3rd Grade Resources Avi Author of Crispin Biographies eHistory Archive – biographies Brian Jacques Official site of the Author of the Redwall Books. Chris Van Allsburg Author of the Polar Express Color Landform Atlas - Colorado Maps of Colorado’s physical features Colorado - Doing History Colorado History Colorado State Symbols Colorado Social Studies Colorado Virtual Library for Kids A huge collection about famous Coloradans. Including biographies, maps, sketches, videos and more. Dave Pilkey Author of Captain Underpants, Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot, and many more. David Wiesner Author of Flotsam Deborah Hopkinson Author of Dear America… Hear My Sorrow. Diane deGroat Author of Gilbert Series Esme Rajl Codell Author of Sahara Special Jan Brett Author of Trouble with Trolls Janet Stevens Local Author of The Great Fuzz Frenzy, Platypus Lost, The Little Red Pen, and many more! Jerry Spinelli Author of Maniac Magee, Stargirl, and others. Kate DiCamillo Because of Winn Dixie Katherine Paterson Author of Bridge to Terabithia Laura Numeroff Author of If You Give a Pig a Pancake and If you Give a Mouse a Cookie etc. Resources for Geographers CU Boulder Geography Resources Roald Dahl Author of James and the Giant Peach Sharon Creech Author of Heartbeat Spelling City Build your vocabulary and spelling skills! Steven Kellog Author of Is Your Mama a Llama and Pinkerton. Symbols of Colorado Colorado State Archives Symbols and Emblems Tomie dePaola Author of Strega Nona books Typing Web Free online typing tutor Will Hobbs Author of Crossing the Wire Wordle Create beautiful word clouds.