Weekly Reader Connections

Teacher Guide: Unit 8

The Weekly Reader Connections feature on Kids' Place Houghton Mifflin Math provides your students with additional information about the topics that appear in the Curriculum Connection feature in their student books.

The article “Move It!” discusses the American Heart Association's guidelines for children's fitness.

Have students read the article on their own and then complete the Word Wise activity. The activity has each of the students create a glossary for the article. Glossaries should include seven words, with illustrations for each definition. Students will need to use a dictionary to complete the activity.

The Data Hunt activity asks children to answer multiple-choice questions. The questions provide the students with extra practice in multiplication and division by 1- digit numbers.

Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 3