Third Grade Resources

Unit: Traveling Cities and States of United States


Chicago                                                                                                     


Virtual El Ride Around the Loop

Listen to Great Chicago Stories from the Chicago History Museum

Chicago Games from the Chicago History Museum






Community Exploration

Directions:  View and analyze each picture with your partner.  Think about the following questions when making your observations:
  • What types of activities might happen here?
  • Where would someone work in this community?
  • Describe the types of home or places to live that would be found in the community.

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Judy Blume Author Interview
Judy Blume received the 2013 Chicago Tribune Young Adult Literary Prize.  Ms. Hlousek attended Judy Blume's presentation.  You can watch a recording below!

Judy Blume at Printers Row Lit Fest 2013