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Exciting 100 Days of School Multiplication and Division

The 100th day of school is almost here! Wow, that went fast! I don't know about everyone else, but I am a sucker for themed days in the classroom or homeschool. These exciting 100 days of school multiplication and division color by number worksheets are the perfect activity to add to your 3rd-grade and 4th-grade festivities.

The worksheets work great in math centers, math rotations, early finishers, sub tubs, good behavior, and even just for fluency practice.


Exciting 100 Days of School Multiplication and Division

100 Days of School Multiplication Color by Number

If you wish to choose the 100 days of school multiplication color by number worksheets, you get eight worksheets with facts 1-10.

The exciting 100 days of school multiplication and division

Exciting 100 Days of School Multiplication
Exciting 100 Days of School Multiplication
Exciting 100 Days of School Multiplication
Exciting 100 Days of School Multiplication

100 Days of School Division Color by Number

With the division color by number option, you get eight worksheets with division facts 1-10. As you can see in the photographs below, you get a variety of 100 day-themed worksheets.

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These winter-themed color by number worksheets are always a big hit! 

Whether you need multiplication or division, these check all the boxes!

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Helpful Tips for Writing Two-Step Word Problems

Personally, I think that 3rd-grade is the biggest transition for students math-wise. Solving two-step word problems in 3rd-grade is the perfect example of this difficult transition. Below I share with you my helpful tips for writing two-step word problems.

I have taught grades 2-8 math, so I am speaking from experience when I share this opinion. Many of my students struggled with the transition from 2nd-grade to 3rd-grade. My own daughter spent many nights crying in 3rd-grade. Sadly, I won't go into the upsetting details, this was due to her math teacher every time (this was before I became a math teacher so I was not able to truly understand what was wrong).

Third-grade is when, as teachers, we should start preparing our students for algebraic expressions and equations and more algebra in the future. THIS IS A DIFFICULT JUMP! If students miss this strong algebra base, they tend to struggle unless there is intervention.

With two-step word problems, we are not only prepping students for algebraic expressions and equations, but also order of operations. Two-step word problems vary in difficulty and in some cases require students to use a variable.


Helpful tips for writing two-step word problems.

If you follow the CCSS, which my state does, the objective states, "Represent these problems using equations with a letter standing for the unknown quantity." I have honestly had feedback that this was too difficult, but this is exactly what the standard is requesting! Yes, I understand, variables are for Algebra 1! 

They are not just for Algebra 1, though. Every time we ask a student to find the missing factor, they are using this skill. For example, 5 x ? = 25. Truly, it is the same skill.

Make the Two-Step Word Problems Relate-able

Consequently, if you haven't realized this already, students like things they can relate to. Whether it is something in the problem, or the way we deliver the problem to them. Obviously, there is more to teaching two-step word problems than "an engagingly written problem". BUT this is an area I would like teachers to start with.

I listen to a podcast for my personal business. On this podcast, the host stresses what would catch his attention if you were trying to target him with a Facebook ad. He loves a specific football team and talks about them on every episode. His point is that if you were to get him to look at your ad, all you would have to do is fit this football team into the equation some how. For example, even if you are selling dental services, he will probably switch dentists because he loves his football team that much. 

What does that mean for students? Each one of your students have something similar to podcasters love for his favorite football team. If you were to write a two-step word problem that was centered around your school's football team, basketball team, etc... it would resonate with some of your students.

Maybe you could write a problem about a field trip you have taken or a special guest that has visited your school. 

Like I said above, if students can relate to the problem... put themselves in the equations... they are more likely to comprehend the objective without even realizing what a difficult problem they have just solved.

A Helpful Math Strategy for Solving Two-Step Word Problems

When teaching students to solve word problems, my "go-to" is the CUBES math strategy.

I have another blog post about this strategy if you would like to read further.

The CUBES math strategy helps students "break-down" the word problem in bite-size chunks. It is a fabulous method, and I highly recommend further research of this strategy!

