Grade 3

3rd Grade Math

Week 1: Understanding placement values of whole numbers up to thousands; rounding numbers to the nearest ten, hundred, or thousand and writing them in expanded notation.
(ex: Which number is in the hundreds place of 1,234? ; Write 234 in expanded notation = 200 + 30 + 4)

Week 2: Using addition and subtraction of whole numbers up to thousands; using multiplication and division of whole numbers up to thousands by using one or two digit numbers.
(ex: 3457 + 231 = ? ; 6408 ∕ 8 = ? ; 237 x 23 = ?)

Week 3: Understanding the concepts of whole numbers, simple fractions and decimals; conversion of decimals and fractions.
(ex: 0.5 is the same as 5/10 or ½ ; 1 ½ is bigger than 1 1/4)

Week 4: Using addition and subtraction of up to two decimal places including money amounts.
(ex: $18.99 + $10.75 = ? ; 123.45 + 98.4 = ?)

Week 5: Using multiplication and division of up to two decimal places including money amounts.
(ex: $25.50 x 2 = ? ; 24.68 / 2 = ? )

Week 6: Understanding the appropriate use of metric units including inches, feet, centimeters, miles, liters, etc.
(ex: Would you measure a book in inches or feet? ; 12 inches = 1 ft)

Week 7: Understanding which mathematical approach is the best way to approach a problem including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
(ex: If Matt had double the amount of money Richard had and Richard had $15, how much money did Matt have?)

Week 8: Review overall course material.

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