Y3 Maths

Scaling Lesson

This Year 3 Scaling lesson covers the prior learning of multiplying by 3, 4 and 8, before moving onto the main skill of scaling.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources from the steps here, here or here. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective

Mathematics Year 3: (3C6) Recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 3, 4 and 8 multiplication tables

Mathematics Year 3: (3C8) Solve problems, including missing number problems, involving multiplication and division, including positive integer scaling problems and correspondence problems in which n objects are connected to m objects

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of place value of 1s, 10s and 100s, before moving onto the main skill of scaling. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This Year 3 Scaling lesson covers the prior learning of multiplying by 3, 4 and 8, before moving onto the main skill of scaling.

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For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Multiply by 3 Game has been designed to check pupils' understanding of multiplying numbers by 3.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Multiply by 4 Game has been designed to check pupils' understanding of multiplying numbers by four using a range of representations and vocabulary.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Multiply by 8 Game has been designed to check pupils' understanding of multiplying numbers by 8.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of scaling.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Scaling Game has been designed to check pupils' understanding of scaling. Pupils will match the bar models to the correct statement,

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Extension

Extension

This scaling extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the scaling lesson.

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This Year 3 Scaling Maths Challenge checks pupils’ understanding of solving problems involving scaling.