In Conclusion, A Nutshell Review

In conclusion, here is a run down of my helpful tips for writing two-step word problems:

  • Understand the standards before you write
  • Make the problems relate-able to your students' experiences
  • Find a way to get your students excited about what is in the problems.
  • Remember the CUBES math strategy (or a similar strategy) while writing

Creative Two-Step Word Problem Task Cards for 3rd-Grade

Helpful tips for writing two-step word problems.
Helpful tips for writing two-step word problems.
Two-step word problem task cards.

In the case that you do not wish to write your own two-step word problems, I have created these task cards to use in math centers, math rotations, etc... The names in the task cards are either from my pets or my family. That is a fun tidbit to share with your students.

The task cards are shaped like phones and SUPER easy to prep.

I NEED THESE TASK CARDS! SEND ME THERE NOW!

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These CUBES math strategy flip books pair perfectly with the two-step word problem task cards.

CUBES math strategy is my favorite strategy to use with math word problems. It truly helps students break the problems down.

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Multiplication Word Problems in 3rd Grade

Understanding multiplication word problems in 3rd-grade can be daunting for sure. Truthfully, all the methods can be in place and your lesson can still fall flat. Personally, I feel that in this case, the one thing that is missing deals with whether or not the student is engaged and having fun.

Also, I feel like sometimes required curriculum can fail us, even if it is standards-based.

One day, I tried to dream up an activity that paired with my favorite math strategy (CUBES), that would be a big hit and hit the standards.


Understanding Multiplication Word Problems in 3rd Grade

Multiplication Word Problem Task Cards

Then, I realized, the most popular thing among students that I know... is their phone... How cute is the phone theme?!

These multiplication within 100 task cards pair perfect with my CUBES math strategy flip book.

The fun thing about these cards that you can share with your students - the names are from my daughter, family, and pets!

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE THE MULTIPLICATION WITHIN 100 WORD PROBLEMS TASK CARDS

Understanding Multiplication Word Problems in 3rd Grade
Word Problems in 3rd grade task cards

Personally, I like to laminate the task cards for durability and reuse. Of course, this step is optional, but super efficient. 

Use the task cards in math centers, math rotations, etc...

Word Problems in 3rd-grade dry erase task cards.

CUBES Math Strategy and Word Problems

C.U.B.E.S. math strategy is commonly used to teach students how to deconstruct word problems to make them easier to solve.

Circle all the important numbers, underline the question, box all the important math words, evaluate the important words that you may have left out and eliminate what you don't need, and solve the word problem.

This flip book is a compact way for students to review the steps at home or at school. Plus, I always think providing parents with manipulatives to help their kiddos reinforce what they are being taught is a FABULOUS THING! AND this flip book is not 3rd-grade specific so it can be used for many years.

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE THE CUBES FLIP BOOK

You may also like this free resource

I hate it when I invest in something and later feel like what I purchased was not worth what I paid.

Alternately, I love it when I can provide teachers and homeschool parents with quality resources that they can utilize.

For that reason, I compiled a free resource containing ONE task card out of every task card in my MEGA bundle. That way, teachers can try the resource before they make an investment.

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Join the Magical 12 Days of Christmas

If you are a 3rd-grade teacher you will definitely want to join the MAGICAL 12 days of Christmas giveaway. Starting December 6, 2019, I will be sending out ONE FREE resource every day for 12 DAYS!

Don't worry, if you are a 2nd-grade or 4th-grade teachers you may also benefit from the freebies!

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Giveaway ends December 18th, 2019. Don't worry if you missed this year, you can join my email list to participate for next year. Plus, I will send out freebies for many holidays throughout the year!

Color by Number Christmas Division Worksheets

Christmas is in the air and these color by number division worksheets for Christmas are just what you need to spread joy in your classroom. Plus, color by number worksheets are always a big hit with the kiddos! 

Use the worksheets for early-finisher, math centers, for good behavior, practice, etc...


Color by number Christmas division worksheets

Color by Number Christmas Division Worksheets Version 1

Currently, I have two versions of Christmas division color by number worksheets. The difference boils down to style and the amount of division sentences on each worksheet.

