Macmillan McGraw-Hill
A Reading/Language-Arts Program
Story Content Resources

Grade 3

Oral Language Activities

Unit 1

New Beginnings (Story: First Day Jitters)
Keeping In Touch (Story: Dear Juno)
Building Communities (Story: Time For Kids: Whose Habitat Is It?)
Antarctic Life (Story: Penguin Chick)
Pets (Story: The Perfect Pet)

Unit 2

Putting On a Performance (Story: The Strongest One)
Wolves (Story: Wolf!)
Past, Present and Future (Story: Time For Kids: What's in Store for the Future?)
Out in Space (Story: The Planets in Our Solar System)
Being a Writer (Story: Author: A True Story)

Unit 3

Food Around the World (Story: Stone Soup)
Riddles (Story: One Riddle, One Answer)
Ecosystems in Balance (Story: Time For Kids: Saving the Sand Dunes)
Making Journeys (Story: The Jones Family Express)
The Art of Illustrating (Story: What Do Illustrators Do?)

Unit 4

What’s Cooking? (Story: Cook-A-Doodle-Doo!)
Getting Along (Story: Seven Spools of Thread)
Protecting Our Natural Resources (Story: Time For Kids: Washington Weed Whackers)
Getting Involved (Story: Here's My Dollar)
A Place of My Own (Story: My Very Own Room)

Unit 5

Making Money (Story: Boom Town)
Making a Difference (Story: Beatrice's Goat)
Motion (Story: Time For Kids: A Carousel of Dreams)
Heroes (Story: The Printer)
Animal Architects (Story: Animal Homes)

Unit 6

Helping Our Neighbors (Story: A Castle on Viola Street)
Unusual Animals (Story: Wilbur's Boast)
Good Citizens (Story: Time For Kids: An American Hero Flies Again)
Working Together (Story: Mother to Tigers)
Raising Butterflies (Story: Home Grown Butterflies)
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