Grade 3 – Project Based Lessons

Month 1: My Local History
Description: In this project, students will explore the history of their local area. They will research significant events, landmarks, and historical figures. Students will create timelines, conduct interviews with community members, and organize a history exhibit or presentation to showcase their findings to their classmates and families.


Month 2: Exploring Ecosystems
Description: Exploring Ecosystems focuses on understanding different ecosystems and the interdependence of plants, animals, and the environment. Students will study ecosystems such as rainforests, coral reefs, or wetlands. They will create dioramas, conduct research projects, and even simulate ecosystem interactions to deepen their understanding.


Month 3: Energy Explorers
Description: This project introduces students to different forms of energy, including renewable and non-renewable sources. They will learn about electricity, solar energy, wind power, and more. Students will create energy-saving plans, design and build simple machines, and present their findings through informative posters or presentations.


Month 4: Cultural Cuisine
Description: Cultural Cuisine aims to explore diverse culinary traditions from around the world. Students will research different countries and their traditional dishes. They will learn about cultural food practices, ingredients, and cooking methods. Students will prepare and share dishes, create recipe books, and organize a multicultural food fair.


Month 5: Science Sleuths
Description: Science Sleuths focuses on developing scientific inquiry and investigation skills. Students will engage in hands-on experiments and explore scientific concepts such as forces, matter, or electricity. They will design experiments, collect data, and present their findings in the form of scientific reports or presentations.


Month 6: Make a Difference
Description: Make a Difference project encourages students to become active global citizens and make positive changes in their community. Students will identify social or environmental issues that matter to them and design projects to address those issues. They may organize fundraisers, clean-up campaigns, or awareness events to create an impact.


Month 7: Storytelling Through Art
Description: Storytelling Through Art combines the power of storytelling with artistic expression. Students will choose a favorite story or create their own narratives and bring them to life through different art forms such as painting, sculpture, or collage. They will showcase their artwork in a class gallery or host a storytelling event.


Month 8: Math in Motion
Description: Math in Motion integrates mathematics and physical movement. Students will explore math concepts through activities like measuring distances, calculating speed, or creating graphs based on their physical movements. They will design obstacle courses, track their progress, and present their findings through charts, graphs, or video presentations.


Month 9: Our Solar System
Description: Our Solar System project focuses on learning about our planetary neighborhood. Students will study the planets, their characteristics, and their orbits. They will create models of the solar system, design informative posters or infographics, and even organize a “Space Day” where they can share their knowledge with the school community.