Homeschooling Curriculum
Grade 3 | Brighter Child

Grade 3 homeschooling curriculum for the child who is a fast learner and is suitable for all home schooling students in ACT, NT, NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC and WA.

All states now use the same grade numbering following harmonisation of the Australian curriculum system.  

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Art - Beginner

(Written by Willison, Belinda) Contents: Protoceratops, Monoclonius, Brachiosaurus, Diplodocus, Oviraptor, Notosawrus, Ouranosaurus, Euoplochephalus, Spinosaurus, Diplocaulus, Tyrannosaurus, Eoraptor, Oviraptor, Albertosaurus, Triceratops, Hypsilophodon, Ichthyosaur, Parasaurolophus, Stegosaurus, Pteradon, Maiasaura, Caudipteryx, Velociraptor, Giganotosaurus Grade/s 3-8  |  32 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95


(Written by Willson, B) Contents: Lion cubs, zebras, puppies, koala, elephant, kitten, hippopotamus, foal, polar bear, fox cubs, kangaroo/wallaby joey, mouse/rat, monkey/gorilla, fawn, Draw your own baby animal. Grade/s 3-8  |  32 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95



Art - Intermediate

(Written by Martin, C) Contents: high jump, batsman, ballerina, cyclist, swimmer, diver, karate, long jump, sprinter, surfer, yoga, prayer, tennis player, juggler, draw your own action figure. Grade/s 3  |  30 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95



Atlas

(Written by Jacaranda) The fourth edition of the Jacaranda Primary Atlas has been revised to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum: Geography. Retaining its mapping excellence and graded skill development, the as presents a wealth of gazetteer and thematic maps, new case studies, and fully updated statistics that go with the curriculum content descriptions for Years 3-6. The atlas is divided into three main sections: Skills: Students are introduced to basic map interpretation and geospatial skills through stimulating resources and activities. Australia: This section comprehensively informs students about their own country. Detailed maps of each state and territory are supported by Geofacts and case studies appropriate to primary school students and curriculum themes.  Topics such as Australia's natural and human features, resources and their sustainable use, care for special places, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, and our connections with other countries are featured throughout this section. World: Satellite images of continents give students a bird's-eye view of the world, while new case studies explore natural and human features, geographical and cultural diversity, and issues relating to the ways humans interact with their environments. Additional thematic pages provide an engaging reference for topics such as climate, endangered species, culture and World Heritage. Grade/s 7-10  |  174 Pages  |  830 Grams

$45.50


To be used in conjunction with Succeeding in Social Studies


Comprehension - Extension

(Written by Howard, P) Excellence in Reading Skills Year 3 is the third of six books aimed at primary children to help improve their reading and vocabulary. Students are presented with an interesting study passage based on questions which may puzzle them. Hopefully, students' general knowledge will increase as they work through the series. At Year 3, pupils are required to read and search for answers in the text. They also have to use their imaginations by writing a sentence relevant to each text. The Answers section is placed in the middle of the book so it can be removed by a teacher or parent. Grade/s 3  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$14.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Small print. Needs good reading skills and vocabulary for this age. Various interesting topics. Completes book with comprehending a timetable. Good vocabulary and general knowledge extension. Requires thinking. Grade/s 3-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Answers Integrated approach to English by offering children interesting passages to dissect and respond to by writing answers. Large print. Includes recognition of parts of speech, dictionary skills and poetry. Grade/s 3-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book for extension work if required


Curriculum Guides

(Written by Homeschooling Supplies (Aust)) A comprehensive suggested Curriculum guide for Grade 3 is available free of charge to customers purchasing books at the appropriate level. Grade/s 3  |  8 Pages  |  10 Grams

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A suggested curriculum guide is available free of charge when ordering books for this level


English - Core Curriculum

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Capital Letters, Full Stops and Question Marks, Commas, Exclamation Marks, Comprehension: Horatius, Writing A Paragraph, Editing, Writing A Paragraph 2, Nouns, Common and Proper Nouns, Comprehension: Joan of Arc, Keeping A Journal, Dictionary Skills, Collective Nouns, Abstract Nouns, Comprehension: Alfred the Great, Writing A Story, Writing A Story 2, Nouns Must Agree with Verbs, Nouns Must Agree with Verbs 2, Comprehension: Jackie, Jackie, Writing A Story 3, Word Knowledge, Noun Gender, the Rain, Writing A Poem, Writing A Friendly Letter, Writing A Friendly Letter 2, Verbs, Verbs 2, Comprehension: Grace Darling, Emails, Writing An Email, Verb Tenses, Verb Tenses, Comprehension: Alexander the Great, Dictionary Skills 2, Word Knowledge 2, Subject and Predicate, Subject and Predicate 2. Grade/s 3-4  |  128 Pages  |  340 Grams

$18.95


Use this grammar book first. This book also includes creative writing and comprehension

