Grammar : Third Grade English Language Arts Worksheets

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Parts of speech

Worksheet: Third Grade

Common Nouns


Read the sentences. Find the nouns in each sentence, then write it on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Common and Proper Nouns


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Proper Nouns


Find the proper nouns in each sentence. Then identify the words that need to be capitalized.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Common and Proper Nouns


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Common and Proper Nouns


Rewrite each sentence correctly on the lines provided. Use the rules of capitalization for proper nouns.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Common and Proper Nouns


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Singular and Plural Nouns


Practice writing singular and plural form of nouns. There are some examples in the worksheet to help you.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Singular, Plural, and Irregular Nouns


Worksheet: Third Grade

Plural Nouns


Practice writing the plural form of nouns. Learn when to add -s, -es, or -ies. There is a method to it. Master it by working on this sheet.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Singular, Plural, and Irregular Nouns


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Words Ending in 'Y'


Draw a line from each singular noun to its plural form.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Singular, Plural, and Irregular Nouns


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Irregular Plural Nouns


Write the plural form of each singular noun. Use words from the word box.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Singular, Plural, and Irregular Nouns


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Singular Possessive Nouns


Rewrite each underlined noun to make it possessive.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Singular, Plural, and Irregular Nouns


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Plural Possessive Nouns


Combine each pair of sentences to write one sentence using a plural possessive noun.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Singular, Plural, and Irregular Nouns


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Plural Possessive Nouns


Write the plural possessive form of each underlined noun.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Singular, Plural, and Irregular Nouns


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Abstract Nouns


Abstract nouns are something that cannot be touched or grasped and they do not have any physical appearance. Here is a list of 33 common abstract nouns.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Abstract and Concrete Nouns


Worksheet: Third Grade

Abstract Nouns


Identify and circle the abstract nouns. Then, write two sentences using at least one concrete and one abstract noun from the provided list.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Abstract and Concrete Nouns


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Sorting Nouns


Sort, then write the abstract and concrete nouns in the appropriate column.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Abstract and Concrete Nouns


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Abstract or Concrete Noun?


Read each noun and determine what type of noun it is. Write concrete or abstract on the lines under each one of them.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Abstract and Concrete Nouns


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Abstract Nouns


Identify and underline the abstract nouns.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Abstract and Concrete Nouns


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Abstract Nouns


Complete the sentences using the abstract nouns from the word box.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Abstract and Concrete Nouns


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Singular Pronouns


Read the sentences in the worksheet. Circle the singular pronoun or pronouns you find in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Pronouns


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Plural Pronouns


Replace the underlined word or words with plural pronoun in each sentence. Rewrite the sentences using the correct plural pronouns.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Pronouns


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Subject Pronouns


Read each sentence. Write the subject pronoun that replaces the underlined subject nouns in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Pronouns


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Object Pronouns


Read the sentence. Choose the correct pronoun to complete each sentence. Write the pronoun in the blanks.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Pronouns


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Subject and Object Pronouns


Replace each underlined word or group of words with the correct subject or object pronoun. Rewrite the sentences using correct pronouns.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Pronouns


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Possessive Pronouns


Read each sentence. Then write the possessive pronouns on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Pronouns


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Possessive Pronouns


Read each sentence. Choose and write the correct possessive pronouns to complete each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Pronouns


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Adjectives


Circle adjectives, then draw a line under the noun that the adjective describes in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adjectives and Articles


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Adjectives That Compare


Read the sentences. Circle the correct adjectives for each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adjectives and Articles


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Adjectives That Compare


Add (-er) or (-est) to the adjectives. Write the correct form on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adjectives and Articles



Rewrite each sentence using the correct spellings of the misspelled adjectives. Use the table for your help.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adjectives and Articles


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Articles: a, an, and the


Use correct articles to complete the sentences.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adjectives and Articles


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Action Verbs


Circle the action verb in each sentence. Write it in the space provided.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Helping Verbs


Underline the main verb and circle the helping verb in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Linking Verbs


Circle the linking verb in each sentence. Write it on the line.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Verb Tenses


Rewrite each sentence in a present tense and future tense verb form.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Verb Tenses


Determine whether each sentence's verb is written in past, present, or future tense.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Future Tense Verbs


Circle the future tense verb in each sentence. Then write it on the line.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Past Tense Verbs


Circle the past tense verb in each sentence. Then write it on the line.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Present Tense Verbs


Learn and practice the rules of present tense verbs.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


Worksheet: Third Grade

Present Tense Verbs


Choose the correct form of a verb to complete each sentence. Circle your answer, then write it on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Action Verbs


Circle the action verb in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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The Verbs : Have, Do, and Be


Write the correct present tense form of be, have, and do to complete the sentences.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Verbs / Verb Tenses


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Adverbs That Tell How


Read each sentence. Then write the adverb on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adverbs


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Adverbs That Tell When


Use the adverbs from the word box to complete each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adverbs


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Adverbs That Tell Where


Use the adverbs from the word box to complete each sentence

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adverbs


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Adverbs


Circle the adverbs in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Adverbs


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Prepositions


Circle the prepositions in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Prepositions


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Prepositions


Complete each sentence by writing a preposition in the blanks.

