November Math News

3rd Grade

What are we learning this month?

In November, we begin to dig into fractions as well as using addition and subtraction to read and create graphs. We also begin to deal with metric measurement this month. See below for all the standards and links to videos that demonstrate each standard.



  • 3.NF.A.1 - Understand a fraction is made out of a denominator which is how many equal pieces it's broken into
  • 3.NF.A.2 - Use number lines to represent and compare fractions
  • 3.NF.A.3 - Generate and understand equivalent fractions
  • 3.MD.A.1 - Tell time to the nearest minute. Solve problems involving elapsed time.
  • 3.MD.B.4 - Generate measurement data by using a ruler - measuring to the nearest fourth inch
  • 3.OA.D.8 - Solve two-step word problems
  • 3.MD.A.2 - Measure and estimate liquid volumes and masses in metric units (g, kg, L, mL)
  • 3.MD.B.3 - Draw a scaled picture graph and bar graph and solve word problems based on the graphs

Other Resources

Games & Resources

PLEASE continue to use XtraMath.org to practice math fact fluency. Knowing our math facts makes problem solving much easier!


Here are some games you and your student can use to help further practice at home:


1. Fractions on a Number Line Game

2. Matching Equivalent Fractions Game

3. A website with tons of fraction games

4. Time Games

5. Math Word Problems Game