ThemeVille Math Worktext 3
120 daily pre-lessons (review of the previous lessons)
120 daily lessons
10 Tests included in the worktext
Teacher instructions included in the worktext
Complete Solutions sold separately
Optional Manipulatives sold separately
The curriculum is divided into daily lessons and daily reviews (pre-lessons). A daily routine can be followed with the following sequence:
Daily Pre-Lesson (Review): This is a warm-up and cumulative review of the topics studied during the previous lessons.
Daily Lesson: Please help the student get started with understanding the lesson and solving problems, and encourage him/her solve them independently.
The scope of Level 3 is aligned with the Common Core standard for the third grade. It includes the following topics:
Review of the Levels 1-2 (first ten lessons)
Area and Perimeter, Symmetry
Number composition/decomposition with place values
Comparison/Rounding of numbers
Clock/calendar reading and working with durations
Data analysis and histogram
Measurement units (kg gm, lit ml)
This book also describes optional activities to be performed with the manipulatives.
There are ten tests to be assigned throughout the year. The total grade for the year can be calculated based on cumulative grades for all tests as shown on the grade sheet.
Combine the daily review of Saxon, some of the methodology of a Singapore program, instructional videos, manipulatives to demonstrate lesson concepts, and you have the new program
Grade 3 includes review of the Levels 1-2 (the first fifteen lessons); long multiplication/division; long addition / subtraction, area and perimeter, symmetry, combined operations, number composition / decomposition with place values; words; comparison/rounding of numbers; clock/calendar reading and working with durations; data analysis and histogram; measurement units (kg - gm, lit - ml); word problems.