Student Standards

3.OA.A.1: Interpret products of whole numbers, e.g., interpret 5 × 7 as the total number of objects in 5 groups of 7 objects each.

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Critter Count (Modeling Multiplication)

3.OA.A.2: Interpret whole-number quotients of whole numbers, e.g., interpret 56 ÷ 8 as the number of objects in each share when 56 objects are partitioned equally into 8 shares, or as a number of shares when 56 objects are partitioned into equal shares of 8 objects each.

No Alien Left Behind (Division with Remainders)

3.OA.A.4: Determine the unknown whole number in a multiplication or division equation relating three whole numbers.

Factor Trees (Factoring Numbers)

3.OA.B.5: Apply properties of operations as strategies to multiply and divide.

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Critter Count (Modeling Multiplication)

Multiplying Decimals (Area Model)

Pattern Flip (Patterns)

3.OA.B.6: Understand division as an unknown-factor problem.

Factor Trees (Factoring Numbers)

3.OA.C.7: Fluently multiply and divide within 100, using strategies such as the relationship between multiplication and division (e.g., knowing that 8 × 5 = 40, one knows 40 ÷ 5 = 8) or properties of operations. By the end of Grade 3, know from memory all products of two one-digit numbers.

Critter Count (Modeling Multiplication)

Factor Trees (Factoring Numbers)

Multiplying Decimals (Area Model)

No Alien Left Behind (Division with Remainders)

Pattern Flip (Patterns)

3.OA.D.8: Solve two-step word problems using the four operations. Represent these problems using equations with a letter standing for the unknown quantity. Assess the reasonableness of answers using mental computation and estimation strategies including rounding.

Cargo Captain (Multi-digit Subtraction)

Critter Count (Modeling Multiplication)

No Alien Left Behind (Division with Remainders)

Number Line Frog Hop (Addition and Subtraction)

3.OA.D.9: Identify arithmetic patterns (including patterns in the addition table or multiplication table), and explain them using properties of operations.

Function Machines 1 (Functions and Tables)

Pattern Flip (Patterns)

3.NBT.A.2: Fluently add and subtract within 1000 using strategies and algorithms based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction.

Adding Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Adding Whole Numbers and Decimals (Base-10 Blocks)

Cargo Captain (Multi-digit Subtraction)

Fractions Greater than One (Fraction Tiles)

Number Line Frog Hop (Addition and Subtraction)

Rounding Whole Numbers (Number Line)

Subtracting Whole Numbers and Decimals (Base-10 Blocks)

Target Sum Card Game (Multi-digit Addition)

3.NF.A.1: Understand a fraction 1/b, with denominators 2, 3, 4, 6, and 8, as the quantity formed by 1 part when a whole is partitioned into b equal parts; understand a fraction a/b as the quantity formed by a parts of size 1/b.

Equivalent Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Fraction Artist 1 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Artist 2 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

Fraction, Decimal, Percent (Area and Grid Models)

Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

Toy Factory (Set Models of Fractions)

3.NF.A.2: Understand a fraction with denominators 2, 3, 4, 6, and 8 as a number on a number line diagram..

3.NF.A.2.a: Represent a fraction 1/ b on a number line diagram by defining the interval from 0 to 1 as the whole and partitioning it into b equal parts. Recognize that each part has size 1/b and that the endpoint of the part based at 0 locates the number 1/b on the number line.

Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

Fractions Greater than One (Fraction Tiles)

Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

3.NF.A.2.b: Represent a fraction a/b on a number line diagram by marking off a lengths 1/b from 0. Recognize that the resulting interval has size a/b and that its endpoint locates the number a/b on the number line.

Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

Fractions Greater than One (Fraction Tiles)

Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

3.NF.A.3: Explain equivalence of fractions with denominators 2, 3, 4, 6, and 8 in special cases, and compare fractions by reasoning about their size.

3.NF.A.3.a: Understand two fractions as equivalent (equal) if they are the same size, or the same point on a number line.

Adding Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Equivalent Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Factor Trees (Factoring Numbers)

Fraction Artist 1 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Artist 2 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

Fractions Greater than One (Fraction Tiles)

Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

Toy Factory (Set Models of Fractions)

3.NF.A.3.b: Recognize and generate simple equivalent fractions, e.g., 1/2 = 2/4, 4/6 = 2/3. Explain why the fractions are equivalent, e.g., by using a visual fraction model.

Adding Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Equivalent Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Factor Trees (Factoring Numbers)

Fraction Artist 1 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Artist 2 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

Fractions Greater than One (Fraction Tiles)

Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

Toy Factory (Set Models of Fractions)

3.NF.A.3.d: Compare two fractions with the same numerator or the same denominator by reasoning about their size. Recognize that comparisons are valid only when the two fractions refer to the same whole. Record the results of comparisons with the symbols >, =, or <, and justify the conclusions, e.g., by using a visual fraction model.

Adding Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Equivalent Fractions (Fraction Tiles)

Fraction Artist 1 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Artist 2 (Area Models of Fractions)

Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

Fractions Greater than One (Fraction Tiles)

Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

Toy Factory (Set Models of Fractions)

3.MD.A.1: Understand time to the nearest minute.

3.MD.A.1.c: Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of time intervals in minutes, e.g., by representing the problem on a number line diagram.

3.MD.B.3: Draw a scaled picture graph and a scaled bar graph to represent a data set with several categories. Solve one- and two-step “how many more” and “how many less” problems using information presented in scaled bar graphs.

Forest Ecosystem

Mascot Election (Pictographs and Bar Graphs)

Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

3.MD.B.4: Generate measurement data by measuring lengths using rulers marked with halves and fourths of an inch. Show the data by making a line plot, where the horizontal scale is marked off in appropriate units—whole numbers, halves, or quarters.

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

3.MD.C.5: Recognize area as an attribute of plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement.

3.MD.C.5.a: A square with side length 1 unit, called “a unit square,” is said to have “one square unit” of area, and can be used to measure area.

Balancing Blocks (Volume)

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

3.MD.C.5.b: A plane figure that can be covered without gaps or overlaps by n unit squares is said to have an area of n square units.

Balancing Blocks (Volume)

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

3.MD.C.6: Measure areas by counting unit squares (square cm, square m, square in, square ft, and improvised units).

Balancing Blocks (Volume)

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

3.MD.C.7: Relate area to the operations of multiplication and addition.

3.MD.C.7.a: Find the area of a rectangle with whole-number side lengths by tiling it, and show that the area is the same as would be found by multiplying the side lengths.

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

3.MD.C.7.b: Multiply side lengths to find areas of rectangles with whole-number side lengths in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems, and represent whole-number products as rectangular areas in mathematical reasoning.

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

3.MD.C.7.c: Use tiling to show in a concrete case that the area of a rectangle with whole-number side lengths a and b + c is the sum of a × b and a × c. Use area models to represent the distributive property in mathematical reasoning.

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

3.MD.D.8: Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving perimeters of polygons, including finding the perimeter given the side lengths, finding an unknown side length, and exhibiting rectangles with the same perimeter and different areas or with the same area and different perimeters.

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

Correlation last revised: 9/24/2019

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