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  • This Chance and Probability (elem, upper el, middle) Worksheet is perfect to practice probability skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Chance and Probability (elem, upper el, middle) Worksheet. Several activities to help students understand the differences between chance and probability. Common Core: Grade 6 Statistics and Probability: 6.SP.A.1, 6.SPA.2
  • This Equations & Word Problems (upper el/middle) Worksheet is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Equations & Word Problems (upper el/middle) Worksheet. Converting word problems into equations and solving the equations. Common Core Math: 5.OA.1 Common Core_Math_6.EE.A.1, 6.EE.A.2, 6.EE.A.3,
  • This Regrouping in Addition (elem) Poster is perfect to practice addition skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Regrouping in Addition (elem) Poster. Three colorful math posters explain the rules for regrouping ("carrying") in addition.
  • This Jenny's Garden (elem/upper elem) Worksheet is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Jenny's Garden (elem/upper elem) Worksheet. "Here is a table of what Jenny planted in the new flower garden. Read the table and answer the questions."
  • This The Ugly Duckling (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this The Ugly Duckling (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. "The duckling lived in a farm with 45 animals. There were 10 pigs, 12 goats, 5 dogs, 2 horses and the rest were sheep." Choose the equation that best expresses the word problem.
  • This School Themed Multiplication (elementary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this School Themed Multiplication (elementary) Word Problems. "There are three rows of pencils. Each row has four pencils. How many colored pencils does Yoko have?" Five school-themed multiplication problems.
  • This School Themed Skip Counting (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this School Themed Skip Counting (elem) Word Problems. "There are two boys in every row on Bruce’s bus. How many boys are there in two rows?" Five school-themed math problems using skip counting.
  • This Thanksgiving Addition (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Addition (elem) Word Problems. "Ed and his sister are helping cook Thanksgiving dinner. They decide to have a potato-peeling contest. Ed peels twenty-two. His sister peels six more than that. How many did she peel?" Five Thanksgiving-themed addition word problems.
  • This Thanksgiving Subtraction (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Subtraction (elem) Word Problems. "Renee’s mother has forty-eight pieces of pumpkin pie on the counter in the kitchen on Thanksgiving. The dog eats six while she’s not looking. How many pieces of pie are left?"
  • This Math - U.S. Standard Conversion Word Problems (grade 5) Interactive Notebook is perfect to practice measurement skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Math - U.S. Standard Conversion Word Problems (grade 5) Interactive Notebook. Interactive rules and practice of word problems involving real world situations in converting units of money, time, length/distance, liquid volume and weight in U.S. standards. CC: Math: 5.MD.A.1
  • This Problem Solving Cards - Set A (elem/upper elem) Clip Art is perfect to practice word problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Problem Solving Cards - Set A (elem/upper elem) Clip Art. A set of problem solving cards with 6 different scenarios. Some of them are brain teasers, and you may need to think in different ways to solve the problem.
  • This Money (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Money (elem) Word Problems. "On her tenth birthday, Ashleigh received $20 from her Aunt Liz..." Several pages of word problems about money using everyday examples that students can easily understand.
  • This Cowboy Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Cowboy Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems. "Cowboy Jake is afraid of rattlesnakes. He sees a lot of them on the ranch where he lives. In fact, he sees an average of thirty every year. About how many has he seen in the nine years he has lived on the ranch?"
  • This Environment (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Environment (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. "It takes 55% less water to make recycled paper than normal paper... How much water would the same factory use to make the same amount of normal paper?" Five word problems with an environmental theme.
  • This School Themed Subtraction (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this School Themed Subtraction (elem) Word Problems. "Matt has to read a 53-page book by tomorrow. So far he has read 48 pages. How many more pages does he have to read?" Five school-themed subtraction word problems.
  • This Dividing Decimals Practice Math is perfect to practice decimal division skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Dividing Decimals Practice Math. Two pages of decimal division with twenty equations per page. Includes decimals to the tenths and hundredths places.
  • This Set B (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set B (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Create a story problem for this answer: Jacob had four caramel apples left over. Six word problems.
  • This Regrouping in Subtraction (elem) Clip Art is perfect to practice subtraction skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Regrouping in Subtraction (elem) Clip Art. Three colorful math posters explain the rules for regrouping ("borrowing") in addition.
  • This Halloween Division (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Halloween Division (upper elem) Word Problems. "The Wizard Mandragon has a part-time job making flying brooms for witches. This year he had a special Halloween sale and sold brooms for $40 each. He earned a total of $240. How many brooms did he sell?" Five Halloween-themed division problems.
  • 10 pages of practice in decimal place value from tenths to thousandths (difficulty increases throughout packet). Created with our abctools math worksheet generator. CC: 5.NBT.A.3

  • This Sets A - U (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Sets A - U (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. 21 pages of word problems; six problems per page. Pages are lettered. Some sets of questions contain a "brain teaser".
  • This Cider Mill Menu (elementary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Cider Mill Menu (elementary) Word Problems. Practice math skills using a restaurant menu.
  • This Equations and Word Problems (add/subtract) Worksheet is perfect to practice addition and subtraction skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Equations and Word Problems (add/subtract) Worksheet. Writing addition and subtraction word problems as numerical equations.
  • This Cowboy Addition (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Cowboy Addition (upper elem) Word Problems. "Cowboy Tom helped at a roundup. He earned $1.50 for every cow he caught. The first week, he caught 99 cows. The second week he caught 273. How many did he catch altogether?" Five addition problems.
  • This Mixed Practice (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Mixed Practice (upper elem) Word Problems. "Mary did six exercises and studied three pages a day. By the end of one week, how many exercises had she done, and how many pages had she studied?" One page of word problems, with addition, subtraction, and multiplication.
  • 10 pages of practice in place value from tens to hundred thousands (difficulty increases throughout packet). Created with our abctools math worksheet generator. CC: 1.NBT.B.2, 2.NBT.A.1

  • This Addition 1 digit (set 3) Worksheet is perfect to practice addition skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Addition 1 digit (set 3) Worksheet. Printable addition worksheets, 5 page workbook that concentrates on adding single digit numbers to solve each problem. Includes answer key.
  • This Halloween Subtraction (primary/elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Halloween Subtraction (primary/elem) Word Problems. "Anne is a witch. She has two black cats. How many more does she have to find if she needs ten black cats for her spell?" Five Halloween-themed word problems.
  • This Pumpkin Word Problems (elem) Clip Art is perfect to practice word problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Pumpkin Word Problems (elem) Clip Art. An 8 page pumpkin shape book of math word problems related to October and Halloween.
  • 10 pages of practice in sums. Place values and number of terms increase through packet. Created with abctools Math Worksheet Generator. CC: 3.NBT.A.1

  • This Pumpkin Word Problems (to ten) (primary) Clip Art is perfect to practice word problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Pumpkin Word Problems (to ten) (primary) Clip Art. A five page pumpkin shaped booklet with a story problem on each page.
  • This Halloween Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Halloween Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems. "Smith & Smith Ghost Eradication Services is a company that removes ghosts from haunted houses. If each haunted house has an average of three ghosts, how many ghosts can be removed in a month?" Five Halloween themed multiplication word problems.
  • This Halloween Multiplication (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Halloween Multiplication (elem) Word Problems. "Four witches meet at Halloween. Each one brings four black cats with her. How many black cats are at the meeting?"
  • 10 pages of practice in advanced place value that includes whole numbers from thousands to millions and decimals from tenths to hundred thousandths (difficulty increases throughout packet). Created with abctools math worksheet generator. CC: 5.NBT.A.3