Play the Game. Read about syllables. Click Start. Do all 3 levels. Click on number of syllables.
Syllables Quiz                 Choose Level A, B or C.  Do as many as you can.

Compound Words
Snowman Builder                           Do only Game 1. Select the word that completes the compound word.
Compound Words Matching Game   Match the two words that make a compound word (opposite colors.) Do several times.
Compound Words                          Click in the circle to make a compound word.
Compound Words 2                       Drag the word on the bottom to a word at the top to make a compound word.
Crazy Compound Words                Do Main session parts 1 and 2. Click Forward. In Plenary turn the Highlighter On.

Prefix/Root/Suffix
Root words factsheet  Click on Factsheet 1.  Then Factsheet 2.  Read to learn about root words.
Wordworks  Add a prefix or suffix to a root word to make a new word.  Next. Choose correct sentence. Click Handle.
Flip A Chip   Choose words with the correct suffix to complete the story. Next. Cancel print. Next. Do 6 stories.
Root Words   Choose Level A, B, or C.  Do as many as you can.

Possessives
Who Owns What?   Go to Number 2.Click Play the Game. Read the rules. Choose Level 1, 2, or 3. Click here. Click in box.
Possessives Quiz     Choose Level B. If you see a green X read to find why you got the answer wrong.

Fact and Opinion
Fact and Opinion factsheet  Click on Factsheet 1.  Then Factsheet 2.  Read to learn about root words.
Fact and Opinion Quiz     Choose Level A. If you see a green X read to find why you got the answer wrong.

Does Not Belong
What's Different?    Click Start.  Choose which item does not belong with the other items.

Guide Words
Dictionary Skills     Find all the words that would be between two guide words in the dictionary. Not interactive.
Rags to Riches       Click Start.  Answer 12 questions.  Three hints available.  Try to earn a million dollars.

Analogies
Analogies Lesson         Use this to teach about analogies.
Animal Analogies         Click Start Quiz. Choose the best analogy. Double click your answer to check it.
Animal Analogies 2       Click Start Quiz. Choose the best analogy. Double click your answer to check it.
Analogies Quiz (Set 1)   Click "Click here to begin". Choose the best analogy.
Analogies Quiz (Set 2)   Click "Start now". Choose the best analogy.
Analogies Pop Ups        Click "Click here to begin". Choose the best analogy.
Analogies                     Click on the button when you see the answer. You will see the answer only twice. Be quick.

Sentences
Are These Sentences?     Go to number 1.  Click Play the Game. Read. Start. No Timer.  Choose Yes or No.
Does it Make Sense?       Go to number 2.  Click Play the Game. Read. Start. No Timer.  Click inside the correct circle.
Add Punctuation            Go to number 3.  Click Play the Game. Read.  Start. Choose one of six things to read. No Timer.
Making Sentences Quiz   Choose Level A, B, or C.  If you see a green X read to find why you got the answer wrong.

Antonyms
Opposites, Opposites      Click on the arrow. Choose Level 1, 2, then 3. Click Quit after each level.
Awesome Antonyms      Choose the correct antonym.
Antonyms                     Choose the correct antonym.
Rags to Riches               Click Start.  Answer 12 questions.  Three hints available.  Try to earn a million dollars.
Antonym Jumbalaya       Unscramble the word that is an opposite of the target word.
Antonyms Practice #7     Read the sentence.  Choose the answer. Click Submit. 7 questions.
Antonyms Practice #8     Read the sentence.  Choose the answer. Click Submit. 7 questions.

Homonyms/Homophones
Homophones Video      Watch the video.
Word Jumbler               Click on "Sounds the Same".  Do all 8 questions.
Pairs Word Game          Do Levels 1 and 2.
Homophones Quiz         Do all 10 questions.

Review Synonyms, Antonyms, and Homonyms
Word Frog                    Do all 9 levels (stages).

<>   Vocabulary
eWord Game - Grade 3    Click Unit 1.  Click Play.  Do 3 rounds.  Click No.  Then do Unit 2, etc. until you do all 35 units.
Dictionary                 This is a Picture dictionary. Click on the beginning letter of the word you want to see.
Thesaurus                  Under "Look up the word..." type a word and click Go. Look across from Synomyms and Similar Words.
Glossary                    This is to show you that a glossary is a list of words with a definition. Click on the word to see it defined.
Hangman                   Click on a letter.  Guess the word.  Use the hint.  Do all 10 words.
What's the Word?       Look at the picture.  Click on the word that is the same as the picture.

Comprehension
Word Wizard        Choose one of four stories.  Answer the questions. Four sets for each story. (1 of 4, etc.)

Spelling and Vocabulary
Online games              This has 7 different games to practice 35 units of third grade spelling and vocabulary words.

<>Writing
Click on error. Erase error. Correct it. Number of lightning bolts shows number of errors.
Punctuation Paintball - Easy      Put a capital at the beginning of a sentence and . ? or ! at the end.

Punctuation Paintball - Medium Use capitals and commas. Then put a . ? or ! at the end.
Punctuation Paintball - Hard      Use capitals, commas, quotation marks, and punctuation marks.
Letter Generator                       Write Friendly or Business letter. Fill in information.  It prints it in the right place.  Print it.
Postcard Creator                       Write a postcard.  Print it on cardstock.  Add own picture.  Cut, paste, give.
Persuasion Map                        Write a thesis, then 3 main reasons, and 3 examples for each reason. Print it.
Stapleless Book                        Make an 6 page foldable book.  (The blank page is really small print.)  Print and fold.
Timeline                                  Put up to 18 dates and a brief description of what happened on each day. Print it.

Grammar
The Big Escape                       Click on Continue. Find a number, homonym, verb, noun, adjective, and compound word.
The Big Excape 2                    Click on Continue. Find a number, pronoun, verb, noun, contraction, adverb, and an adjective.

Biographies
Bio-Cube                             Fill in Name, Background, Personality, Significance, Obstacle, Quotation.  Print, fold, tape.
Notable Hispanic Americans  Scroll down and choose one of the famous hispanic Americans.
Biography.com                     Under Search type in a name. Many short biographies of famous people

Poems
Acrostic Poems    Choose a word. Brainstorm ideas. Write a word or sentence that starts with one of the letters in the word.

Typing
Dance Mat Typing      Only do lessons (stages) that cover the letters we have learned in class.