School Supplies for Third-Graders - FamilyEducation

School Supplies for Third-Graders

Find out what supplies your third-grader should take to school, and what he should leave at home.

Your third-grader is hip to what's in with her crowd. But does she know what she really needs for school?

Most classroom teachers will require these supplies, and some teachers may ask that you provide additional items as well:

   #2 pencils

   Colored pencils

   Composition book



   Folders with pockets



   Pointed scissors

   Ream of printer paper

   Red ballpoint pen

   Ruler with centimeters and inches

   Spiral notebooks

   Supply box


   Wide-ruled notebook paper