Prerequisites: Qualifying math score and completion of grade 2

Course Format: Individually Paced

Course Length: Typically 6 months

Course Code: AG3

## Update

This course is closed due to maintenance. We are temporarily not accepting new enrollments in this course.

## Course Description

Description

CTY’s Accelerated Math courses sharpen investigative skills, broaden mathematical understanding of concepts, and enhance reasoning skills. The Accelerated Grade 3 course covers topics typically found in a third grade curriculum and is aligned with Common Core Standards. The course starts with a review of topics taught in Accelerated Grade 2 Mathematics. Students are provided with ample practice, review problems, and activities. Online interactives in this course are provided by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Concepts are assessed through challenging homework assignments, quizzes, module tests, and cumulative exams. With the guidance of their instructors, students gain a solid foundation and mastery of math concepts at each level. This course provides a solid foundation of Grade 3 Mathematics and prepares students for success in Honors Grade 4 Mathematics.

Topics include:

• Number Sense
• Numbers as Factors
• Prime and Composite Numbers
• Two-digit Multipliers and Divisors
• Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers
• Quotients and Remainders
• Ratios and Percents
• Decimals
• Geometrical Figures
• Coordinate Plane
• Symmetry
• Transformations
• Data Analysis and Probability

## Materials Needed

There are no required materials for this course.

## List of Topics

### Numbers and Number Sense

• Whole Numbers to One Million
• Ordering and Rounding Whole Numbers

### Numbers as Factors

• Finding Factors
• Prime and Composite Numbers
• Identifying Common Factors

### Operations with Numbers

•  Whole Number Sums
• Differences Between Large Numbers
• Two Digit Multipliers
• Introduction to Long Division
• Two Digit Divisors

### Introduction to Fractions

• Proper Fractions
• Improper Fractions
• Equivalent Fractions
• Ordering and Rounding Fractions

### Operations with Fractions

• Sums Involving Like Denominators
• Differences Involving Like Denominators
• Working with Unlike Denominators
• Finding Products
• Quotients and Remainders

### Introduction to Decimals

• Tenths, Hundreths, and Thousandths
• Ordering and Rounding
• Ratios, Decimals, and Percents

### Operations with Decimals

• Subtracting Decimals
• Multiplying Decimals
• Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers

### Measurement

• Lines, Angles and Circles
• Rectangles and Squares
• Triangles
• Converting Units
• Measurement Tools, Units, and Precision

### Coordinate Plane and Geometry

• The Coordinate Plane
• Symmetry and Transformations
• Relating Two and Three Dimensional Shapes

### Data Analysis and Probability

• Displaying and Analyzing Data
• Looking at Chance