Third Grade Essential Skills & Lesson Progressions

Third Grade Essential Skills


add and subtract within 1,000
use repeated addition to find totals in arrays
multiply by one-digit numbers
understand relationship between multiplication and division
create and describe halves, thirds, fourths
fractions as parts of a whole and as numbers
use four operations to solve two-step word problems
identify and sort shapes

Click on each link to view a video overview of the unit skills and how they will be taught

Unit 1: Three-Digit Numbers (Place Value, Addition, & Subtraction)

Unit 2: Multiplication and Division (Concepts, Relationships, & Patterns)

Unit 3: Multiplication (Finding Area, Solving Word Problems, & Using Scaled Graphs)

Unit 4: Fractions (Equivalence and Comparison, Measurement, & Data)

Unit 5: Measurement (Time, Liquid Volume, & Mass)

Unit 6: Shapes (Attributes and Categories, Perimeter and Area, & Partitioning)