Grade 3 Mathematics

Unit 1: Patterning and Place Value

Entire Unit

Attribute Trains (learn about shape and color patterns by completing trains of blocks)

Interactive Hundred Square (make a 100 square, then identify patterns made by multiples of various numbers)

Number Cracker (identify the missing number in the series; involves some negative numbers)

Unit 2: Patterns in Addition and Subtraction
Entire Unit Tic Tac Toe Squares (choose the "Hard" level for mainly 3-digit addends; "Super Brain" for mostly 4-digit addends)
Unit 3: Geometry
Entire Unit Banana Hunt - Drag the monkey to hunt for bananas by estimating angle sizes - the closer your estimate, the more bananas the monkey gets.
Unit 4: Multiplication and Division
Entire Unit

A+ Math On-line games - play "Math-O", "Hidden Picture", and "Concentration" to practice multiplication and division facts.

Base 10 Blocks - explore multiplication and division patterns with virtual base 10 blocks

Math Baseball - choose your facts and level, then "play ball"

Math Journey - Travel around the world by answering math problems (multiplication and division; various topics and levels).

Multiplication Mystery - practice facts to 9x9 and reveal the hidden picture

Multiplication Tables (using 1 through 12; matching or concentration games, or flash cards)

Multiplication Facts Review (using 1 through 10; matching or concentration games, or flash cards)

Spacey Math - Use this interactive site to practice multiplication and division facts.

Unit 5: Sorting and Data Management
Interpreting Graphs, pp 200-207 Interpreting Graphs - a pdf file from Oxford Press; a vocabulary-building exercise (teacher reference)
Drawing Pictographs, pp 208-211

Animal Pictograph - a lesson plan for teachers: using KidPix

Drawing Bar Graphs, pp 212-215 Create a Graph Classic - use this on-line graph maker to produce a graph in a couple of minute; the resulting graph can be saved as an image to be put into a document or other project
Unit 6: Measurement
Units of Time

Bang On Time - try to match the time expressed in words with the clock face

How Many Times? - A problem based on digital clock displays

Learning About Time - learn how to tell the time and how to set a clock to a specific time

Stop the Clock - Drag the digital or written time to match the analog clock, with varying levels:

Take the Right Angle - How many times in twelve hours do the hands of a clock form a right angle? Use this interactive site to find out.

Tools for Teaching and Learning About Time - use the real time in this website to compare analog and digital clock times (teacher resource)

Money Change Maker - Figure out how many of each bill or coin that you expect to get back when you pay for something.
Unit 8: Exploring Fractions
Fractions of a Whole, Sets, and Ordering Fractions 

Flowering Fractions - make a whole given fractional flowers

Fraction Bars - Explore equivalent fractions, ordering fractions, adding fractions, and more

Pattern Blocks - explore fractions using virtual pattern blocks

Shade In - Learn about fractions of a whole, and equivalent fractions, by shading in the diagram and checking your work on line.

Unit 9: Length, Perimeter, and Area
Whole Chapter

Decide the Distance - read a ruler in mm or cm

What's My Length - use a 15 cm ruler to do various things

Unit 10: Patterns in Number and Geometry
Whole Chapter

Attribute Train - identify the pattern, then fill in the rest of the train

Pattern Blocks - explore polygons using virtual pattern blocks

Unit 11:Probability
Whole Chapter

Coin Toss - Explore probability concepts by simulating repeated coin tosses

Stick or Switch – Investigate probabilities of sticking with a decision, or switching.