3rd Grade Science Worksheets

3rd Grade Science Worksheets
These are mostly reading passages within the content area. You will find that they are directly aligned to the core science curriculum.

Eating a Balanced Diet - Why do we need to eat a whole bunch of different things? You mean we can't live off of macaroni and cheese?

Healthy Habits That Promote Wellness - A go over the four core principals to maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

How Weather is Observed and Measured - Measuring weather is very important for detecting future global problems.

How Animals Respond & Change to their Environments - The core reason as to why the human race should be around for a very long time.

Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle - Why do we have two or even three cans to throw away our trash?

What are Diseases? - Scientists look at them like natural population control mechanisms. I'm not a big fan of their opinion on this one!

What are Germs? - What is the difference between bacteria and viruses?

What Determines if Something Sinks or Floats? - We introduce the concept of density.

What is Magnetism? - I always wondered why magnets just work like they do.

What Living Things Need to Survive - We look at the nutritional and basic needs that all animals and plants share.

Grade 3 Science Vocabulary Quiz - A basic quiz that should give you a baseline for this grade level.