Version 1 has more division sentences and less colors than version 2. Though, both version contain a Rudolph-themed multiplication chart.

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE VERSION 1
Color by number Christmas division worksheets
Color by number Christmas division worksheets

What's included in version 1:

  • Christmas Ornament
  • North Star
  • Presents for Christmas
  • Poinsettia
  • Snowman
  • Bell
  • Snowflake
  • Mistletoe
Holly color by number division worksheet.
Snowman division color by number worksheet.

Color by Number Christmas Division Worksheets Version 2

Version 2 (featured in the photographs below) is more bubbly and colorful than version 2. Your choice truly depends on the need for your classroom and personal preference.

Like I said above, both versions contain a Rudolph-themed multiplication charts.

In the end, color by number worksheets are AMAZING and you may just want to snag both! 

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE VERSION 2
Color by number Christmas division worksheets
Color by number Christmas division worksheets

What's included in version 2:

  • Santa Claus (skin tone left blank for students)
  • Mrs. Claus (skin tone left blank for students)
  • Elf (skin tone left blank for students)
  • Rudolph
  • Candy Canes
  • Wreath
  • Presents for Christmas
  • Christmas Tree
Diverse Santa color by number worksheet for division.
Christmas themed multiplication charts.

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You may also like this blog post. 

These winter-themed color by number worksheets are always a big hit! 

Whether you need multiplication or division, these check all the boxes!

Christmas multiplication workhseets.

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Elementary Math Resources

Winter multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade
Christmas multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Winter-themed multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.
Multiplication facts flip book for elementary math.
CUBES math strategy flip book for elementary math.
Division fluency flip book for 3rd-grade.

Color by Number Division Worksheets for New Year’s

It's December 1st, and these color by number division worksheets are just the thing to add to your winter curriculum. The worksheets are great for math centers, early finishers, "be-good rewards", practice, etc...

In fact, many teachers (who have purchased my CBN resources), have stated exactly those things.

Color by number worksheets are not only fun for students, they also help them with division fluency.


Division color by number worksheets for New Year's

New Year's Color by Number Worksheets Version 1

At the current time, I have TWO sets of New Year's color by number for division. Their only differences are coloring and the amount of multiplication sentences on each sheets.

Version 1 is truly beautiful -- it has MORE division sentences than version 2, BUT the colors are not as common. The uncommon colors are only a problem because most 24-count crayons most likely don't have the colors listed.

In fact, I had to turn to Crayola™ to name the colors! 

With that said, the worksheets are beautiful! If you have a creative class, these worksheets are perfect! Also, early finishers will probably enjoy the challenge.

**QUICK TIP:  As the teacher, you could prepare the crayons BEFORE they are used in centers, etc... This will definitely cut down on confusion and make these worksheets a colorful blessing.

CLICK HERE TO SEE VERSION 1
Division color by number worksheets for New Year's
Division color by number worksheets for New Year's

When you purchase version 1 you 9 worksheets:

  • Fireworks
  • Hat
  • New Year's Ball
  • Crown
  • Sparkle
  • Star
  • Noise Maker
  • Balloons
  • Tree with Star
Division color by number worksheets for New Year's
Division color by number worksheets for New Year's

New Year's Color by Number Worksheets Version 2

The New Year's worksheets Version 2 are 24-crayon count compatiblediverse, and SUPER CUTE! I absolutely adore that the these worksheets accommodate diverse skin tones!

Version 2 New Year's worksheets have fewer division sentences than Version 1, but ARE SO CUTE!

CLICK HERE TO SEE VERSION 2
Division color by number worksheets for New Year's
Division color by number worksheets for New Year's

With version 2 you get 8 worksheets:

  • New Year's Baby 1 & 2
  • Countdown Clock
  • Fireworks
  • Black-Eyed Peas with Party Hat
  • A Party Hat with Grapes
  • Party Hat with Party Horn
  • Disco Ball
  • Black Hat with Balloons
Color by Number Division Worksheets for New Year's
Division color by number worksheets for New Year's

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Winter multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade
Christmas multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Winter-themed multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.
Multiplication facts flip book for elementary math.
CUBES math strategy flip book for elementary math.
Division fluency flip book for 3rd-grade.

