50 Words 3rd Graders Should Know

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50 words every 3rd grader should know.

achieve

to do something successfully

ancient

very old

campaign

the event and activities held to help someone win an election

candidate

someone who is applying for a job or running in an election

celebration

a joyous ceremony or gathering

century

a period of 100 years

ceremony

actions, words, and often music to mark an important event

climate

the usual weather in a place

community

a group of people who live in the same area

construct

to build or make something

culture

the way of life, ideas, customs, and traditions of a group of people

damage

to harm something

develop

to grow or build on something

device

a machine that does a particular job

difficult

not easy

endangered

in a dangerous situation

enormous

very large

erupt

to start happening suddenly

examine

to look carefully at something

exhibit

to show something to the public

extinct

having died out

fossil

the remains of a plant or an animal from millions of years ago

frigid

very cold

habitat

the place and natural conditions in which a plant or an animal lives

improve

to make better

journey

a long trip

memorial

something done or built to help people remember someone or an event

occur

to happen

oppose

to be against

orbit

to cricle around

pollute

to make dirty

population

the total number of people who live in a place

predict

to say what you think will happen in the future

prohibit

to stop something offically

recognize

to see someone or something and know them or it

recycle

to gather old items so they can be used to make new products

region

an area

represent

to speack or act for someone or something else

ruin

to spoil or destroy something completely

salute

to honor someone or something

similar

alike or of the same type

survive

to continue to live or exist

threatened

in danger

tradition

a custom or belief handed down from one generation to the next

transform

to make a great change in something

unite

to put or join together

unusual

not common, rare

valuable

somthing that is worth a lot of money or is important in some way

vehicle

something in which people or goods are carried from place to place

vessel

a ship or large boat

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