Place Value Made Easy 3rd Grade Math Unit

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Grade Levels
3rd, Homeschool
Formats Included
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145 pages
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3rd Grade Place Value Unit! In this 3-week Place Value Unit, your third grade students will represent, compare, order, and round numbers to 100,000 with engaging lessons and games. Each lesson builds from basic place value concepts to applying skills in new and challenging contexts. The pack includes bonus games and activities for ongoing practice, guided math, math stations, and intervention!

Who is This For?

3rd grade teachers looking for detailed and engaging lessons on place value concepts.

What is Included?

* 140+ pages of resources

* Pre and Post Assessments

* Learning Objectives and Focus Questions

* 15 Place Value Lessons

* Games, Sorts, Activities, Math Stations

This unit is designed to be fun and rigorous with minimal teacher prep or extra materials needed. Lessons are aligned to the Texas STAAR test which calls for experiencing concepts in a variety of challenging ways.

Topics Include:

*Representing Numbers: pictorial form, word form, expanded notation

*Composing and Decomposing Numbers to 100,000

*Comparing and Ordering Numbers

*Rounding to Nearest Ten and Hundred

Lessons can easily be integrated into any type of math instruction and are designed for flexibility in differentiating based on classroom needs.

Daily Lessons include 3 parts:

Activate: Getting the kids engaged and thinking

Explore: Allowing kids to "mess around" with the concepts

Assess: Challenging kids to show their understanding so far

Lessons include varied activities such as partner work, games, foldups, real-world problem solving, hands-on exploration and more. Students use multiple resources to scaffold learning such as number lines, rounding mats, manipulatives, pictorial representations, etc.

The Pre and Post-Assessments are designed to give you and the student detailed feedback on areas of strength and need. Each assessment has 16 questions broken up into 4 categories (representing, ordering, comparing, rounding) and include a simple graph so that both you and the student can easily assess progress.

Why Buy?

This comprehensive math unit has everything you need to help kids build conceptual and practical knowledge of the base ten system and place value skills. Great for Math Workshop with tips for easy differentiation!

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Total Pages
145 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use place value understanding to round whole numbers to the nearest 10 or 100.


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