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Victor Haen Elementary School Library: Third Grade

Our Library mission is to inspire lifelong learning, to advance knowledge, and to strengthen our school community

Halloween Read Alouds

Brittanica Encyclopedia



A to Z Animals If you need some quick information about bandicoots or capybaras, check this site out.

Animals @ Animal Planet This is loaded with information on all types of animals, from arachnids to zebras.

Animals @ National Geographic You'll find plenty of information about your favorite animals here and photographs, too!

‚ÄčSimple Machines @ Museum of Science and Industry

Help Twitch get where he needs to go and do his work by using simple machines.

Social Studies

Social Studies:

Ben's Guide to Government Learn about the three different branches of our government with Ben Franklin.

Congress for Kids Congress for Kids gives you access to interactive, fun-filled experiences designed to help you learn about our federal government and how its actions affect you.


Keyboarding and Language Arts


Barracuda Typing Type words into the box as they appear floating down the river. Barracuda will knock them out.

Dance Mat Typing Practice your keyboarding skills the fun way!


Language Arts:

Arcademic Skill Builder Game This website has free reading and math games for different grade levels.

Biographies @ Ducksters You can find kid-friendly biographies of world leaders, authors and other famous people here.

Biographies @ Mr. Nussbaum Read more biographies of famous people at Mr. Nussbaum's website.

Coconut Vowels Can you figure out what letter is missing and make a word before the coconut drops and cracks?

Furious Frogs Can your frog catch more flies? Help it with your skills with synonyms and antonyms.

SlimeKids Games Practicing your grammar, punctuation and spelling skills has never been so fun!

Word Frog Help the frog catch the flies by using your skills identifying synonyms, antonyms and homonyms.




Math & Problem Solving


Cool Math 4 Kids You won't believe how much fun it can be to practice math concepts!

Greg Tang Math Try these puzzlers to test your skills.

Math Learning Center - So many math apps!!! geoboards, number lines, number frames.

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives

Perimeter and Area Duel Game Pick your pirate and duel to find out who is the best at identifying areas and perimeters!

Probability - Why Can't I Win? Can you figure out if the game is fair or not, based on probability?

Puzzles and Problem Solving:

ABCya You will find learning games, activities and puzzles at this website.