(Written by Marett,V) Contents: Proper and Common Noun Practise, Verb Practise, Comprehension: Henry Lawson, Writing an Invitation, Writing an Invitation 2, Answering An Invitation, Answering An Invitation 2, Adjective Practise, Preposition Practise, Comprehension: Banjo Paterson, Poem: Waltzing Matilda, Australian Slang Terms, Conjunctions, Conjunctions, Comprehension: Caroline Chisolm, How Are Books Arranged in a Library? More About Libraries, How Do You Find the Book You Want? How Do You Find the Book You Want 2? Present and Past Participles, Past Participles That Change, Limericks, Writing A Limerick, Homonyms, Homonyms, Past Participles That Change, Past Tense and Past Participles that Change, Comprehension: Helen Keller, Using A Table of Contents, Using A Table of Contents, Adverbs, Adverbs, Applying Grammar, Applying Grammar, Leading For Information? , Australia, Using An Index, Using An Index, Reading An Index, Many Uses of a Dictionary, Articles: A, An and The, Have and Has, Comprehension: Sir Isaac Newton, Using An Encyclopedia, Sentence Practise, More Practise With Commas and Full stops, Exclamation Marks, Question Marks and Full Stops, Reading for Information: Following Instructions: Making A Butterfly, Anagrams, Word Knowledge: Idioms, Adverbs, Prepositions, Comprehension: David Livingstone, Riddles, Quotation Marks, Comprehension: Rules for the Road, Reading For Information: Following Instructions: Making A Greeting Card, Using Better Words, Using An Apostrophe (Contractions), Using An Apostrophe (Ownership), Comprehension: The Brave Spartan, Story Writing: A Perfect Summer Day, Double Negatives, Noun Plurals, Comprehension: The Athenians Fight Too, Homographs, Homographs, Noun Plurals, Noun Plurals, Reading A Timetable, Reading A Timetable, Reading A Timetable, Word Knowledge: Idioms, Sentences and Non-Sentences, Identifying Parts of a Sentence, Comprehension: Roman Soldiers, Synonyms, Antonyms, Making Two Sentences into One, Making Two Sentences into One, Comprehension: What is a Volcano? Using One Word for Several, Revision, Answers. Grade/s 3-4  |  128 Pages  |  340 Grams

$18.95


This book follows Successful English 3A. This book also includes creative writing and comprehension


English - Reading Appreciation

(Written by Howard, P) A selection of Aesop's fables. Each fable covers two pages of reading and a page of comprehension stories. Contents: The dog in the manger, The stag and his antlers, The town mouse and the country mouse, The vain crow, The travellers and the axe, Belling the cat, The horse and the donkey, The lawyer and the pears, The wolf and the kid, The lion and the bulls, The woman and the snake, The hen and the fox, The stupid wolf, The snake and the file, The ass and the dog, The boy who cried wolf, The dog and the bone, The goat and the lion, The wolf and the lamb, The thieves and the rooster. Grade/s 3-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P) Contains two stories with multi-choice comprehension. Answers included. Grade/s 3-6  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard/Wilson) Multiple choice questions. Lovely illustrations. Answers included. Grade/s 3-6  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text


General Aptitude

(Written by Howard, P) Written to give children practise in intelligence tests which they will face when they seek a job. Contents: Spatial reasoning, odd one out, finding shapes, building words, crosswords, correct meanings, analogies, following lines, anagrams, sequential reasoning, word association, order, magic square, rhyming words, jumbles letters, areas of funny figures, opposites hidden words, same sound spelt differently, making cubes, categories. Essential work for all children. Probably best used occasionally rather than as a daily exercise. Grade/s 2-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use occasionally to allow students to become accustomed to general aptitude questions

(Written by Howard/Faux) The tests in this book provide practise in these type of tests but have not been standardised. Grade/s 3-4  |  64 Pages  |  200 Grams

$12.95



Maths Primary - Core Curriculum

(Written by Tan, J) Numbers 0 to 100 - count the objects, write in tens and ones, greater/smaller number, numbers, number words, arrange in ascending order, arrange in descending order. Addition and subtraction up to 100 - addition and subtraction statements, numbers relationships, numbers before and after other numbers, more than, less than, addition, subtraction, subtraction by regrouping word problems. Place value of numbers to 1000 - count in hundreds, tens and ones, count on the HTO frame, draw beds on to HTO frame, addition statements and HTO frame, hundreds, tens and ones and HTO frame, place value. Number words - number words, numerals. Number series/arranging numbers - number series, greater, smaller number, greatest number, smallest number, arrange in ascending order, arrange in descending order, identify number series, means of >, < and =, more than, less than. Addition and subtraction up to 1000 - simple addition, simple subtraction in ones, tens and hundreds, given three numbers, write additional and subtraction statements, add in ones, tens and hundreds, match to make 100, subtract in ones, tens and hundreds, addition with regrouping. Addition and subtraction up to 1000 - Subtraction with regrouping, number relationships, picture and addition and subtraction statements, three numbers and addition and subtraction statements, number puzzle, maths puzzles, more additions an subtractions, substitution, sums and differences, largest and smallest sum and difference, revision, word problems. Time - write the minutes of a clock, draw the correct time, write the correct time, draw the time now and later, write the time now and earlier or later, meaning of "past" and "to", word problems Weight - meaning of heavier and lighter, find the weight in kg, read the scales in kg, read the scales g, word problems. Space and measurement - nets, 3D solids, using given nets of cubes to...

