3rd Grade



Conditions for Learning


Bright Bytes Survey



Online Databases

Grant Wood AEAGo to online databases including AccuWeather, Atomic Learning, Bookflix, Britannica Encyclopedia, Culture Grams, Follett Shelf, True Flix and Tumblebooks.  You must sign in with a username and password to use this site.

Language Arts

Acrostic Poems – learn about acrostic poems

Author Sites for Grades 3-5 – read about and watch video interviews with your favorite authors.

Epic Books

Kids Reads – read interviews with you favorite authors, book reviews and information about book series.

Macmillan - official website for the Treasures Reading Program.

SpellingCity - learn spelling words by practicing and playing games.

Telling my Story: Making a Bio-Cube - instructions to make an "All About Me" cube on ReadWriteThink.


A+ Math - Improve your math skills by playing games, flashcards, and math word puzzles.  Try the homework helper to check your homework answers.

Cool Math - Play games and puzzles to sharpen your math skills.


Envision Math - Topic tests and assignments

Fast Math - Practice your basic math facts.

Fun Brain Math Baseball – practice your math facts while playing this baseball game.

Hooda Math - play fun math games.

Moby Max - practice math skills

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives  
bar charts, base blocks, fractions, money, tangrams and more.

NCTM Illuminations - math activities

Prodigy Math

Sumdog Math Games

That Quiz - Math test activities.

Truman Math Cards – online flash cards

XtraMath - practice basic math facts


My Quizlet - Spanish games

ABCYa - Spanish vocabulary practice game

Spanish Word Bingo

Online Free Spanish- Alphabet

Online Free Spanish- Face

Online Free Spanish- Face Memory Game

Online Free Spanish- Body

Online Free Spanish- Body Word Search

Online Free Spanish- Colors

Online Free Spanish- Color the Pictures



BAM! Body and Mind - play games and read information about health, wellness, exercise, and nutrition.  This website is sponsored by the Department of Health and Human Services for Disease Control and Prevention.

FOSSWeb - Interactive activities to be used with the FOSS science kits.

KidsHealth for Kids – you can read this site in English or Spanish to learn how to deal with feelings, stay healthy, recipes, illnesses and injuries, your body, growing up and more.  There are also games, movies, experiments, and activities on this website.

NASA - play games and do projects to learn about NASA and outer space.

Nutrition Explorations - play games and read information relating to good nutrition including recipes.  This website is sponsored by the National Dairy Council and is based on the Food Guide Pyramid.

Playnormous - play games and listen to stories to learn about good nutrition and fitness. This site also includes healthy recipes.

Science Net – search or browse for links to great websites about science topics.

Social Studies

Brucemore – learn about the Brucemore Mansion in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

National Geographic for Kids – learn about the world, its people and its wildlife while reading stories, playing games and activities and watching videos on this site.

Other Websites

CRCSD Elementary Library Web Page – visit the reading room and student resources on this web site created by librarians at the Cedar Rapids Community School District.

Dance Mat Typing – practice typing with this fun, interactive program from the BBC.

DK Find Out - research, watch videos, take quizzes on different subjects

Fact Monster – learn about the world, U.S., people, sports, science, math and money.  Check out the cool stuff, homework center, games and puzzles.

Fun Brain – play games including math arcade and reading.

Google Map Treks

Homework Help- get help from tutors online.  This service is through the Cedar Rapids Public Library, and you must type in your Cedar Rapids Library card number to use it.

I Spy – play I-Spy games and make your own I-Spy puzzles.

Kerpoof Studio – make a picture, story or movie.

MobyMax - reading and math skill practice

NetSmartz - learn internet safety by playing games and activities

North Pole - holiday games and activities.

Paws in Jobland - learn about different jobs.

Prime Time - Mrs. Erwin's website for students in Prime Time.