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.
In a classroom setting you can provide a problem to partners or a group of students to solve together and then provide a regeneration of the same problem for the children to do solo.
With my eldest daughter, once I realized how much she struggled with math when it wasn't written down in a nice neat equation, I often walked through a math problem with her (doing most of the work myself) and then provided her a few regenerations of the same problem with different numbers for her to do solo.
Keep in mind that Math Word Problems require reading, comprehension and math skills so a child who is good at basic math equations may struggle more than you would expect when faced with math word problems.
All word problems are dynamic (in other words, they regenerate a new problem each time you open them or click refresh on your browser).
I always find that providing a seasonal worksheet helps keep my daughter excited about doing her work.
The grade levels are a guideline -- please use your judgment based on your child's ability and eagerness (my eldest daughter always used a grade below whereas my younger daughter seems to be a grade or two above -- go figure).
My focus on solving word problems is on the steps and procedures for analyzing the word problems rather than just on the solution. Rewrite the question being asked in the problem using the sentence stem "We need to find the _________________.
[Grade 1] [Grade 2] [Grade 3] [Grade 4] [Grade 5] The Word Problems are listed by grade and, within each grade, by theme.