$16.95


This book follows Easy-Learn Maths 2B

(Written by Tan, J) Contents: Count in steps of 1-6, 10. Multiplication tables x4,5,6,10. X & + statements. Number of items in groups. Simple multiplication. Number series in 2's, 3's, 4's, 5's. Number patterns. Division. Counting money to make $1, $10. Convert cents to dollars and cents. Adding and subtracting money. Word problems. Dividing into « & ¬. Name the fraction. Pie charts. Comparing fractions. Arrange fractions in ascending/descending order. To make a whole. Area. Shapes and patterns. Reading and interpreting Pictographs. Measuring in litres. Lengths in cm. Read the ruler. Draw a square, rectangle, triangle. Symmetry, mirror image. Tessellation. Grade/s 3  |  128 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


This book follows Easy-Learn Maths 3A

(Written by Musumeci Carmel) Contents: multiplication practice for 1, 2, 5, 10, 3, 6 & 9 times tables. Grade/s 2-6  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Extra practise in multiplication if required

(Written by Musumeci Carmel) Contents: multiplication practice for 4, 8, 12, 7 & 11 times tables. Grade/s 2-6  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Extra practise in multiplication if required


Music

(Written by Kenyon, E) This book is designed to enable a mother, even without musical knowledge, to assist her young child in learning the music notes. It entails 5-10 minutes daily making each exercise a question and answer game. It also enables parents to gauge whether or not their children have an interest in music which will warrant the spending of money on music lessons. Grade/s K-2  |  26 Pages  |  290 Grams

$17.75


This book is designed to enable a parent even without musical knowledge to assist a young child in learning the musical notes


Phonics

(Written by Marett, V) The sixth in a series of seven books suitable for young children beginning to learn to read, for children needing work after school and older slow learners. Begins the double and multiple sounds. Rules are included. Includes lots of practise and reading. Contents: Quick reference guide for rules, igh sound, multiple ou sounds, multiple ow sounds, multiple au sounds, aw sound, multiple ew sounds, gn sound, multiple gu sounds, gh sound, ui sound, multiple ough sounds, multiple augh sounds, eigh sound, tion sound, sion sound, cian, cial sounds, revision, answers. Grade/s 3-8  |  128 Pages  |  320 Grams

$18.95


This book follows Successful Spelling 2


Phonics - Revision

(Written by Marett, V) Intended to revise phonics, including the rules for this age group. Should be completed by all children sometime during these grades. This book revises th, ng, sh, wh, ee, ar, oa, multiple a, silent b, multiple e, silent h, multiple I, multiple y, doubling rule, multiple u, multiple o, other sounds x, s, wh, km, wr, ch, other sounds c and g, ck, dge, tch, ed, or. Answers included. Grade/s 3-6  |  72 Pages  |  210 Grams

$13.95


Use this book after completing Learn to Read Write and Spell 6

(Written by Marett, V) Intended to revise the phonics, including the rules, for this age group. Should be completed by all children sometime during these grades. This book revises: ie, ay, ai, oi, oy, ei, ey, oo, ea, igh, ou, ow, au, aw, ew, 4 spellings of the or sound, gn, gu, gh, ui. Introduces the following sounds: eigh, 5 spellings of er sound, 5 spellings of air sound, 6 sounds of ough, 2 sounds of augh, foreign words, ti, si, ci, ph, rh, sc, eu, ps, pn, pt, tricky spellings, plurals, some Latin root words, prefixes, suffixes. (As appropriate to this age group. Others taught in highschool.) Intended to be used instead of Practical Phonics Workbook 6 as many parents by this time have others to teach to read and can spend only minimal supervision time with the child. Answers included. Grade/s 3-6  |  72 Pages  |  210 Grams

$13.95


Use this book after completing Revise your Phonics 1


Reference

(Written by Oxford) The Australian Oxford Paperback Thesaurus is the most easy to use Australian thesaurus available for adults, the perfect resource to expand your vocabulary, improve the quality of your writing, and enable you to communicate with confidence. Over 150,000 similar and related words to choose from Clear cross-references to words with opposite meanings and related meanings. A to Z sequence makes it easy to find the word you need. Many phrases and sentences show how words are used in context; labels indicate words that have restricted use; different senses are numbered Parts of speech are highlighted. Grade/s 2-4  |  625 Pages  |  560 Grams

