Third Grade


Think Central 
Think Central - Log in to Think Central to access math resources your teacher has set up for you such as your math textbook, iTools, Mega Math and Soar to Success.

That's a Fact 
This site is great for fact fluency.


Starfall is a free public service to teach children to read with phonics. The systematic phonics approach, in conjunction with phonemic awareness practice, is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development (ELD, ELL, ESL). 

Storyline Online
Interactive books online for kids to click and listen to reading. Often used for Daily 5 for listening to reading.

Barnes and Noble Storytime Online 
Interactive site for kids to click on a book to have it read online. Often used for Daily 5 for listening to reading.

Big Universe 
Books to hear read to the students online. Used for Daily 5 listen to reading.


Grand Island Resources Page
This is the GIPS district third grade social studies resource about Grand Island geography, diversity, citizenship, economy and government. 


Typing Pal
Typing Pal is the district resource for learning to type and keyboarding.


World Book Online Encyclopedia
An online Encyclopedia offering general knowledge on a variety of subjects both in English and Spanish.

Grolier Encyclopedia
A multimedia, online encyclopedia offering articles, videos, and maps on a variety of topics.


Enchanted Learning 
Provides diagrams, graphic organizers, and reading passages for research topics across the K-5 curriculum

Free games created or approved by teachers to help with learning in math and language arts.

Sheppard's Software 
Hundreds of free, online, educational games for kids in many subjects - (geography, math, animals, science) with many levels and activities for learners of any age.

Turtle Diary 
Similar to ABCYA - a combination of wonderful learning activities for a variety of topics in math, language arts, science and puzzles created by well-qualified teachers and educators. A unique collection of interactive and fun educational games on which children learn important concepts that focus on specific skills that are challenging, and age appropriate for levels K-6.