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Third Grade

Welcome to Mrs. McCullough's 3rd Grade!

Kathie McCullough 
N 2385 Spring Street
Juda, WI 53550 
608-934-5251 ext. 114
                      mccullough@judaschool.com                             

                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                      
Reading/Grammar General Use References:

Spelling and Grammar practice from class

Reading, spelling, grammar, and vocabulary practice from class

Spelling City/Vocabulary City
Practice current Reading Wonders spelling and vocabulary lists

Login for Freckle reading and math practice

Online library

For taking AR book tests and STAR Reading/Math tests

Read books you would check out from the library online!

Reading practice-books at your own level

Click here to sign in to play a class game

Click here to sign in to play a class game

Reading Comprehension Practice Sites

Instructional videos (Brief videos about reading comprehension skills and strategies from class)


Reading Skills Practice Games
Choose a game by subject area. Please note: Some of the same games can practice several different skills. Be sure to select the skill you wish to practice when you get to the Main Menu!

Main Idea

Slime Lab

Find three details for each main idea and slime the bad guys!


Pick the sentence that does not belong with the paragraph

Match the storm cloud passage with the correct tree and blow it up!

Cause and Effect

Match the ice cream cause with the correct effect cone

Blow up the barrel that matches the correct answer

Stop the raiders before they overtake your kingdom.

Drawing Conclusions


Blow up the barrel that matches the correct answer


Context Clues

Sir Readalot

Smash boxes to find a key that will unlock the treasure chest


Blow up the barrel that matches the correct answer


Author's Purpose


Similes and Metaphors


Theme


Making Inferences

Trick or Trait

Find the ghost with the correct word in a spooky character traits game



Compare and Contrast


Fact or Opinion

Sir Readalot

Smash boxes to find a key that will unlock the treasure chest






General Spelling/Vocabulary Practice Games

Boggle game

Unscramble the letters to make words

Coconut Spelling with Vowels

Blast the coconuts with the right vowels to make words


Form words from the letters on the cannon balls to destroy the enemy tank

Blow up the barrel that matches the correct answer

Break the rocks that show the correct vocabulary word.


Read the passage and decide why the author wrote it.





Put the directions in the planets in the correct order so they make sense

Comprehension practice





Find the subject and verb that go best together


Get rid of the ghosts by picking the correct synonym or antonym!

Pick the words that have the same sound but different spelling

Hit the substitute teacher with water balloons by answering the questions!

Smash your rocket ship into asteroids to create words

Put your blocks in ABC order

Social Studies Sites






Some and great photos of monuments


Use for Memorial/Landmark pics

Offers virtual tours and information for several national landmarks





State vs. National, community government, documents, symbols

Wax Museum Research Sites

Fantastic resource!






**Note-you must print timeline as soon as you make it
or it will be lost, and you will have to start over!!!

Forward test prep



Greek Mythology Research

From National Geographic Kids, a brief description of 
the major Greek Gods. Pictures of statues as well.

Offers lots of facts and stories about 12 major Greek gods and
goddesses. Caution: Many ads during search

Facts and stories. Pictures available as well.

Very brief facts about several mythological characters

Phonics Practice Sites




Sort words by their long vowel buddy sounds

CV word video and practice


Practice changing short vowels into long vowel words with silent e


Practice making long e words

Practice making long e words

Practice making long o words

Read the sentences to color the picture filled with long o words.

Practice making long u words



Practice reading and finding -or words in the picture



When Two Vowels Go Walking song (Between the Lions)


Math/Coding/Other General Use References

Online access to class math program

Practice all types of math facts

Keeps track of your progress as well


Use to sign into Code.org class activities

Use for keyboarding lessons




Similar to Freckle

Grammar/Language Arts Practice Sites

Instructional videos (Brief videos about grammar and language arts skills and strategies from class)
Choose a game by subject area. Please note: Some of the same games can practice several different skills. Be sure to select the skill you wish to practice when you get to the Main Menu!

Nouns

Use the mouse to shoot the asteroids of the correct part of speech before they fall and hit the planet

Beat the dragon to get the gold back by answering questions about all types of nouns

Drive your jeep punching out signs with the correct part of speech

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.

Find nouns and collect scoops of ice cream!

Word Shark

Eat the fish that has the correct noun

Destroy box crates to reveal possible answers.