$32.95


This book is required when working through the successful English series

(Written by Oxford University Press)A good quality dictionary for primary school.Grade/s 1-4  |  506 Pages  |  640 Grams

$32.95


A primary dictionary with simple explanations for use in the lower grades and was used in the writing of the Successful English series


Science - Primary

(Written by Marett, V) These series of workbooks are designed to provide children with a mixture of theoretical and hands on knowledge of science. They are intended to eventually progress through all grades. Students should begin at an appropriate place and continue numerically. Printing is larger to cater for younger children. Contents: Birds, gulls, pelicans, penguins, air, wind, mammals, elephants, definitions, answers. Grade/s 2-3  |  80 Pages  |  230 Grams

$14.95


This book is available in two editions; A Christian edition and a secular edition. This is the secular edition.

(Written by Marett, V) These series of workbooks are designed to provide children with a mixture of theoretical and hands on knowledge of science. Written from a Christian perspective. They are intended to eventually progress through all grades. Students should begin at an appropriate place and continue numerically. Printing is larger to cater for younger children. The weather section in this book is designed to be completed over the period of a year. Students will continue on with the other books during this time Contents: equipment needed, weather, sorting things, living things, plants, fungi, revision, definitions, answers, sheets needed for activities. Grade/s 2-3  |  80 Pages  |  230 Grams

$14.95


This book is available in two editions; A Christian edition and a secular edition. This is the Christian edition.

(Written by Wilson, G) Looking at animal habitats, investigating insects, catching crustaceans, avoiding arachnids, food chains, The original inhabitants, Australia's unique animal life, Australia's unique plants, what are senses? Testing our senses, what is sound? How do we hear sound? Seeing sound, bouncing sound, how does sound travel? Wheels make work easier, pulleys cogs and gears, wheels for transport. Grade/s 3  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


This book follows Primary Science 3


Social Studies

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Maps and Continents, Learning About Maps, Maps of the World, Continents, Australia, North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Arctic and Antarctic, Transport in Australia, Water Transport, Paddle Steamers, Rail Transport, Trucks, Air Transport, Conserving and Protecting Our Environment, Trees, Special Birds of Australia, Strange Animals, Australian Reptiles, Water, Energy, Recycling, Famous People, Ross Smith, The Wright Brothers, Robert Scott, Answers. Grade/s 3  |  80 Pages  |  225 Grams

$14.95


Use this book after Succeeding in Social Studies 2


Spelling

(Written by Marett, V) This book replaces Spelling Matters 4. Contents: Notes to Parents: Revision of Commonly Used Words. igh sound, 3: ou that says ow as in bounce, ou that says ow as in found, Revision, ou that says ow as in round, ou that says short u as in young, ou that says long oo as in soup and the long o as in shoulder, ow that says long o as in crow, 10: Revision, 11: ow that says long o as in snow, ow that says ow as in cow, ow that says ow as in owl, au that says aw as in autumn, Revision, au hat says aw as in sauce and short o as in Australia, aw says aw as in draw, ew says oo as in crew and you as in stew, ui says oo as in fruit, Revision, a says the short a sound, a says the long a sound, e says the short e sound, i says the short i sound, Revision, i says the long i sound, o says the short o sound, o says the long o sound, u says the short u sound, u says the long u sound, y says ee, ar sound, ea says ee and ea that says short e, Revision, ea says er, the short e and ear, ee says long e, oa says long o, or sound, Revision, Dictation, Spelling rules, Answers. Grade/s 3-4  |  96 Pages  |  270 Grams

$16.95


This book follows Successful Spelling 2

(Written by Howard, P)60 Practical pages in vocabulary building. The exposure to the words, which are placed in context, will improve the child's spelling and ability to construct sentences.Grade/s 3-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Extension work as required


Tests

(Written by Marett, V) Use this book at the end of grade 3 or for placement of the child when commencing homeschooling. Grade/s 3  |  72 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book to test your child's progress

(Written by Marett, V) A revision of Maths for Year 3. A good way to check your child's progress or as a diagnostic tool for children coming out of school to commence homeschooling. Grade/s 3  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book to test your child's progress

(Written by Marett, V) A revision of Spelling for Years 3-4. A good way to check your child's progress or as a diagnostic tool for children coming out of school to commence homeschooling. Grade/s 3-4  |  72 Pages  |  200 Grams

$12.95


Use this book to test your child's progress


Art - Intermediate

(Written by Martin, C) Contents: high jump, batsman, ballerina, cyclist, swimmer, diver, karate, long jump, sprinter, surfer, yoga, prayer, tennis player, juggler, draw your own action figure. Grade/s 3  |  30 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95