Science Worksheets and Study Guides Third Grade. Hands-on Lab Skills/Science Inquiry - 3rd grade

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

New Hampshire College and Career Ready Standards

NH.SPS1. Science Process Skills: Scientific Inquiry and Critical Thinking Skills
S:SPS1:4:1.1. Making Observations and Asking Questions: Students will apply skills from previous grades and extend the senses using simple tools.
S:SPS1:4:3.3. Conducting Scientific Investigations: Students will apply skills from previous grades and identify and use appropriate tools.
S:SPS1:4:4.4. Representing and Understanding Results of Investigations: Students will apply skills from previous grades and analyze data and identify discrepancies.
NH.SPS2. Science Process Skills: Unifying Concepts of Science
S:SPS2:4:1.4. Nature of Science: Students will apply skills from previous grades and explain that scientific investigations may take many different forms, including observing what things are like or what is happening somewhere, collecting specimens for analysis, and doing experiments; and that investigations can focus on physical, biological, and social questions.
NH.SPS4. Science Process Skills: Science Skills for Information, Communication and Media Literacy
S:SPS4:4:1.2. Information and Media Literacy: Students will apply skills from previous grades and use appropriate tools to measure and graph data.
S:SPS4:4:1.3. Information and Media Literacy: Students will apply skills from previous grades and analyze and compare data from a variety of age-appropriate sources such as newspapers and websites.
NH.LS5. Life Science: The growth of scientific knowledge in Life Science has been advanced through the development of technology and is used (alone or in combination with other sciences) to identify, understand and solve local and global issues.
S:LS5:4:2.1. Tools: Students will demonstrate the use of appropriate tools and simple equipment, such as thermometers, magnifiers and microscopes to gather data and extend the senses.
NH.PS4. Physical Science: The growth of scientific knowledge in Physical Science has been advanced through the development of technology and is used (alone or in combination with other sciences) to identify, understand and solve local and global issues.
S:PS4:4:2.1. Tools: Students will demonstrate how to use tools, such as magnifiers, scales, balances, rulers, and thermometers to gather data and extend the senses.