Third Grade Mathematics

In Grade 3, instructional time should focus on four critical areas: (1) developing understanding of multiplication and division and strategies for multiplication and division within 100; (2) developing understanding of fractions, especially unit fractions (fractions with numerator 1); (3) developing understanding of the structure of rectangular arrays and of area; and (4) describing and analyzing two-dimensional shapes.


Next Generaton Resources


               •Standards for Mathematical Practice

               •Descriptive Analysis of Third Grade Objectives

Professional Development Sessions

               •Developing Number Sense

Personal Professional Development at Your Desk

These are short professional development sessions (5-10 minutes) on identified concepts.

              •Developing Fluency in First Grade Students

Instructional Resources

             •Learn 21