Social Studies Grade 3

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Go to Civics and Government Interactivity: Principles of Our Government

Civics and Government Interactivity: Principles of Our Government

These questions help students think about how the principles of our Founding Fathers shaped our country and our Constitution.

Go to Economics Reader: The Business Empire of Cornelius Vanderbilt

Economics Reader: The Business Empire of Cornelius Vanderbilt

From farmer's son to leader in business, read about Cornelius Vanderbilt and how he helped build American industry and transportation. Download this reader to print it out or to listen to the audio narration.

Go to Geography Video: Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Underwater Adventurer

Geography Video: Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Underwater Adventurer

This video about Jacques-Yves Cousteau the inventor, environmentalist, and undersea explorer, opens students eyes to the wonders of the Earth's oceans.

Go to History and Culture Interactivity: Learning About the Past

History and Culture Interactivity: Learning About the Past

Students can check their understanding of primary and secondary sources with this drag and drop activity.