## Naming and Describing Quadrilaterals in 3rd Grade

What attributes should we use to describe quadrilaterals? Define shapes using the following attributes: number of sides, number of angles, whether the shape has a right angle, whether the sides …

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## Naming and Describing Quadrilaterals in 3rd Grade

## Top 5 Things to Know About Teaching Geometry in 3rd Grade!

## Build math and science vocabulary and have fun!

## Stop creating a word wall for your students!

## Promoting Precise Mathematical Language

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What attributes should we use to describe quadrilaterals? Define shapes using the following attributes: number of sides, number of angles, whether the shape has a right angle, whether the sides …

Here are the top 5 things you need to consider when teaching or revisiting Geometry concepts in 3rd grade. 1. What is included in the Geometry domain for 3rd grade? …

Building vocabulary knowledge and usage in mathematics and science should not amount to copying definitions in notebooks. Decades of copying definitions has resulted in many students being able to repeat …

How effective is it to have a list of math words on the wall? Who decides what words to place on the wall and who puts them up on display? …

Why teach math vocabulary? The Standards for Mathematics emphasize that mathematically proficient students communicate precisely to others; however, the language of mathematics can often be confusing. Lack of knowledge of …