3.OA.6 Third Grade Common Core Lesson

3.OA.6 Third Grade Common Core Lesson

In this 3.OA.6 Third Grade Common Core lesson students understand division as a way to find the unknown number in a multiplication problem. First, put the puzzle pieces together to find a true equation. Next, think about multiplication and division fact families. Then, match the multiplication and division equations. Finally, continue your practice using the provided worksheet individually or with a partner.

Teacher Directions for 3.OA.6 Third Grade Common Core Lesson

This lesson students teaches students the relationship between multiplication and division. This lesson is perfect for small group, math centers or independent practice. You may introduce this lesson by reviewing multiplication and division facts. Next, distribute puzzle pieces to students. As students work, circulate and listen to student discussions. After the activity, share students’ discussions that you heard to promote fluency skills. Finally, student can continue their practice using the provided worksheets individually or with a partner. In addition to the puzzle, there are materials to support multiplication and division fluency with fact families.  Be sure to check out more Multiplication and Division activities and the entire Third Grade Common Core workbook.