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Diane Siekmann

3rd Grade Math

Sunset Canyon School

Phoenix, AZ

Urban Environment

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(9 Units, 80 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Measurement(13 Lessons)

Clock Facts

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Students calculate elapsed time using analog clocks.

11 Resources

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11 Resources

6 Favorites

Elapsed Time Flip Books

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Measuring time can be challenging for students because it isn't concrete. Using a number line helps students to understand time as a quantity.

12 Resources

8 Favorites

12 Resources

8 Favorites

Elapsed Time Using Train Schedules

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:This lesson connects calculating elapsed time in a real world setting, using actual train schedules.

13 Resources

15 Favorites

13 Resources

15 Favorites

Elapsed Time - What Time Will I Get Home?

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Applying the measurement of elapsed time to a person's daily schedule helps students understand the reason for understanding time.

14 Resources

10 Favorites

14 Resources

10 Favorites

Elapsed Time Assessment

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:This summative assessment provides students with the opportunity to demonstrate their skills with elapsed time.

9 Resources

13 Favorites

9 Resources

13 Favorites

Area of Irregular Polygon

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Students look for break apart irregular polygons to make arrays to find the area of these common shapes.

11 Resources

3 Favorites

11 Resources

3 Favorites

Area in Real Life With Irregular Polygons

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Dividing an irregular shape into rectangles helps students find the area of an irregular shape.

10 Resources

1 Favorite

10 Resources

1 Favorite

Finding Arrays In An Irregular Polygon

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Context is developed for students when finding the area of a complex figure by decomposing it into separate arrays and relating it to a real world image and setting.

10 Resources

4 Favorites

10 Resources

4 Favorites

Area Within An Area

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Understanding and calculating the area of a space within another defined area better represents a real world problem.

10 Resources

4 Favorites

10 Resources

4 Favorites

Build A Rectangle With A Given Area

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:This lesson moves students from whole to part/part thinking, using area as the whole and finding ways to work backwards to determine the parts.

10 Resources

1 Favorite

10 Resources

1 Favorite

Build A Bird Nest Box - Day 1

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:This rich task gives students an opportunity to work on problem solving, using measurement and critical thinking skills to plan a bird house that meets the needs of bluebirds.

12 Resources

8 Favorites

12 Resources

8 Favorites

Build A Bird Nest Box - Day 2

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Analyzing the work of others to determine if it meets the criteria for building a nest box.

10 Resources

1 Favorite

10 Resources

1 Favorite

Area Word Problems - Days 1 & 2

3rd Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Area word problems using a real world context pose new mathematical challenges for students to negotiate.

12 Resources

7 Favorites

12 Resources

7 Favorites