3rd Grade Math Lesson Plans

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What is it Telling Me? Creating and Interpreting Line Plots
What is it Telling Me? Creating and Interpreting Line Plots
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What is it Telling Me? Creating and Interpreting Line Plots
Line plots are a great way to introduce your students to graphing data. In this lesson, your students will learn how to create a line plot and also practice interpreting line plots.
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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Multiplication Strategies
Multiplication Strategies
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Multiplication Strategies
Help your students compare and connect two important multiplication strategies: equal groups and repeated addition. This lesson can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for *Candy Multiplication*.
3rd grade
Math
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How Much is a Million?
How Much is a Million?
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How Much is a Million?
One million is a hard number for young children to grasp. This lesson will help students understand how large of a number one million is and what is represents.
3rd grade
Math
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Fluently Adding Within 1000
Fluently Adding Within 1000
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Fluently Adding Within 1000
Adding big numbers can be tricky, but this lesson introduces your students to a strategy that makes it less intimidating! Using the place value strategy will make the task less daunting.
3rd grade
Math
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Third Grade Daily Sub Plan 3
Third Grade Daily Sub Plan 3
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Third Grade Daily Sub Plan 3
Keep your third-grade classroom prepared with this daily sub plan! Your substitute can keep your students learning in your absence by using these expertly crafted lessons, worksheets, and activities. This teaching resource packet includes material covering nonfiction comprehension, opinion writing, geometry skills, and more.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Strategies for Multiplying by Multiples of 10
Strategies for Multiplying by Multiples of 10
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Strategies for Multiplying by Multiples of 10
Help your students become detail-oriented mathematicians as they explore two strategies for multiplying a one-digit number by a multiple of 10. Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *Multiplying by Multiples of 10.*
3rd grade
Math
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Explore the Associative Property of Multiplication
Explore the Associative Property of Multiplication
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Explore the Associative Property of Multiplication
Use this lesson with your students to allow them to explore the associative property of multiplication by having deep discussions in small groups. Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *Associative Property of Multiplication*.
3rd grade
Math
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Reflecting on Multiplication and Division Word Problems
Reflecting on Multiplication and Division Word Problems
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Reflecting on Multiplication and Division Word Problems
Teach your students how to reflect upon the information in multiplication and division word problems before solving them. Use this lesson on its own or as a pre-lesson to *Stepping Through Multiplication and Division Word Problems*.
3rd grade
Math
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You're On a Roll! Practicing Multiplication Facts
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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Make a Big Difference
Make a Big Difference
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Make a Big Difference
Master rounding and estimating skills by having students challenge their classmates in the Make a Big Difference game. Roll three dice two times to arrive at two three-digit numbers. The largest difference wins!
3rd grade
Math
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Fractions and Dollars
Fractions and Dollars
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Fractions and Dollars
Tie into what they already know! Use money to teach fractions in this engaging lesson.
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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Collect, Organize, and Discuss the Data
Collect, Organize, and Discuss the Data
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Collect, Organize, and Discuss the Data
Support your students as they collect, organize, and discuss measurement data! Use this lesson independently or alongside *Making Measurements for Line Plots*.
3rd grade
Math
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Strategies Lead to Understanding
Strategies Lead to Understanding
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Strategies Lead to Understanding
While memorization is important when it comes to multiplication facts, a foundation of understanding is key, too! Use this lesson on its own or as a pre-lesson for *Hands-On Multiplication*.
3rd grade
Math
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Multiplication and Area
Multiplication and Area
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Multiplication and Area
Introduce your students to area and teach them to use the formula **Area = Length x Width** within the context of real world problems.
3rd grade
Math
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What’s Your Angle?
What’s Your Angle?
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What’s Your Angle?
Obtuse, acute, and right angles, oh my! In this hands-on lesson, students will learn about different kinds of angles through motion. Mastering this pre-geometry skill will help kids tackle advanced math as they get older.
3rd grade
Math
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Guess the Operation
Guess the Operation
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Guess the Operation
Want to strengthen your student’s multiplication and division skills? This lesson uses fact families to help students practice those skills.
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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What Are Equivalent Fractions?
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 pre-lesson for the *Equivalent Fractions: Are They Equal?* lesson.
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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Partnering Addition and Multiplication
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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Rounding Around the Room!
Rounding Around the Room!
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Rounding Around the Room!
Help your students understand rounding without rhymes or tricks. Students will use an open number line to round and then take part in a fun game that will get them moving around the room.
3rd grade
Math
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Making Measurements for Line Plots
Making Measurements for Line Plots
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Making Measurements for Line Plots
In this hands-on lesson, your students will get to sharpen their measuring skills as they measure lengths of items in your classroom to the nearest quarter inch. They'll get to then use their data to create line plots.
3rd grade
Math
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Skip Counting with Visuals
Skip Counting with Visuals
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Skip Counting with Visuals
Give your students visuals to support their understanding of skip counting. Use this lesson on its own or as a pre-lesson for *Roll the Dice: Skip Counting by Fives*.
3rd grade
Math
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3rd Grade Math Lesson Plans

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