Third Grade

  • The four main mathematical focus points in grade 3 (taken from the Common Core Standards), are:

    (1) developing understanding of multiplication and division and strategies for multiplication and division within 100;

    (2) developing understanding of fractions, especially unit fractions (fractions with numerator 1);

    (3) developing understanding of the structure of rectangular arrays and of area; and

    (4) describing and analyzing two-dimensional shapes.


    * These are general overviews.  For more specific standards, follow the "Common Core Learning Standards" link on the left.