You may also like this blog post. 

If you enjoyed these New Year's division color by number worksheets, you may also like the multiplication version as well.

Whether you need multiplication or division, these check all the boxes!

Color by Number Multiplication Worksheets for New Year’s

It's December 1st, and these color by number multiplication worksheets are just the thing to add to your winter curriculum. The worksheets are great for math centers, early finishers, "be good rewards", practice, etc...

In fact, many teachers (who have purchased my CBN resources), have stated exactly those things.

Color by number worksheets are not only fun for students, they also help them with multiplication fluency.



I personally love using themed-worksheets for seasons and holidays -- I feel it helps students become aware of the specific time and even celebrate.

New Year's Color by Number Worksheets Version 1

At the current time, I have TWO sets of New Year's color by number. Their only differences are coloring and the amount of multiplication sentences on each sheets.

Version 1 is truly beautiful -- it has MORE multiplication sentences than version 2, BUT the colors are not as common. The uncommon colors are only a problem because most 24-count crayons most likely don't have the colors listed.

In fact, I had to turn to Crayola™ to name the colors! 

With that said, the worksheets are beautiful! If you have a creative class, these worksheets are perfect! Also, early finishers will probably enjoy the challenge.

**QUICK TIP:  As the teacher, you could prepare the crayons BEFORE they are used in centers, etc... This will definitely cut down on confusion and make these worksheets a colorful blessing.

CLICK HERE TO SEE VERSION 1

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New Year's Color by Number Worksheets Version 2

New Year's worksheets Version 2 are 24-crayon count compatible, diverse, and SUPER CUTE! I absolutely adore that the these worksheets accommodate diverse skin tones!

Version 2 New Year's worksheets have fewer multiplication sentences than Version 1, but ARE SO CUTE!

CLICK HERE TO SEE VERSION 2

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Elementary Math Resources

Winter multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade
Christmas multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Winter-themed multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.
Multiplication facts flip book for elementary math.
CUBES math strategy flip book for elementary math.
Multiplication strategies flip book for elementary math.

You may also like this blog post. 

These winter-themed color by number worksheets are always a big hit! 

Whether you need multiplication or division, these check all the boxes!

The Best Division Facts Tool to Make Learning Fun

This division fluency flip book is the best division facts tool to make learning fun! Not only is the flip book a big hit with students, it is super versatile and fun.

Students can add the flip book to their interactive notebooks for reference. Teachers can place the flip books in math centers, rotations, tool boxes, etc... Read more about the flip books below.


The Best Division Facts Tool to Make Learning Fun

About the Best Division Facts Flip Book

Like the multiplication fluency flip books, the division fluency flip books have been constructed to introduce division facts in the order in which I prefer to teach them. Based on the study of teaching the easiest facts first; 1, 5, and 10. Next, 2, 4, and 8. Next, 3, 6, and 9. Last, the facts for (see the photo below).

Students are asked to say the division sentence then, write the division sentence. Although, as the teacher, you could utilize this step to fit your curriculum needs. For example, you could have your students write the division sentence in a different way.

The Best Division Facts Tool to Make Learning Fun
The Best Division Facts Tool to Make Learning Fun

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Multiplication facts flip book for elementary math.
CUBES math strategy flip book for elementary math.
Multiplication strategies flip book for elementary math.
Properties of multiplication flip book for elementary math.
Division fluency flip book for 3rd-grade.
Multiplication Strategies task cards for elementary math.
Properties of multiplication task cards for elementary math.
Identifying arithmetic patterns task cards for elementary math.
Arithmetic patterns task cards for elementary math.

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Math Flip Book Bundle for 3rd-Grade

Math flip book bundle for 3rd-grade.

The ONE Ultimate CUBES Math Strategy Flip Book

You have to hear about the ONE ultimate CUBES math strategy flip book! It is simple, not only to construct, but also to utilize! Plus, these flip books have been a big hit in my store!