Category:  Grammar     Parts of speech     Prepositions


Sentence Structure

Worksheet: Third Grade

Subjects


Add a subject to each group of words(sentence fragment) below. Use words from the word box to make sentences.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Predicate


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Subjects


Identify the subject of each sentence in first set. Complete another set of sentences by using the appropriate subject for each.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Predicate


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Predicates


Read each sentence below. Determine which word or words tell what the subject does or is. Write the predicates on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Predicate


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Predicates


Read each sentence below. Determine which word or words tell what the subject does or is. Draw a line under the predicates.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Predicate


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Combining Subjects


Join the subjects of the two separate sentences using “and”. Then write the new sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Predicate


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Combining Predicates


Combine the sentences. Join the underlined predicates (nouns) by using "and."

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Predicate


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Subject & Verb Agreement # 1


Choose the correct form of verb that matches each subject.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement


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Subject and Verb Agreement # 2


Circle the verb that correctly completes each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement


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Subject and Verb Agreement # 3


Fill in the blank with the verb that correctly matches the naming part (subject) of the sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement


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Subject-Verb Agreement (Do or Does)


Fill in the blank with the correct verb (do or does) that correctly matches the naming part (subject) of the sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement


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Subject-Verb Agreement (Was or Were)


Fill in the blank with the correct verb (was or were) that correctly matches the naming part (subject) of the sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement



Fill in the blank with the correct verb (Am, Is, or Are) that correctly matches the naming part (subject) of the sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement


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Subject-Verb Agreement (Have or Has)


Fill in the blank with the correct verb (Have or Has) that correctly matches the naming part (subject) of the sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement



Circle the correct verb for each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Subject and Verb Agreement


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Pronoun and Antecedent # 1


Read the sentences carefully. Underline the pronouns and circle the antecedents.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Pronoun and Antecedent Agreement


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Pronoun and Antecedent # 2


Complete each sentence by writing the correct pronouns from the word bank that agrees with each antecedent.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Pronoun and Antecedent Agreement


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Pronoun and Antecedent # 3


Underline the correct antecedent for the pronoun in parenthesis. Then, write “S” or “P” to indicate whether the pronoun is singular or plural. Finally, circle the pronoun that agrees with its antecedent.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Pronoun and Antecedent Agreement


Worksheet: Third Grade

Declarative Sentence


Practice writing some declarative sentences in this worksheet. There is an example to help you start.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Declarative and Interrogative Sentences


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Interrogative Sentence


An interrogative sentence asks a question. Practice writing interrogative sentences.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Declarative and Interrogative Sentences


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Imperative Sentence


Learn to write statements that give advise, commands, or express requests. Practice writing some imperative sentences in this worksheet.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Imperative and Exclamatory Sentences


Worksheet: Third Grade

Exclamatory Sentence


We express strong feelings such as excitement, fear, or surprise, using exclamatory sentence. Practice writing some exclamatory sentences in this worksheet.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Imperative and Exclamatory Sentences


Worksheet: Third Grade

Statements


Circle the complete sentences. Rewrite and complete the incomplete sentences on the lines provided.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Statements, Questions, Commands, and Exclamations


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Questions


Read each sentence. Circle each statement. Underline each question.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Statements, Questions, Commands, and Exclamations


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Statements and Questions


Determine if each sentence is a question or a statement. Put the correct end mark at the end of each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Statements, Questions, Commands, and Exclamations


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Commands and Statements


Determine if each sentence is a statement or a command. Then write each sentence correctly.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Statements, Questions, Commands, and Exclamations


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Exclamations


Write a word from the word box to make each group of words an exclamation. Rewrite each sentence correctly on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Statements, Questions, Commands, and Exclamations


Worksheet: Third Grade

Commands and Exclamations


Determine if each sentence is a command or an exclamation. Then write each sentence correctly. Use capital letters and end marks.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Statements, Questions, Commands, and Exclamations


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Conjunction (And)


Combine the sentences using the conjunction "and".

