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3rd Grade Milestones and Obstacles

Learn about some of the academic and social benchmarks your child will face this year.

A Typical Third Grader

A Typical Third GraderWhere They AreThe average eight-year-old is explosive, excitable, dramatic, and inquisitive. She: read more

Do You Know What Your Third Grader Should Know?

Will he study world history, or learn about his community this year? Find out with this quiz. read more

Does Your Grade-Schooler Have Dyslexia?

Is your child struggling in school? Find out if you should have him evaluated for a reading disability. read more

Does Your Grade-Schooler Have LD?

Is your child struggling in school? Find out if you should have him evaluated for a learning disability. read more

Homework and the Third-Grader

Find out how much responsibility your third-grader should have when it comes to homework. read more

Keyboard Pattern

Use this keyboard pattern printable to help your child develop keystroking skills. read more

Life Skills

What specific life skills should a third-grader know? read more