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Year 3

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Year 3

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Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game

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Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game

Help your students make sense of the greater than, less than and equal to in this interactive lesson! Your students will have opportunities to compare either two-digit or three-digit numbers.

Year 2

Maths

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Teach About Odd & Even Numbers

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Teach About Odd & Even Numbers

Sometimes the best way to learn about something is to teach it! This lesson helps second graders become the experts on odd and even numbers as they prepare to teach younger students.

Year 3

Maths

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Greater Than, Less Than: Comparing Three-Digit Numbers

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Greater Than, Less Than: Comparing Three-Digit Numbers

In this lesson, your students will compare numbers to one thousand using place value charts and symbols. Your students will love practising with numbers!

Year 3

Maths

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Money Values

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Money Values

Use this scaffolded EL lesson to teach students about money and the bills we use to pay for things. Use alongside Base Ten Money: Hundreds, Tens, and Ones or alone as an independent lesson.

Year 3

Maths

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All About Three-Digit Numbers

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All About Three-Digit Numbers

Students will get to explore three-digit numbers through base-ten blocks and written form. Students will get plenty of practise identifying the place values of a number both individually and with the class.

Year 3

Maths

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Pins and Numbers: Skip Counting by 2s

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Pins and Numbers: Skip Counting by 2s

Students will skip with happiness as they practise counting by twos. This lesson will help prepare them to multiply numbers later.

Year 3

Maths

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Place Value Hop

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Place Value Hop

Your students will “hop their way” into understanding place value with this fun and active game! In this lesson, they will learn that changing the order of the digits in a number changes its value.

Year 3

Maths

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Base-Ten Block Party

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Base-Ten Block Party

Help your students practise place value with this fun, hands-on base-ten block game. neighbourhood block teams compete to win points as they work together to show expanded numbers.

Year 3

Maths

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Odd One Out

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Odd One Out

Will one be left out? Students will practise creative problem solving as they strive to answer this question and determine whether a group is even or odd.

Year 3

Maths

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Understanding Place Value

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Understanding Place Value

Use this lesson to familiarize students with the place value of each digit within a three-digit number, along with practising the written form of three-digit numbers. Use prior to teaching Place Value Hop or as a stand alone activity.

Year 3

Maths

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Roll the Dice: Skip Counting by Fives

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Roll the Dice: Skip Counting by Fives

Five, ten, fifteen... Help your students practise their multiplication skills by teaching them to skip count by fives. In this lesson, they will use dice to practise maths!

Year 3

Maths

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Comparing Even and Odd Groups

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Comparing Even and Odd Groups

This lesson helps students identify even and odd numbers, which sets the foundation for learning about division, prime numbers, and even square roots. Use this hands on lesson alongside Odd One Out!

Year 3

Maths

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Three-Digit Addition with Base-Ten Models

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Three-Digit Addition with Base-Ten Models

Give your students a conceptual understanding of three-digit addition with this lesson focused on base-ten blocks and drawings.

Year 3

Maths

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Making Bigger & Smaller Numbers

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Making Bigger & Smaller Numbers

Engage students in comparing three-digit numbers by playing a fun game. Through this lesson, students will gain hands-on experience with using their knowledge of place value to compare numbers.

Year 3

Maths

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Base-Ten Blocks

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Base-Ten Blocks

Use this lesson to introduce the tool of base-ten blocks to your students. This scaffolded EL support lesson can be used as a stand-alone activity, or prior to teaching Three-Digit Addition with Base-Ten Models.

Year 3

Maths

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Popping Into Place Value

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Popping Into Place Value

Strong place value recognition is a necessity to order, estimate, round, and check for the accuracy of numbers. In this lesson, students will compare and order numbers using what they know about place value.

Year 3

Maths

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Writing Three-Digit Number Names

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Writing Three-Digit Number Names

Use this lesson to support students in learning how to write three-digit numbers as number names. This scaffolded EL lesson can be used alone or as a pre-lesson for All About Three-Digit Numbers.

Year 3

Maths

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Comparing Three-Digit Numbers

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Comparing Three-Digit Numbers

Students will get a chance to use multiple methods to compare three-digit numbers. They will also get practise using greater than and less than symbols to show their answers.

Year 3

Maths

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Showing Numbers in Different Ways

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Showing Numbers in Different Ways

Use this hands-on lesson to encourage collaboration amongst students as they review base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form. This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson to Base Ten Block Party or as a stand-alone activity.

Year 3

Maths

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Even Numbers Rule

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Even Numbers Rule

Teach about odd and even numbers through this fun card game. After reading a book about even numbers, students get engaged in spotting even and odd numbers by sight.

Year 3

Maths

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What's That Number?

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What's That Number?

Practise finding unknown numbers in addition equations using fun and silly word problems.

Year 3

Maths

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Unscramble the Place Value

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Unscramble the Place Value

Help your students unscramble the numbers using their knowledge of place value up to thousands! In this lesson, students will be able to see how numbers within a larger number have different values.

Year 3

Maths

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Exploring Number Forms

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Exploring Number Forms

Help students discover how to show numbers in different ways while providing ample opportunities for students to contribute to conversations. Use as a pre-lesson to Let's Jump to Add Two-Digit Numbers or as a stand-alone lesson.

Year 3

Maths

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Two Corners: Odd or Even

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Two Corners: Odd or Even

Get students moving around the classroom as they learn about odd and even numbers. Students classify real world objects as odd or even and take turns playing the game master, coming up with numbers to evaluate.

Year 3

Maths

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Thinking About Three-Digit Numbers

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Thinking About Three-Digit Numbers

Help students gain a better understanding of three-digit numbers by providing students with opportunities to compare sets of three-digit numbers. Use as a stand-alone activity or alongside the lesson Building My maths Fluency.

Year 3

Maths

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