Illustrated by Erich Owen
Beast Academy is a series of illustrated textbooks and workbooks published by Art of Problem Solving for grades 2-5. Beast Academy provides a fun, rigorous, challenging, complete curriculum for aspiring math beasts. This is unit 3B in a four-unit series for third grade, which includes chapters on multiplication, perfect squares, and the distributive property.
The Guide book is written in an engaging comic book style, and the Practice book provides over 400 problems ranging from introductory level exercises to very challenging puzzles and word problems.
Use this to assess if your child is prepared for Beast Academy 3B.
Beast Academy 3B Covers the Following TopicsMultiplication:
Times tables, the commutative and associative properties, multiplying numbers that end in one or more zeroes.
Properties of squares, squaring numbers that end in 5, finding the next perfect square, multiplying nearby numbers using perfect squares.
The Distributive Property:
Order of operations, area models of the distributive property, multiplying multi-digit numbers.