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Michelle Marcus

3rd Grade Math

Pembroke Elementary School

Troy, MI

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View all Master TeachersUnit 2 - Understanding Multiplication(15 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Developing Mathematical Practices(5 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Understanding Multiplication(15 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Using Multiplication to Find Area(12 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Understanding Division(13 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Introduction To Fractions(3 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Unit Fractions(13 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Fractions: More Than A Whole(3 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Comparing Fractions(5 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Place Value (10 Lessons)

Unit 10 - Fluency to Automoticity(5 Lessons)

Unit 11 - Going Batty Over Measurement and Geometry(14 Lessons)

Unit 12 - Review Activities(3 Lessons)

It's As Basic As That

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Students need to master the basic operations. The common core suggests that all four operations are mastered by the end of third grade. This lesson will help determine where to start and what to do next.

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11 Resources

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Naming Arrays

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:After partners have worked with each other and have some practice creating arrays, it is time to challenge them to define the concept demonstrated by an array and how it can be used to solve problems.

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16 Resources

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Variables

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Children will learn the term variable and then work to "attack" a problem using what they know about the relationship between multiplication and division to solve for an unknown.

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12 Resources

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X Represents Groups Of

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Children will work to write math stories that could be used to describe situations for a given multiplication expression, using the correct multiplier and group size.

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16 Resources

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Each Orange Had 8 Slices

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Using colorful, rich literature as a real world context, students create and solve number stories involving multiplication using a variety of strategies

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30 Resources

26 Favorites

Creating a Word Problem Book

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Students have been working on solving word problems requiring the use of equal groups. Now they will be challenged to think backwards and create the problems.

16 Resources

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16 Resources

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Equal Groups on a Number Line

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:This lesson has children practicing working with equal groups as a set of objects, not a single number to "count by".

12 Resources

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12 Resources

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Collections of Equal Groups

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Students begin to understand and use strategies to find the factors of a given collection of items. They will act out division in order to express the multiplication concept.

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11 Resources

12 Favorites

Explaining Multiplication

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Children will produce posters to explain, or take apart, a multiplication equation to show its meaning.

14 Resources

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14 Resources

27 Favorites

The Story Of Multiplication Day 1

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Children construct understanding of multiplication as units, of units, by communicating their thinking sharing drawings, mental models, and stories to make sense of their work.

8 Resources

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8 Resources

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The Story of Multiplication Day 2

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:In the second day of a two day lesson students work on expressing multiplication in various ways, and also work to develop their math communication and critiquing skills.

11 Resources

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11 Resources

21 Favorites

Making Equal Groups Part 1

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Third grade students will be using equal groups the entire school year. It is imperative that they understand how to create and manipulate them. This lesson will help them explore various ways of working with equal groups.

8 Resources

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8 Resources

9 Favorites

Making Equal Groups Part 2

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Third grade students will be using equal groups the entire school year. It is imperative that they understand how to create and manipulate them. This lesson will help them explore various ways of working with equal groups.

14 Resources

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14 Resources

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Associative Property

3rd Grade Math

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Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Children need to understand why the mathematical properties work and how they are applied. In this lesson, we explore modeling and "proving" the associative property.

13 Resources

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13 Resources

34 Favorites

Associative Property With Manipulatives

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Understanding Multiplication

Big Idea:Children need to understand why the mathematical properties work and how they are applied. In this lesson, we explore modeling and "proving" the associative property.In this lesson, we explore modeling and "proving" the associative property.

15 Resources

32 Favorites

15 Resources

32 Favorites