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Division and Multiplication Relationship
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Division and Multiplication Relationship
Let's better understand multiplication and division concepts! Use this lesson to help students understand inverse operations between multiplication and division.
3rd grade
Math
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Subtraction with Regrouping
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Subtraction with Regrouping
Help your students subtract with confidence by sharing two different strategies. Use this lesson to build on students’ understanding of subtraction and to evaluate this key skill.
3rd grade
Math
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Organize Your Data
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Organize Your Data
Collect and graph! In this lesson, your students will practice collecting, organizing, and interpreting data by using real life examples.
3rd grade
Math
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Divide it Up!
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Divide it Up!
Make division come to life with this handson, 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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HandsOn Multiplication
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HandsOn Multiplication
Students get handson practice playing this math multiplication game with their hands!
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 onedigit divisors! Use this lesson to help students identify key division terms and solve word problems.
3rd grade
Math
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Find The Perimeter: Real Life Objects
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Find The Perimeter: Real Life Objects
This lesson on perimeter will let your students walk around the class to see the border, use a measuring tape to measure the walls in their classroom, and enable them to understand how math is related to real life!
3rd grade
Math
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Addition with Regrouping
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Addition with Regrouping
In this lesson, students will add threedigit numbers using expanded form addition and standard algorithm addition. They'll explain their answers and highlight the steps for each of the strategies.
3rd grade
Math
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Finding the Area of a Rectangle
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Finding the Area of a Rectangle
Let your students learn how to find the area of rectangular objects by doing handson activities. Your students will love finding the area of various rectangular objects around the classroom!
3rd grade
Math
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Multiplying by Multiples of 10
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Multiplying by Multiples of 10
10, 20, 30, and up! In this lesson, students learn strategies for multiplying onedigit numbers by multiples of ten (10 through 90) through practice problems and playing a fun, handson game.
3rd grade
Math
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Associative Property of Multiplication
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Associative Property of Multiplication
Teach your students to recognize and use the associative property of multiplication.
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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Characteristics of Polygons
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Characteristics of Polygons
Bring on the polygons! Your students will build their understanding of polygons and sort shapes into categories based on their attributes in this lesson.
3rd grade
Math
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What is My Place Value?
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What is My Place Value?
Expand on your students' knowledge of base ten numbers with this lesson that introduces the students to the place and value of digits within a number.
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 singledigit factors.
3rd 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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What Are Equivalent Fractions?
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What Are Equivalent Fractions?
Get your students to think deeply about fractions as they discuss which pictures show equivalence. Use this as a stand alone lesson or a prelesson for the *Equivalent Fractions: Are They Equal?* lesson.
3rd grade
Math
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Fractions in Action
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Fractions in Action
Have your "whole" group get a "piece" of fun in this sweet and tasty math game!
3rd grade
Math
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Stepping Through Addition and Subtraction Word Problems
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Stepping Through Addition and Subtraction Word Problems
Use this lesson to teach your students how to determine if they should use addition, subtraction, or both operations to solve a word problem by following four simple steps.
3rd grade
Math
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Boom, Clap! Patterns in the Multiplication Table
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Boom, Clap! Patterns in the Multiplication Table
BOOM! Have a blast teaching your students how to find and use patterns within the multiplication table to increase fluency with multiplication and build number sense.
3rd grade
Math
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Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
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Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
In this lesson, students will practice strategies of subtracting time and apply them to real life scenarios. Also, use this game with the lesson that teaches addition of elapsed time called Beyond Just Addition.
3rd grade
Math
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Explaining Equivalent Fractions
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Explaining Equivalent Fractions
In order to build a strong foundation with fractions, students should be able to explain the concept and their thinking. Use this as a stand alone lesson or as a prelesson for *Let's Play Equivalent Fractions!*
3rd grade
Math
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Multiplication and Division Fact Families
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Multiplication and Division Fact Families
Support your students' math fluency by teaching them about the relationship between multiplication and division through fact families. This lesson can stand alone or be used as a prelesson for the *Do You Know Your Math Facts?* lesson.
3rd grade
Math
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TwoStep Word Problems with Mixed Operations  Gamified!
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TwoStep Word Problems with Mixed Operations  Gamified!
Students will have fun learning the Read, Draw, Write (RDW) strategy on twostep, mixed operation problems. First they will learn RDW, and then they will practice it in a game called Four in a Row.
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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