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Knock Off Numbers for Mental Math Practice!

Starting with mental math basics will give your child the confidence to take on longer, more complex problems. This activity is a great starting point because it is quick, easy and involves only simple addition facts.

Make a Prediction

Every third grader needs to master their division facts. Try using this fun activity to do just that! All you need is a deck of playing cards, and you're ready to get started.

Design and Create Your Own Family "Money"

With this fun craft activity, your child can design and "make" his own money, for use as currency and math practice at home.

Addition Treasure Hunt

It's a rare kid who doesn't love a good treasure hunt. Here's one that's a brain-challenge for your third grader, calling upon math skills with money and with decimals.

How Old is That Tree?

We can't ask a tree how old it is, but there is a way to find out without chopping it down. Try this simple activity with your child to guesstimate the age of a tree in your yard and nurture her developing math skills while you're at it!

Homemade Kaleidoscope

Make a kaleidoscope at home to teach your kids about the color spectrum and introduce them to the science of mirrors.

Money Skills for Kids

Teach your third grader about the concepts money and purchasing with this "Mock Card Shop" activity.

Math Baseball

This two-player game is a fun way to practice multiplication facts! You'll use a pair of dice to determine the numbers you will multiply with. The product determines whether you've hit a single, double, triple, or home run!

Math Solitaire for Two

Engage your third-grader in this version of the classic game and to help her practice using mental math to solve addition and subtraction problems.

Schoolyard Multiplication

Take a break from the flash cards and try practicing multiplication facts with this fun game! Help your third grader gain confidence working with his times tables as you race around the schoolyard in this exciting activity.

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