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Here you will find a selection of free Math Worksheets which will help your child to become an expert at spotting fractions around them.

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At Third Grade, children enjoy exploring Math with fun Math activities and games. Children will enjoy completing these Math games and Free 3rd Grade Math worksheets whilst learning at the same time.

During Third Grade, the Math work extends to place value up to 10,000. By the end of 3rd grade, most children should be able to add and subtract numbers to 100 mentally, know their multiplication tables up to 10 x 10, and make simple estimates. They are able to multiply and divide at a basic level, and can solve multiplication and division problems.

They have also developed an understanding of negative numbers, and can find fractions of shapes and locate different fractions on a number line.

These free printable Third Grade Math Games, and other free Grade 3 Math Worksheets will help your child to achieve their Elementary Math benchmark set out by Achieve, Inc.

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Finding Fractions Worksheets

The worksheets in this section will help your child learn to spot fractions around them.

Learning to spot fractions is one of the first things that children should be learning. It links fractions of things to everyday life, and helps them to anchor their understanding of fractions into the world around them.

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In the image above, we can see that there are 8 butterflies. 4 of them are blue, 3 of them are yellow and 1 of them is orange.

This gives us the fractions as follows:

  • 4/8 of the butterflies are blue;
  • 3/8 of the butterflies are yellow;
  • 1/8 of the butterflies are orange.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • spot fractions of different objects and quantities.

The sheets on this page are graded, so the first 3 sheets are easier and have more support than the later sheets.

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More Third Grade Fraction Worksheets

Here you will find a range of free printable 3rd Grade Fraction Worksheets.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • understand what fractions are;
  • place different fractions on a number line;
  • shade in different fractions of a shapes;
  • work out unit fractions of numbers.

All the Third Grade Math Worksheets in this section follow the Elementary Math Benchmarks for Third Grade.

 

 

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