Students can add the flip book to their interactive notebooks for reference. Teachers can place the flip books in math centers, rotations, tool boxes, etc... Read more about the flip books below.


The ONE Ultimate CUBES Math Strategy Flip Book

About the ONE Ultimate CUBES Math Strategy Flip Book

C.U.B.E.S. math strategy is commonly used to teach students how to deconstruct word problems to make them easier to solve.

Circle all the important numbers, underline the question, box all the important math words, evaluate the important words that you may have left out and eliminate what you don't need, and solve the word problem.

This flip book is a compact way for students to review the steps at home or at school. Plus, I always think providing parents with manipulatives to help their kiddos reinforce what they are being taught is a FABULOUS THING! AND this flip book is not 3rd-grade specific so it can be used for many years.

The ONE Ultimate CUBES Math Strategy Flip Book

Buy the CUBES Math Strategy Flip Book with a Bundle

You can get this flip book in a bundle with FOUR other flip books. I KNOW! A bundle of flip book goodness. Check out the photograph below to see a few of the flip books in the bundle. Plus, a Division Strategies is being added soon (November, 30, 2019).

The ONE Ultimate CUBES Math Strategy Flip Book

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Shop My BEST SELLING Elementary Math Resources

Multiplication facts flip book for elementary math.
CUBES math strategy flip book for elementary math.
Multiplication strategies flip book for elementary math.
Properties of multiplication flip book for elementary math.
Division fluency flip book for 3rd-grade.
Multiplication Strategies task cards for elementary math.
Properties of multiplication task cards for elementary math.
Identifying arithmetic patterns task cards for elementary math.
Arithmetic patterns task cards for elementary math.

You may also like this blog post about my Best-Selling Multiplication Facts Flip Books!

Multiplication Facts Flip Book
Multiplication Facts Flip Book

The Best-Selling Multiplication Facts Flip Book

If you have read any of my blog post at all, you know I LOVE FLIP BOOKS! There is just something about them that students love. Plus, they are great manipulatives + reference tools. Consequently, these best-selling multiplication facts flip book been a big hit and gotten AMAZING feedback.


Multiplication Facts Flip Book for 3rd-grade.

More About the Best-Selling Multiplication Facts Flip Book

The multiplication facts fluency flip books have been constructed to introduce multiplication facts in the order in which I prefer to teach them. This is based on the study of teaching the easiest facts first; 0, 1, 5, and 10. Next, 2, 4, and 8. Next, 3, 6, and 9. Last, the facts for (see the photo above).

Students are asked to say the multiplication sentence then, write the multiplication sentence. In this step you could also encourage you students to use the commutative property to write the multiplication sentence in another way.

The multiplication fluency flip book covers facts 0-10 and recently added by request, facts 0-12.

This multiplication facts flip book is the SECOND BEST-SELLER in my Teachers Pay Teachers store (which is amazing because it is one of my newer resources).

Where to Use the Multiplication Facts Flip Books

Many people use the flip books in interactive notebooks for students to reference when they need them. This is a great idea and, in my opinion, very beneficial.

Alternatively, I personally like the idea of putting them at math center stations and in math toolboxes. The flip books can be just as beneficial as multiplication charts.

**Tip:  The flip books take a bit of time to construct, so make sure you have planned properly. Though, teachers have said the flip books were absolutely worth the time.

Best selling multiplication Facts Flip Book for 3rd-grade.
Multiplication Facts Flip Book for 3rd-grade.

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Elementary Math Resources

Multiplication facts flip book for elementary math.
CUBES math strategy flip book for elementary math.
Multiplication strategies flip book for elementary math.
Properties of multiplication flip book for elementary math.
Division fluency flip book for 3rd-grade.
Multiplication Strategies task cards for elementary math.
Properties of multiplication task cards for elementary math.
Identifying arithmetic patterns task cards for elementary math.
Arithmetic patterns task cards for elementary math.
Winter multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade
Christmas multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Winter-themed multiplication color by number worksheets for 3rd grade.
Hanukkah multiplication and division color by number worksheets.

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