Third Grade math takes the fun of Second Grade math to the next level! You’ll dive deeper into multiplication and division, learning new tricks and solving more complex problems. This Halloween, our Spark Math teachers are turning scary stories into exciting multiplication word problems. Get ready for a spooky good time with Spark Math’s free Halloween worksheets for 3rd grade.

**Multiplication Skills for Grade 3**

In third grade, students should fluently recall single-digit multiplication facts (times tables 1-9) and understand the connection between multiplication and division.

They should also understand that multiplication can be done in any order (the commutative property) and use this knowledge to solve problems efficiently.

In addition to practicing various multiplication methods—like arrays, repeated addition, and mental math—students should learn to solve multiplication word problems, such as finding the total number of objects in equal groups or calculating the area of a rectangle.

**Singapore MOE Math Syllabus for Primary 3**

- Master multiplication tables of 6, 7, 8 and 9.
- Multiply and divide within the multiplication tables.
- Use multiplication and division algorithms (up to 3 digits by 1 digit).
- Perform mental calculation involving multiplication and division within multiplication tables.

**US Common Core Standards for Grade 3**

**Operations & Algebraic Thinking**

- Represent and solve word problems involving multiplication and division.
- Understand properties of multiplication and the relationship between multiplication and division.
- Multiply and divide within 100.
- Solve problems involving the four operations, and identify and explain patterns in arithmetic.

**Download Halloween Math Worksheets**

**Spark Education wants to make learning fun with these Halloween Free 3rd Grade Math Worksheets!**

Our Halloween worksheets aren’t just ordinary fill-in-the-blank activities. They’re designed by curriculum experts to give you a sneak peek into Spark Math by Spark Education. These worksheets feature fun and challenging multiplication word problems that will help students think critically and become a better problem-solver. We use real-life examples to make multiplication math concepts easier to understand.

**List of 3rd Grade Math Skills Covered**

- Single-digit multiplication
- Multi-digit multiplication
- Word problems involving multiplication
- Multiplication as repeated addition
- Units of measurement
- Division
- Time concepts
- Problem-solving skills

But that’s just the beginning! Our full Spark Math program offers even more fun and engaging ways to learn multiplication word problems. Our experienced teachers, animated storylines, and interactive lessons will help you master math concepts at your own pace. Try a free trial today and see the difference Spark Math can make!

## Top Math Skills Your Kid Learns in 3rd Grade

Solving multiplication word problems are essential for third graders, but there’s more to explore! Fractions are another important skill that will continue to be useful throughout life. In third grade, your child will also start learning about fractions, including how to simplify them and work with mixed numbers. For more information on the top 3rd Grade math concepts, read here.

## Spark Math: Helping Your Child Succeed in Math

Our free online and printable math worksheets can help your child continue learning and practicing math at home. While worksheets are a great tool, sometimes students need extra support to reach their full potential.

Spark Math is a fun and engaging online math program for Pre-K to 6th graders. Our small group classes are taught by experienced teachers who provide personalized help and support. We use games and other interactive activities to make learning math exciting and effective.

**Ready to try Spark Math?** Sign up for a free trial today and see how it can help your child succeed in math!

**Need worksheets for other grade levels?** Check out our full lineup of Halloween worksheets here!

**Answer Key**

1 | Cupcakes for friends 2 × 5 = 10 cupcakes Benny made 10 cupcakes in total. |

2 | Apples for juice 6 × 3 = 18 apples In total, Benny used 18 apples. |

3 | Pizza slices 6 × 4 = 24 slices They have 24 slices of pizza in total. |

4 | Fake spiders 12 × 8 = 96 fake spiders In total, Benny used 96 fake spiders. |

5 | Size of the cloth 60 cm × 20 cm = 1200 cm² The cloth is 1200 cm² in size. |

6 | (a) Cookies per tray 3 × 4 = 12 cookies (b) Total baking time 20 min × 5 = 100 min It took her 100 minutes to bake all the cookies. |

7 | First, find the total animal stickers per pack. 4 + 6 = 10 animal stickers Then, multiply by the number of packs. 10 × 8 = 80 animal stickers Therefore, there are 80 animal stickers in total.Alternatively, use: (4 + 6) × 8 = 80 animal stickers There are 80 animal stickers in total. |

8 | First, find the total pieces of candy each friend received. 2 + 5 = 7 pieces of candy Then, multiply by the number of friends. 7 × 5 = 35 pieces of candy. So, Benny gave out 35 pieces of candy.Alternatively, use: (2 + 5) × 5 = 80 pieces of candy In total, Benny gave out 35 pieces of candy. |

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