Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday
Using money as a context for teaching basic arithmetic is an excellent strategy for engaging young mathematicians. Following along with a class reading of the children's book Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich last Sunday by Judith Viorst,...
1st - 3rd Math CCSS: Designed
Tricky Word Problems - Choosing the Operation
Decipher the equations in these addition and subtraction word problems. Two examples at the top of the page guide second graders as they solve the rest of the problems. There is no space to write out the equation, but there is a place to...
2nd - 3rd Math CCSS: Adaptable
Solving Two-Step Word Problems Involving Addition and Subtraction of Whole Number Including Money
Students determine how to write equations to solve two-step word problems using addition or subtraction. In this word problem activity, students review number facts and problem solving steps. They apply the problem solving steps as they...
2nd - 4th Math
Addition and Subtraction Pick n Mix
Teach your class how to mentally solve whole number addition and subtraction problems using compensation from tidy numbers including equal additions. They use appropriate recording techniques and predict the usefulness of strategies for...
2nd - 4th Math CCSS: Adaptable
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