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions


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Hoppity Hop Coordinating Conjunctions


Complete each sentence with the correct conjunction from the word box.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions



Complete each sentence with the correct conjunction (FANBOYS) from the word box.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions


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Coordinating Conjunctions


Join the two sentences using one of the coordinating conjunctions from the list.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions


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Subordinating Conjunctions


Complete each sentence with the correct subordinating conjunction from the word box.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions


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Subordinating Conjunctions


Complete each sentence with the correct subordinating conjunction from the word box.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions



Connect the two short and simple sentences by using the subordinating conjunction in the parenthesis to write a complex sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions


Worksheet: Third Grade

Combining Sentences


Write a compound sentence by joining the two sentences. Use a comma and the word and, but, or so.

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Sentence Combining and Compound Sentences


Worksheet: Third Grade

Compound Sentences


Read each pair of sentences. Write a compound sentence by joining the two sentences. Use a comma and the word and, but, or so

Category:  Grammar     Sentence Structure     Sentence Combining and Compound Sentences


Punctuation and Capitalization

Worksheet: Third Grade

Commas in a Series


Read each sentence carefully. Then add commas where they belong.

Category:  Grammar     Punctuation and Capitalization     Use of Comma


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Using Commas


Practice using commas in a series and in the numbers.

Category:  Grammar     Punctuation and Capitalization     Use of Comma


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Commas in Dates and Addresses


Rewrite each sentence and add commas in the correct places.

Category:  Grammar     Punctuation and Capitalization     Commas in Dates, Locations, and Addresses


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Commas in Dates and Addresses


Read each sentence carefully. Add commas where they belong.

Category:  Grammar     Punctuation and Capitalization     Commas in Dates, Locations, and Addresses


Worksheet: Third Grade

Book Titles


Rewrite the book titles using the correct capitalization.

Category:  Grammar     Punctuation and Capitalization     Capitalization


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Capitalization


Choose the answer that has the correct capitalization.

Category:  Grammar     Punctuation and Capitalization     Capitalization


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Capitalization


Another worksheet for students to practice various capitalization rules.

Category:  Grammar     Punctuation and Capitalization     Capitalization


Spelling and Spelling Patterns

Worksheet: Third Grade

Contractions


Use a contraction in place of the underlined verb and 'not'. Then rewrite each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Blends and Contractions


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Contractions


Write the word that forms the contraction in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Blends and Contractions


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Contractions


Write the correct contraction for each pair of words.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Blends and Contractions


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Inflectional Endings : No Change


Add the inflected endings to the base words without changing the word. Then choose one form of the word and write a sentence using the word.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns


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Inflectional Endings : Drop Silent e


Add -ed and -ing to the base words . Write the new words on the lines. Don’t forget to drop the silent e when adding -ed and -ing to the base words.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns



Add -ed to the base word in parenthesis ( ) to complete each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns



Add -ed and -ing to the base words . Write the new words on the lines.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns


Worksheet: Third Grade

Bow or Bounce (Words with /ou/ sound)


Sort, then write the words with ou and ow sounds in the correct column.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns


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Boy or Boil (Words with /oi/ sound)


Use the word list to complete each sentence. If the word has an oy sound as in boy, draw a circle around it. Underline the word if it has an oi sound as in boil.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns


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Crawl or Cause


Complete the sentences with one of the aw or au words from the word box.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns


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Boo Diphthongs


Find and circle the oo sound words in a word search box. The words could be horizontal or vertical.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns



Unscramble the given words and write them in the blanks.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Orthographic Patterns


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Homophones


Circle and write the correct homophones in the blanks. Then write two sentences using two of the homophones that you didn't circle.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Homophones and Homographs


Worksheet: Third Grade

Homophones


Ar worksheet for the students to practice identifying correct homophones and writing the sentences using the homophones.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Homophones and Homographs


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Homographs


Choose the correct meaning for the underlined homograph in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Homophones and Homographs


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Homographs


Identify the correct meaning of the homograph used in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Homophones and Homographs


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ABC Order - Various sounds of A


Write the words from the word box in ABC order. Copy and rewrite the word.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


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ABC Order - Various sounds of U


Write the words from the word box in ABC order.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


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ABC Order - Various sounds of O


(List # 2) Write the words from the word box in ABC order.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Worksheet: Third Grade

ABC Order - Various sounds of O


Write the words from the word box in ABC order.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


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ABC Order - Various sounds of I


(List # 2) Write the words from the word box in ABC order.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Worksheet: Third Grade

ABC Order - Various sounds of I


Write the words from the word box in ABC order.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Worksheet: Third Grade

ABC Order - Various sounds of E


Read the group of words in each box. Numbers the words 1, 2, 3, and 4 to put them in ABC order.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Worksheet: Third Grade

ABC Order - Various sounds of A


(List # 4) Write the words from the word box in ABC order. Copy and rewrite the word.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Worksheet: Third Grade

ABC Order - Various sounds of A


(List # 3) Write the words from the word box in ABC order. Copy and rewrite the word.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Worksheet: Third Grade

ABC Order - Various sounds of A


(List # 2) Write the words from the word box in ABC order. Copy and rewrite the word.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Worksheet: Third Grade

ABC Order - Various sounds of U


(List # 2) Write the words from the word box in ABC order.

