Third Grade Ela Reading Non Fiction WorksheetsBack
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- Native American Tribes: Apache
The Apache tribe of Native Americans helped shape the Southwest. Your young learner can read all about them in this history worksheet.
- Manatee Facts
Ancient mariners mistook the manatee for a mermaid! Your young biologist won't make the same mistake after learning about the manatee with this worksheet.
- Jesse Owens
Jesse Owens' successes in the 1938 Olympics made history and paved the way for African-Americans in sports and other fields.
- Yellowstone National Park Facts
Read the facts on Yellowstone National Park, the first national park in the U.S., full of awesome animals and gigantic geysers.
- Native American Tribes: Nez Perce
The Nez Perce is a Native American tribe in the Northwest U.S. This worksheet will hep your little learner to explore Native American history and culture.
- Exploring Point of View: What Do You Think?
From the topic of roller coasters to the topic of spinach, this kid-friendly worksheet guides a student in comparing his or her opinion to the opinions of the fictional character named “Jimmy.”
- Native American Tribes: Ute
Follow the path of the Ute Native Americans with this worksheet. Your budding historian can enrich her knowledge of U.S. history and culture.
- Feeding Our Pets
If your students struggle with how to compare and contrast texts, this worksheet can be used for reteaching or extra practice.
- Native American Tribes: Lakota
Ride along with the Lakota tribe with this history worksheet. These Native Americans were part of the horse culture of the Dakotas.
- Native American Tribes: Mohawk
Your young historian can explore the Mohawk tribe. This Native American group played an important role in American history.
- The Siege of the Alamo
The Siege of the Alamo was an important point in the Texas Revolution. Your youngster can learn the story of the siege in this worksheet.
- Native American Tribes: Comanche
Ride the range with the Comanche culture in this worksheet about the history of Native American tribes.
- Bigfoot Story
Students will read the Bigfoot story and then answer questions about the reading.
- Using Pictures in Nonfiction
From the text and pictures on this worksheet, your students will learn about Australia and kangaroos while strengthening their reading comprehension skills.
- Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Explore the lives of two high-flying pioneers, Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison, with short biographies and a Venn diagram.
- Native American Tribes: Choctaw
Young readers can discover the history of the Choctaw Native American tribe with this history worksheet.
- Florence Griffith-Joyner
If your child has energy to spare, give her this inspirational worksheet about the famous "Flo-Jo" and develop her comprehension skills with an exercise.
- Timeline Organizer
Students can use this versatile graphic organizer to order events in fiction or nonfiction texts.
- Deborah Sampson
Want to meet a real-life Mulan? Read up on Deborah Sampson, a barrier-breaking woman who fought for equality in the armed forces.
- Hot or Cold? How Temperatures Affect Plants
How do different plants respond to hot or cold temperatures? In this hands-on worksheet, students will analyze two different texts, comparing and contrasting details in both texts.
- 1896 Olympics
Get geared up for the Olympics with this fun reading worksheet about the first modern Olympic games, held in -- where else? -- Greece in 1896.
- Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps swam his way to success, as your young student will find out in this biography worksheet on one of the greatest swimmers in the world.
- Olympic Archery
Aim for reading success with this worksheet about the Olympic version of archery.
- Color Coding Nonfiction Text: Bears
Have your third grader read and learn about black bears while increasing their knowledge about nonfiction text.