Mathematics Primary 3

With our 3rd grade math tutoring, your child will learn:

Numbers and Algebra

  • Counting in hundreds/thousands up to 10,000
  • Number notation, representations and place values (thousands, hundreds, tens, ones)
  • Reading and writing numbers in numerals and in words
  • Comparing and ordering numbers
  • Patterns in number sequences
  • Addition and subtraction algorithms (up to 4 digits)
  • Solving up to 2-step word problems involving addition and subtraction
  • Mental calculation involving addition and subtraction of two 2-digit numbers
  • Multiplication tables of 6, 7, 8 and 9
  • Multiplying and dividing within the multiplication tables
  • Division with remainder
  • Multiplication and division algorithms (up to 3digits by 1 digit)
  • Solving up to 2-step word problems involving the 4 operations
  • Mental calculation involving multiplication and division within the multiplication tables


  • Equivalent fractions
  • Expressing a fraction in its simplest form
  • Comparing and ordering unlike fractions with denominators of given fractions not exceeding12
  • Writing the equivalent fraction of a fraction given the denominator or the numerator
  • Adding and subtracting two related fractions within one whole with denominators of given fractions not exceeding 12


  • Adding and subtracting money in decimal notation
  • Solving word problems involving addition and subtraction of money in decimal notation

Measurement and Geometry

  • Measuring:
  • Length in kilometres (km)
  • Volume of liquid in millilitres (ml)
  • Measuring length/mass/volume (of liquid) in compound units
  • Converting a measurement in compound units to the smaller unit, and vice versa
    • kilometres and metres
    • metres and centimetres
    • kilograms and grams
    • litres and millilitres
  • Solving word problems involving length/mass/ volume/capacity excluding fractions and compound units
  • Telling time to the minute
  • Use of ‘past’ and ‘to’ to tell time
  • Measuring time in hours and minutes
  • Converting time in hours and minutes to minutes only, and vice versa
  • Finding the starting time, finishing time or duration given the other two quantities
  • Solving problems involving time in hours and minutes
  • Concepts of area and perimeter of a plane figure 1.2 measuring area in square units, cm2 and m2, excluding conversion between cm and m
  • Perimeter of
    • rectilinear figure
    • rectangle
    • square
  • Area of rectangle/square
  • Concepts of angle
  • Right angles, angles greater than/smaller than a right angle
  • Perpendicular and parallel lines
  • Draw perpendicular and parallel lines on square grid



  • Reading and interpreting data from bar graphs
  • Using different scales on axis
  • Solving 1-step problems using data from bar graphs

Programme details

Every Tuesday
4:30pm – 6:00pm
Subject to Package
Aestral Private School
273 Bukit Batok East Avenue 4 #02-80