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236 resources with the keyterm story problems

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Customary Units of Capacity and Weight

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
Six straightforward word problems require learners to use customary units of capacity (pints, quarts, cups, gallons) on this assignment. In order to answer each question, they must write an explanation in the form of a mathematical...
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Transforming Word Problems into Number Sentences Transforming Word Problems into Number Sentences

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Practice using problem solving strategies by breaking down word problems into a series of visual "stair" steps. Learners restate what is being asked, locate word clues, eliminate unnecessary information, and determine the operation to be...
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Multiply Fractions

For Students 4th - 6th
Use this multiplying fractions practice worksheet to have learners sharpen their problem solving skills as they solve six story problems.
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Friendship Addition

For Teachers 1st
Compute single digit addition problems. In this friendship addition instructional activity, 1st graders collaborate to add two sets of things together after hearing the problem read aloud by the teacher.
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How Many Ducks in the Pond?

For Students K - 1st
Kindergarten counters will be delighted to doddle with the ducks pictured on a two-page illustrated worksheet. The six story problems and two equations ask learners to add and subtract as the ducklings dabble in the pond.  An answer...
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Functions - Earning Money

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers create tables and equations from given stories. In this money tables lesson, students complete a verbal problem about money and make a table for the problem. They create a rule involving multiplication and addition and...
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Ten Minutes After When? - Enrichment 14.4

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this enrichment worksheet, learners use problem solving skills to answer five questions. Students use their knowledge of angles and telling time to solve the problems.
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Compare Fractions Story Problems

For Students 4th - 5th
In this fractions instructional activity, students solve 6 story problems. Students will need to change fractions have common denominators before comparing them.
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Cool Tools to Solve Challenging Word Problems

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore math functions by completing worksheets in class. In this word problem lesson plan, students read the story A Remainder of One and practice solving division problems from the story. Students complete a worksheet which...
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Multiply Decimals: Problem Solving

For Students 4th - 5th
In this multiplication activity, students practice multiplying decimals. Students are given facts they must use to help them solve five problems. Students must solve the problems and explain their thinking.
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Team Players

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this math word problem practice worksheet, students sharpen their skills as they read and solve 3 subtraction story problems. Students also write a subtraction story problem of their own.
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Addition with Farm Animals

For Teachers K
Solve one and two-step problems with whole numbers using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Students will complete a worksheet where they solve story problems. They will then write their own story problems and share...
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Problem Solving: Draw a Diagram

For Teachers 4th - 5th
This problem solving PowerPoint presents a detailed, logical sequence of steps to follow in order to solve a story problem. The thinking processes described are given in text and represented by a visual model. After discussing the...
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Fiddle Dee Diddle - It's Time For A Riddle

For Teachers 3rd
Energize your math class! They will use the story problem process to solve math riddle problems. They compute and solve problems involving addition and subtraction of 3- and 4- digit numbers and basic facts of multiplication and division...
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Solving Word Problems Involving Subtraction

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students solve subtraction word problems. In this 1 to 100,000 subtraction with and without regrouping lesson, students use Polya's problem solving strategies to solve word problems as a whole class and in small groups. Students...
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Add the Puppies

For Students K - 1st
In this problem solving learning exercise, students read a story problem and draw a picture to illustrate the information. Students write a number sentence to solve the problem. Students also write their own problem about puppies.
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Sunshine Math - 3

For Students 4th - 5th
In this mixed review math instructional activity, students answer 1 multiple choice question using logical reasoning. Then students answer 1 fill in the blank problem on probability. Next, students answer 1 fill in the blank question...
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Cat in the Hat Math Problems

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this Cat in the Hat themed, math worksheet, students will determine the answer to nine different word problems using addition, subtraction, multiplication, and pattern recognition skills.
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Elephant Math

For Teachers 5th - 6th
In this math/science worksheet, students answer 6 mathematical story problems. All the questions have to do with elephants, their diet, their weight, and their travel.
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School Word Problems

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
In this word problem worksheet, the students will analyze each story problem. The students will decipher which process to use in the completion of nine word problems and then write one story problem of their own on the lines provided.
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Problem-Solving Strategy: Guess and Check

For Students 2nd - 3rd
Teach your class how to guess and check to solve word problems. There are 4 single step word problems for them to solve.
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Cucumber Soup – Story Problems

For Students 1st
In this story problem activity, 1st graders solve 8 word problems pertaining to the book Cucumber Soup. The problems require students to add and subtract using 1 and 2-digit numbers.
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Brain Boosters: Daily Word Problem

For Students 1st - 2nd
Your youngsters will be able to determine whether the solution to the problem is even or odd by counting the number of cubes shown. 
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Add the Puppies

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this early childhood problem solving worksheet, students read a story problem and then respond to 5 short answer questions regarding it and how to solve it.