Grade Math Curricula|| |
Make learning math
enjoyable for the child and satisfying for the teacher. Our easy-to-use math curriculum
takes the stress out of preparing lessons. The wide variety of engaging activities
utilizing hands-on manipulatives makes the learning fun and interesting.
McRuffy Math Curriculums provide a solid education in the basics of math.
Students develop in-depth understanding of mathematical concepts by hands-on methods.
Students grasp the reasoning behind the problems.
lesson plans give daily assignments. Worksheets give students the opportunity
to practice and demonstrate skills. Mats, charts, and flashcards expand the opportunities
to learn and support instruction. Manipulatives
are an important part of this math curriculum, so be sure to use them!
Grade Color Math Curriculum
The McRuffy 3rd Grade Color Math Curriculum
follows the same design as 2nd Grade Color Math. The program uses
what we call a " tight spiral" approach, covering many
concepts with short activities and frequent review. The curriculum
contains a detailed Teacher's Manual, colorful Workbook, Response
Book, and Resource Pack containing card sets, games, posters, and
The program also uses popular math manipulatives (sold separately
in some packages).
An inexpensive kit has been packaged especially for the
McRuffy's 3rd Grade Color Math places a special emphasis on auditory
skills. Daily activities require students to listen to directions,
review math skills, and record answers in the Response Book. A flippable
clear plastic sheet allows students to record their answer with
a dry-erase marker. The flip & check system of the Response
Book allows students to check their own work.
McRuffy 3rd Grade Color Math Curriculum
- The Teacher's
Manual with daily lesson plans,
copy masters, and reference material,
153 page color Workbook,
- The Resource Pack includes games written specifically
for this program, and
- Addition and subtraction (up to four-digits) with
regrouping, adding up to four numbers,
- Roman Numerals,
- Division facts,
- Reading thermometers,
- Counting change from dollar amounts
- Place value from hundredths
- Adding and subtracting fractions,
- Geometric reasoning,
time to the nearest minute, and
- Math tables
The daily auditory exercise help build listening skills.
and print 3rd Grade Color Math sample lesson plans, scope and sequence, and worksheets.
workbook samples of the McRuffy 3rd Grade Color Math.
Grade Color Math Manipulative Kit
separately from the curriculum)
- This manipulative kit has everything you need to
fully utilize the 3rd Grade Math Curriculum. Manipulatives
make the concepts come alive.
- Kit includes
- 1 Base Ten Flat
- 10 Base Ten Flat Cards
- 20 Base Ten
- 100 Base Ten Centimeter Cubes
- 20 10-color Centimeter Cubes
- 1 Geoboard with rubber bands
- 12 Piece Pentomino Set
- 51 Piece Fraction Set
Transparent Circle Counters
- 1 Dice
- 2 Tangram Sets (7 Pieces Each)
One Inch Cube Set
you plan on using McRuffy Math for many grade levels?
All the manipulatives you'll need for grades
K to 4 are available in one kit so you won't need to upgrade
through the years. The Color Math Super
Kit is also a great idea if you're teaching two or more
children in different grade levels to avoid buying kits with
Grade (Original ©1999 -
Black and White)
- The Teacher's Manual includes daily lesson plans,
copy masters, and reference material.
- The workbook provides a total of 160 pages of activities.
- The Card Set includes
current 3rd Grade Color Math
Curriculum (2009) offers
the best value, and the latest, most thorough curriculum
The black and white, Third Grade
Math Curriculum (©2004) is
no longer available as a kit through McRuffy Press.
However, individual replacement materials
for the older black and white curriculum are available
for a limited time.
Individual item (©2004):