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Divide it Up!
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 Elapsed Time Word Problems
Solving Elapsed Time Word Problems
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Solving Elapsed Time Word Problems
Get your students thinking about how the number line and the word problem are related! Use this lesson alongside *Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problems* or on its own.
3rd grade
Math
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Stepping Through Addition and Subtraction Word Problems
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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Two-Step Word Problems with Mixed Operations - Gamified!
Two-Step Word Problems with Mixed Operations - Gamified!
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Two-Step Word Problems with Mixed Operations - Gamified!
Students will have fun learning the Read, Draw, Write (RDW) strategy on two-step, 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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Stepping Through Multiplication and Division Word Problems
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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Let's Play Ball
Let's Play Ball
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Let's Play Ball
Students will have a ball with this data collection lesson plan where they learn about collecting and plotting data on a chart and line plot.
3rd grade
Math
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Multiplication Stories
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.
3rd grade
Math
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Beyond Just Addition
Beyond Just Addition
Lesson Plan
Beyond Just Addition
In this interactive lesson that includes the use of clock manipulatives, students will discover that addition goes beyond straightforward addition problems. Finding the elapsed time is easy with addition!
3rd grade
Math
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Asking and Answering Questions about Line Plots and Bar Graphs
Asking and Answering Questions about Line Plots and Bar Graphs
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Asking and Answering Questions about Line Plots and Bar Graphs
Take students’ understanding of bar graphs and line plots to the next level. This lesson will encourage students to think about how graphs are designed and the questions we can ask and answer about data presented in graphs.
3rd grade
Math
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Polygon Perimeters with Tantalizing Tangrams!
Polygon Perimeters with Tantalizing Tangrams!
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Polygon Perimeters with Tantalizing Tangrams!
Teach your students to find the perimeter of polygons using real world examples. They will make polygon pictures using tangrams and practice finding the perimeters of the polygons in their masterpieces.
3rd grade
Math
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It's Time to Celebrate the Chinese New Year!
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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Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
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Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
Students will become more familiar with common metric measurements when working with mass and volume. In this lesson, kids tackle three worksheets to practice solving one-step metric unit word problems.
3rd grade
Math
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Word Problem Components
Word Problem Components
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Word Problem Components
The ability to analyze the component of a word problem is an important foundation for young mathematicians. Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *What's the Problem?*
3rd grade
Math
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Geometry Real Word Problems
Geometry Real Word Problems
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Geometry Real Word Problems
Students will solve area problems by multiplying side lengths for rectangular shapes in real world contexts.
3rd grade
Math
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Details of Division
Details of Division
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Details of Division
Teach your students the vocabulary words to accurately discuss division equations, and then challenge them to write their own word problems! Use this lesson independently or as a pre-lesson for *Divide it Up!*
3rd grade
Math
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Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
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Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
Word problems can be overwhelming to students, but if they have a tool to help them, they can handle it! Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *Stepping Through Addition and Subtraction Word Problems*.
3rd grade
Math
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Folding for Angles
Folding for Angles
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Folding for Angles
Students will create angles by folding construction paper, creating angle addition sentences, and then adding the sum of angles on their models.
3rd grade
Math
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Interpreting Line Plots, Bar Graphs and Picture Graphs: Word Problems
Interpreting Line Plots, Bar Graphs and Picture Graphs: Word Problems
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Interpreting Line Plots, Bar Graphs and Picture Graphs: Word Problems
Graphs bring data to life and help us draw conclusions about the information. In this lesson, students will engage with three different kinds of graphs by asking and answering interpretive questions.
3rd grade
Math
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Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
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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Place Value: Digit Game
Place Value: Digit Game
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Place Value: Digit Game
Help your students understand place values with this lesson that catches their interest using a story book. Students will go one to play a riddle game both in a group and individually.
3rd grade
Math
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Area: Whole, Parts, and Shapes
Area: Whole, Parts, and Shapes
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Area: Whole, Parts, and Shapes
Use this lesson to help your students learn about partitioning shapes into parts with equal areas. Students will explain rectangular shape area in fractions of a whole.
3rd grade
Math
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Solving Perimeter Word Problems
Solving Perimeter Word Problems
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Solving Perimeter Word Problems
Support your students' comprehension of perimeter word problems by teaching them to use an engaging strategy and graphic organizer. This lesson can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for *Polygon Perimeters with Tantalizing Tangrams!*
3rd grade
Math
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Word Problem Comprehension
Word Problem Comprehension
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Word Problem Comprehension
Make sure your students understand the word problem before they begin to solve it! Use this as a stand alone lesson or a pre-lesson for *Two-Step Word Problems with Mixed-Operations - Gamified!*
3rd grade
Math
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The Real Deal
The Real Deal
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The Real Deal
Teach your youngsters the art of savvy shopping with this neat lesson on calculating price per item. After doing some division problems to compare the values of different products, students put their skills to the test with fun worksheets.
3rd grade
Math
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Sweet Solutions
Sweet Solutions
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Sweet Solutions
With this pastry themed lesson, your students will apply addition strategies to solve two-step, three-digit addition word problems. Finding the solutions will be sweet!
3rd grade
Math
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