Verbs
Subject/verb agreement: Play Wack-a-Mole based game

Subject/verb agreement

Use the mouse to shoot the asteroids of the correct part of speech before they fall and hit the planet

Beat the dragon to get the gold back by answering questions about all types of verbs

Drive your jeep punching out signs with the correct part of speech

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.

Find verbs and collect scoops of ice cream!
Eat the fish that has the correct verb

Activate the magma vent that shows the correct answer

Destroy box crates to reveal possible answers.


Prefixes

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.

Destroy box crates to reveal possible answers.


Suffixes

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.

Destroy box crates to reveal possible answers.


Conjunctions

Beat the dragon to get the gold back by answering questions about all types of conjunctions

Activate the magma vent that shows the correct answer


Homophones

Match the correct homophones

Pick the words that have the same sound but different spelling

Activate the magma vent that shows the correct answer


Contractions

Choose the correct contraction, then use a slingshot to burst the pinata!


Commas

Activate the magma vent that shows the correct answer

Compound Words

Make compound words to earn power to battle Slimezilla

Drive your 4-wheeler to catch diamond thieves by making compound words

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.


Adjectives

Use the mouse to shoot the asteroids of the correct part of speech before they fall and hit the planet

Beat the dragon to get the gold back by answering questions about all types of adjectives

Drive your jeep punching out signs with the correct part of speech

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.

Eat the fish that has the correct adjective.

Destroy box crates to reveal possible answers.



Adverbs

Use the mouse to shoot the asteroids of the correct part of speech before they fall and hit the planet

Beat the dragon to get the gold back by answering questions about all types of adverbs

Drive your jeep punching out signs with the correct part of speech

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.

Destroy box crates to reveal possible answers.


Pronouns

Beat the dragon to get the gold back by answering questions about all types of pronouns

Arrest the driver that shows the type of word chosen as the law.

Destroy box crates to reveal possible answers.


Vowel Sounds

Drive your 4-wheeler to catch diamond thieves by finding the correct vowel sounds

Practice finding short and long vowel words



Syllables

Drive your 4-wheeler to catch diamond thieves by finding words with the correct number of syllables

Smash boxes to find a key that will unlock the treasure chest


Find the eggs with the correct number of syllables.


Synonyms

Blow up the barrel that matches the correct answer

Antonyms

Blow up the barrel that matches the correct answer





Practice oceans, continents, maps of different countries

Online games about science, space, weather, climate

Learn about weather and storms


Online Math Manipulatives


Games for practicing counting coins

Use for comparing fractions




Pick your color and create your shape

Race the other babies by answering addition facts quickly!

Area and perimeter practice


Type in temperature and convert Fahrenheit and celcius

Games for all operations

Match coins and money amounts to earn money to build a playground!

Telling Time Practice Sites

Use to help practice telling time or elapsed time

Practice telling time

Choose the advanced game for time to the minute
Choose the challenge game for elapsed time

Make a basket in order to answer clock questions

Multiple choice answers, good for beginner elapsed time


Multiplication Fact Practice Sites

Like Kitten Hop, only for multiplication!

Earn your move to play Connect 4 by answering a multiplication problem!

Answer a multiplication problem correct and earn a soccer penalty kick!

Play Squirrel Pinball and earn nuts!

Jump to collect coins and answer multiplication problems

Answer multiplication problems and race a car to the finish line!

Blast the meteors with the correct answer!

Gather as many monsters as you can!

Help Penguin scoop the right flavors by answering problems correctly!

Lots of multiplication games to choose from (some are listed above)



Division Fact Practice Sites



Blow up the tanks before they knock down your wall!


Horse racing




Other Fact/Math practice

Advanced math problem solving


Catch all of the candy by doing addition facts before the cats get you!


 
Similar to Kitten Hop, only for math fact practice!




Race you car and collect even, odd, greater or less than numbers

Slice up as many even or odd numbers as you can!



Do math facts in order to hit the bad guys with snowballs!


Zap the zombies with paintballs to pick the correct number!

Use coins to buy candy

Play in teams or individually



Science


Use for space/solar system research


Tons of weather and natural disaster information

Use for additional weather research

Weather facts - Science Kids
Facts about clouds, hurricanes, tornadoes, lightning, snow, etc.







Into the Outdoors site

Other Recommended Sites

Royalty free clipart


Classroom exercise with awesome music! Create a free account to enjoy at home!

Statue of Liberty, Washington D.C. Monuments








Online book order website. Please email Mrs. McCullough when you place an order!