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.
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.
Your students are on their way to mastering large number multiplication, so now it's time to step it up a notch! Challenge your students with this resource that requires them to solve multiplication word problems using the distributive property.
This guided lesson builds upon third graders' understanding of multiplication in order to further develop fluency with this operation. The lesson first reinforces the various strategies for doing multiplication (for example, repeated addition), then teaches kids to apply those strategies within practical exercises. Designed by our team of teachers and curriculum experts, the goal is to provide numerous ways to conceptualize multiplication problems.
Give your students practice using the distributive property with this math resource! This worksheet will help your students gain a stronger foundational understanding of multiplication and increase their confidence in solving problems with big numbers.
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 pre-lesson for the *Do You Know Your Math Facts?* lesson.
Give your third grader the third grade multiplication resources they need to succeed in future math lessons. Learning third grade multiplication is made easy with worksheets that give students visual clues, activities that allow your class to learn together, and games that make learning fun! Students in need of additional third grade multiplication help should see our second grade multiplication resources while those looking to branch out may enjoy our third grade division resources.
Helpful Third Grade Math Resources
In third grade math, students learn to multiply and divide whole numbers, they are introduced to fractions and become familiar with two-dimensional shapes. Education.com's strong mix of math resources for third graders line up with Common Core State Standards. Parents and teachers will find a variety of lessons, worksheets and hands-on activities that are suited to all types of learners.
For visual and auditory learners, there are different online Ski Racer and matching-style games. The Hold a Math Marathon hands-on activity transforms traditional desk work into an exciting race. Kids step forward to the finish line with each correct answer they give in the fastest time. Other hands-on activities use classic playing cards for adding, subtracting, dividing and multiplying.
The variety of lesson plans are created by certified professionals, which eliminates the often tiresome task of developing DIY plans. Educators can custom search the library by popularity, relevance, highest-rated and other options to find what best suits their needs. Some of the most popular lesson plans include You're On a Roll! Practicing Multiplication, which uses dice to create math problems, and Guess the Operation, where students work backward to decide whether the equation uses multiplication or division.
There are hundreds of other third grade math resources in the library that mold students into mini mathematicians.