# 3.OA.A Lesson Plans

#### CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.3.OA.A

:"Represent and solve problems involving multiplication and division."

These lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

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Robot Multiplication

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Robot Multiplication

Students will master multiplication with this inventive robot challenge! Your students will practice their math-fact fluency in this lesson plan.

3rd grade

Math

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Halloween Repeated Addition and Multiplication

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Halloween Repeated Addition and Multiplication

Students are at the center of learning as they create and illustrate their own Halloween math problems that show the relationship between addition and multiplication - helping them transition conceptually from the concrete to the abstract.

3rd grade

Math

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You're On a Roll! Practicing Multiplication Facts

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You're On a Roll! Practicing Multiplication Facts

Are your students struggling to remember their times tables? We all know the only way to remembering math facts is to practice! This hands-on lesson is a fun way for your class get the practice they need to master multiplication facts.

3rd grade

Math

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Divide it Up!

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Divide it Up!

Make division come to life with this hands-on, introductory lesson on the operation of division! Students will use authentic problems and manipulatives to experience division in action.

3rd grade

Math

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Solving Long Division Problems

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Solving Long Division Problems

Help your students put their best foot forward when it comes to this lesson that allows them to solve problems both in a group setting and individually.

3rd grade

Math

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Array Models in Multiplication

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Array Models in Multiplication

This lesson allows students to explore the concept of multiplication hands on. Kids will also come to understand why multiplication is important as well as how to solve multiplication problems using array models.

3rd grade

Math

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Bunches of Bunnies

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Bunches of Bunnies

Hop into multiplication! Introduce your class to times tables with this engaging math lesson. Students will read about the correlation between repeated addition and multiplication, and then create hands-on book pages to illustrate it.

3rd grade

Math

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Multiplication R.A.C.E.

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Multiplication R.A.C.E.

Teach your students how to use a variety of representations when creating and solving word problems. Simple acronyms and visual aides help make learning multiplication a breeze.

3rd grade

Math

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Multiplication: Solving for Unknown Factors

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Multiplication: Solving for Unknown Factors

What's the unknown? In this lesson, your students will become familiar with strategies that can help them solve for the unknown factor in multiplication problems.

3rd grade

Math

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Division: Solving for Unknown Factors

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Division: Solving for Unknown Factors

Help your class conquer division with this lesson that has them find the unknown factor using multiplication!

3rd grade

Math

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Tens Multiplication Facts

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Tens Multiplication Facts

Students will get a chance to see and interact with solving tens multiplication facts in real world scenarios. They will finish this lesson confident in knowing how to solve 10s multiplication facts.

3rd grade

Math

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Book Orders: Money

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Book Orders: Money

Don't throw away all of those extra copies of your book order forms! They make great springboards for math lessons. This lesson integrates them into activities designed to help young learners with money math.

3rd grade

Math

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Animal Spots: Multiplication Practice

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Animal Spots: Multiplication Practice

Animals and spots are used to make multiplication interesting! In this lesson, students will practice multiplying one digit numbers.

2nd grade

Math

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Domino Multiplication

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Domino Multiplication

Don't knock the dominoes over! In this lesson, your students will practice multiplying by 2's with dominoes.

2nd grade

Math

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Multiplication Stories

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Multiplication Stories

Math can be made into short stories! Inspire your students to get creative with this lesson plan that will help them practice making and solving word problems.

2nd grade

Math

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Missing Numbers: Math Review

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Missing Numbers: Math Review

Help! The numbers in our equations have run away and left their answers alone! In this lesson, students will review their math facts and knowledge to solve Ken Ken like puzzles and bring the numbers back to their places.

3rd grade

Math

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Candy Multiplication

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Candy Multiplication

Delicious multiplication! In this sweet lesson, your students will learn how to relate multiplication to repeated addition using candy counters.

3rd grade

Math

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Roll the Dice: Skip Counting by Fives

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Roll the Dice: Skip Counting by Fives

Five, ten, fifteen... Help your students practice their multiplication skills by teaching them to skip count by fives. In this lesson, they will use dice to practice math!

2nd grade

Math

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Slap and Roll Timed Multiplication

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Slap and Roll Timed Multiplication

Students will "roll" to this quick game and "slap out" multiplication facts to reinforce multiplication skills and beat their own scores!

3rd grade

Math

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Repeated Addition and Multiplication

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Repeated Addition and Multiplication

Teach your students how repeated addition relates to multiplication. This lesson builds number sense and supports a conceptual understanding of multiplication.

3rd grade

Math

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Number Line Multiplication

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Number Line Multiplication

Teach your students to use number lines as a strategy to multiply two single-digit factors.

3rd grade

Math

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Skip Counting to Understand Multiplication

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Skip Counting to Understand Multiplication

Teach your students to use skip counting as a strategy to multiply two single-digit factors.

3rd grade

Math

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Partnering Addition and Multiplication

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Partnering Addition and Multiplication

Multiplication is no longer a mystery when it is partnered with addition! Help your students make connections between multiplication and repeated addition with this hands-on lesson that includes several types of concrete examples.

3rd grade

Math

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It's Time to Celebrate the Chinese New Year!

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It's Time to Celebrate the Chinese New Year!

Celebrating the Chinese New Year is fun for family and friends! Use this lesson to teach your students some of the holiday's traditions and events as they practice solving word problems, which involve time and all four math operations.

3rd grade

Math

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A Hearty Valentine’s Day

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A Hearty Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! Use this fun hands-on lesson with your students to practice solving division problems with one-digit divisors. Students will explore different strategies they can use to solve division problems.

3rd grade

Math

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Division Word Problems

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Division Word Problems

Freshen up on your understanding of division word problems with long division and one-digit divisors! Use this lesson to help students identify key division terms and solve word problems.

3rd grade

Math

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Stepping Through Multiplication and Division Word Problems

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Stepping Through Multiplication and Division Word Problems

Teach your students four simple steps to help them solve multiplication and division word problems with confidence.

3rd grade

Math

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Multiply by 5

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Multiply by 5

Help your students discover patterns when multiplying by five.

3rd grade

Math

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Let's Talk About Multiplication Facts

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Let's Talk About Multiplication Facts

It's not enough to just memorize the multiplication table! It helps students to know how to explain their strategy to find the product too. Teach this lesson on its own or use it as support for the lesson Slap and Roll Timed Multiplication.

3rd grade

Math

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Strategy Work: Skip Counting to Multiply

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Strategy Work: Skip Counting to Multiply

Use this lesson to teach your students about the strategy of skip counting. It can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for *Multiply by 5*.

3rd grade

Math

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