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Halloween Word Problems

Young mathematicians are put to the test in a instructional activity that requires them to help another school plan a Halloween party. By reading word problems, learners decide whether to multiply or divide in order to solve.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Classroom Considerations

  • Provide paper for students to work out each problem
Pros

  • Boosts reading comprehension of word problems
  • Allows learners to decide which operation to use
Cons

  • Does not come with an answer key
  • Limited space is provided on the sheet to problem solve
Common Core

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