Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Successful problem solvers will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The activities in this workbook are designed to help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it! Some of the great features you’ll find inside are:
Buildings Times Two Figuring out the numbers of windows on high-rise buildings helps students understand the value of multiplying.
Fashion Fractions Determining the number of girls and boys wearing orange shirts, hats, or sunglasses gives students a relatable way to use fractions.
Preferred Measure Choosing how to measure everyday items gives students confidence in measuring length, liquid volume, and weight.
It’s about Time Students practice multiplying by figuring out the time spent eating, watching TV, playing soccer, and sleeping.
Making Change Calculating the change from buying a candy bar, book, or T-shirt helps students reinforce adding and subtracting with money. Give your child’s confidence in math a boost with 3rd Grade Basic Math Success.
Table of Contents
Place Value 1) Place Value ...........3 2) Comparing Numbers ...........7 3) Rounding & Estimating ...........11 - Review ...........15
Time & Money 26) Telling Time ........... 107 27) Adding & Subtracting Time ........... 109 28) Multiplying & Dividing Time ........... 111 29) Adding & Subtracting Money ...........113 30) Multiplying & Dividing Money ...........115 - Review ...........117
- Answers ...........119
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