# One Step Multiplication Word Problems - Lesson for Grade 3, Chapter - Multiplication Facts

In the lesson "One Step Multiplication Word Problems," designed for Grade 3 students as part of the Multiplication and Division unit, learners will embark on an engaging journey to master one-step multiplication word problems. This chapter on Multiplication Facts is essential for building a solid foundation in mathematical operations, focusing on developing the ability to solve problems that involve multiplying numbers in real-world scenarios.

Through activities such as "Magnet Multiplication: 1-Step Word Problems Worksheet," "Archeology Word Problems Worksheet," and "One-Step Multiplication Word Problems," students will learn to interpret multiplication as repeated addition. They will enhance their problem-solving skills by applying multiplication facts to find solutions to various scenarios, improving their mathematical literacy and critical thinking abilities.

Understanding one-step multiplication word problems is crucial not only for academic success but also for everyday life. It aids in developing logical thinking, enabling students to tackle tasks that involve quantification, such as calculating the total cost of items, understanding time, and planning events. By mastering these skills, students will be better prepared for more complex mathematical concepts in the future and will be able to apply their knowledge in practical situations, making this lesson an important milestone in their mathematical education.

Estimated classroom time: 10 min
Chapter: Multiplication Facts
Unit: Multiplication and Division
Click on any activity below to start learning.
1st
3:00 min
Magnet Multiplication: 1-Step Word Problems Worksheet
worksheet
2nd
3:00 min
Archeology Word Problems Worksheet
worksheet
3rd
4:00 min
One-Step Multiplication Word Problems
Quiz
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• ### Activity 1 / Magnet Multiplication: 1-Step Word Problems Worksheet

How much do your students know about magnets? In science class, they might have already learned some things about the laws of attraction and repulsion. Refresh your students’ minds by teaching them first how a magnet works, and then look at this simple math worksheet. There are two word problems along with pictures in the downloadable PDF. Read the word problems to your students and help them check the box under the correct answer.

• ### Activity 2 / Archeology Word Problems Worksheet

What does your child want to be when she grows up? Perhaps a doctor, an engineer, a teacher, or maybe even an archeologist. Do your kids know what archeologists do? You can introduce them to this profession with this simple worksheet. The archeologist in this picture has discovered a set of dinosaur bones. Read the short text to your kids and show them the accompanying pictures. Then, read each word problem and check the equations that match. Help your little ones circle the correct products.

• ### Activity 3 / One-Step Multiplication Word Problems - Quiz

Students will be assessed on their ability to solve one-step multiplication word problems.