Category:  Grammar     Spelling and Spelling Patterns     Words in Alphabetical Order


Vocabulary and Concept Development

Worksheet: Third Grade

The Doubling Rule


Learn and practice when to double the consonant when adding the vowel suffixes : ing, ed, er, and est.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


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Follow the Rules


Follow the spelling rules when adding the suffixes -ed and -ing to a base word.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


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Brighter or Brightest


Add the suffixes -er and -est to the root words and form the new words. Be sure to follow the rules.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


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More Suffixes - ly, full, and es


Follow the rules when adding the suffixes -full, ly, or -es to the base words.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


Worksheet: Third Grade

Word Building


Add the suffixes 'able', 'ful', 'ed' or 'ing' to the base words to build new words. Let's see how many new words you can build!

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


Worksheet: Third Grade

Crunchy Carrots


Help Robby Rabbit eat the crunchy carrots by adding ‘able’, ‘ness’ and ‘less’ to each base word written on the carrots. Write the new word on the line.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


Worksheet: Third Grade

Biker, Sailor, or Florist


Form a new word by adding the suffixes -er, -or, -ist to a base word.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


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Words Ending in “y”


Add the suffixes -’er’ or ‘ed’ to each root word that ends with a "y". Write the new word on the line. These ones are quite tricky!

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     High Frequency Words


Worksheet: Third Grade

Dictionary Entries


This worksheet will help students learn parts of dictionary entries. They will refer to the given entry words and answer the questions related to it.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Use Dictionary


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Entry Words


Select one of the words from the word bank. Look it up in a dictionary, then answer the questions.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Use Dictionary


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Dictionary Terms


Learn about the various terms used in a dictionary. Then complete the question & answer activity on the worksheet.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Use Dictionary


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Applying Dictionary Skills


Locate the words in a dictionary and answer the questions.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Use Dictionary


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Applying Dictionary Skills # 2


Practice your dictionary skills. Locate the words in a dictionary and answer the questions.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Use Dictionary


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Guide Words


Write each entry word under the correct pair of guide words. Use dots to split the words into syllables.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Use Dictionary


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Compound Words


Find the compound words in the word search puzzle.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Compound Words


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Compound Words


Circle the compound word/s in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Compound Words


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Add and Split


Add up the two smaller words to make a compound word. Split the new word into syllables using dots to mark the breaks.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Compound Words


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Antonyms


Students will identify the correct antonyms in this worksheet.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Antonyms and Synonyms


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Antonyms


Here’s a worksheet for your student to practice finding antonyms.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Antonyms and Synonyms


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Synonyms


Draw a line to match the word with the same or almost the same meaning.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Antonyms and Synonyms


Worksheet: Third Grade

Synonyms


Draw a line to match the word with the same or almost the same meaning.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Antonyms and Synonyms


Worksheet: Third Grade

Meaning in Context: Synonyms


A writer often uses a synonym as context clues to help his readers with hard and unfamiliar words.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Antonyms and Synonyms


Worksheet: Third Grade

Context Clues: Antonyms


A writer often uses an antonym (opposite word) as context clues to help his readers with hard and unfamiliar words.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Antonyms and Synonyms


Worksheet: Third Grade

Surprise Birthday Party


Use a thesaurus/dictionary to find a different, stronger, or more descriptive synonym (same meaning word) for the underlined word in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Vocabulary Acquisition and Use


Worksheet: Third Grade

Word Detective


Use the context clues / other words in the sentence to help you determine the meaning of each underlined word.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Vocabulary Acquisition and Use


Worksheet: Third Grade

Word Meanings


Use the context clues / other words in the sentence to help you determine the meaning of each underlined word.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Vocabulary Acquisition and Use



Read each sentence below. Determine if the underlined phrase/word is used literally or figuratively. Write L for literal and F for figurative use beside each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Literal and Figurative Meaning of Words/Phrases



Read each idiom and determine its correct meaning.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Literal and Figurative Meaning of Words/Phrases


Worksheet: Third Grade

Smooth as Silk (Similes)


Choose the word from the word bank to complete a simile in each sentence.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Literal and Figurative Meaning of Words/Phrases



Read each sentence. Decide if it contains a metaphor, hyperbole, smilie, or personification. Circle the correct answer.

Category:  Grammar     Vocabulary and Concept Development     Literal and Figurative Meaning of Words/Phrases