

Unit 6 Geometry and Measurement Word Problems Grade 3 Math 


Description: Students
solve one and twostep word problems involving the four operations using
standard units of grams, kilograms, and liters to improve fluency for
concepts and skills initiated earlier in the year. Students also describe, analyze, and
compare properties of two dimensional shapes. Students will solve word problems involving
money. 

Louisiana
Student Standards for Mathematics (LSSM) Instructional
Outcomes 





Enduring Understandings: ·
Geometry requires visualization,
spatial reasoning, and geometric modeling to solve problems. ·
Objects have distinct attributes
that can be measured. ·
Measurement describes the
attributes of objects and events. 
Essential Questions: ·
How do we use geometry to help us
make sense of the world? ·
How does measurement keep our
world organized? ·
What is a precise measurement? ·
Why do we measure and why do we
need standardized units of measurement? ·
What types of problems are solved
with measurement and geometry? 


