October 2, 2016
3rd Grade — Math

Students work individually and together to discover, explore, and learn mathematical concepts. Throughout the grades our project-based curriculum is designed to promote understanding and thoughtfulness as students are asked to think deeply about facts, ideas, connections, and experiences.

Math Concepts

  • Addition and subtraction patterns
  • Introduction to multiplication
  • Multi-digit addition and subtraction
  • Measuring and fractions
  • Multiplication, division, and area
  • Investigating polygons, quadrilaterals, shapes, and fractions
  • Extending multiplication and fractions

Approaches to Learning

  • Bridges curriculum includes:
    • Number corner: daily math routines
    • Problems and investigations
    • Work places/forums
  • Sunshine math
  • Math discourse
  • Use of manipulatives