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  • This Conversion - Vacation in Russia (upper elem/middle) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Conversion - Vacation in Russia (upper elem/middle) Word Problems. "Tori and her family go on a tour of St. Basil’s Cathedral. Tickets are 120 rubles for adults; admission is free for children 12 and under. How much does it cost for Tori and her family in all? How much in dollars?" Four word problems for converting rubles to dollars.
  • This Math Tools (color) Sign is perfect to practice math skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Math Tools (color) Sign. Math Tools sign illustrated with a protractor.
  • This Set R (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set R (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Brooke has eleven flowers. She has more tulips than roses. What are the possible combinations of tulips and roses, if she only has these two types of flowers? Six word problems.
  • This Conversion - Vacation in France (upper elem/middle) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Conversion - Vacation in France (upper elem/middle) Word Problems. "Marie's family all had lunch in a small patisserie. The meal cost €48. What was the average cost of the meal per person, in dollars?" Four word problems for converting euros to dollars.
  • This Problem Solving (color) Sign is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Problem Solving (color) Sign. Classroom sign, Problem Solving, illustrated with a girl and thinking bubble.
  • This Proportions (upper elem/ middle) Worksheet is perfect to practice math skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Proportions (upper elem/ middle) Worksheet. A one page worksheet ranging from simple (increasing ingredients for a larger cake) to difficult (with decimals to the third place).
  • This Cowboy Division (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Cowboy Division (upper elem) Word Problems. "Cowboy Tom worked from seven in the morning until three in the afternoon yesterday building two miles of fence. He was paid $48. What was his hourly wage?"
  • This Set T (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set T (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Paige, Cassandra, and Katie earned $12.45 by working for a neighbor. Assuming they worked equal amounts, what would each girl’s share be? Six word problems.
  • This Set U (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set U (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Sydney got twenty-one e-mails on Monday, nineteen on Tuesday, thirty-seven on Wednesday, eight on Thursday, and twenty-three on Friday. How many e-mails did she get on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, combined? Six word problems.
  • This Average Speed (upper elem) Worksheet is perfect to practice avreage speed skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Average Speed (upper elem) Worksheet. This math worksheet helps students practice determining average speed.
  • This Problem Solving Cards - Set C (with lines) Clip Art is perfect to practice word problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Problem Solving Cards - Set C (with lines) Clip Art. Problem solving cards with six different scenarios.
  • This Set D (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set D (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Joseph has two cousins. The sum of their ages is 18 years. One cousin is four years older than the other. Mrs. Smith guessed that the ages were 7 and 11. Was her guess correct? Six word problems.
  • This Winter Division (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Division (upper elem) Word Problems. "A group of people are cross-country skiing. Altogether, they ski one hundred ninety-six miles. There are fourteen people in the group. How far does each one ski, on average?"
  • This Winter Subtraction (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Subtraction (upper elem) Word Problems. "Bob and his friends are baking cookies for a school fundraiser. They baked eight hundred thirty-two cookies. However, they ate sixty-nine of them. How many cookies are left?" Five winter-themed subtraction word problems.
  • This Set P (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set P (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Mr. Wilder is taller than Ms. White. Mr. Singer is shorter than Ms. White. Ms. Jackson is taller than Ms. White, but she is not the tallest teacher. Put all of these teachers in order according to their height. Six word problems.
  • This Logic and Math (middle school) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Logic and Math (middle school) Word Problems. Three pages of complex math problems draw on critical thinking skills and logic in order to find the correct solution.
  • This Strategies for Problem Solving Clip Art is perfect to practice word problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Strategies for Problem Solving Clip Art. A poster to describe a suggested method of solving word problems.
  • 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 Set Q (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set Q (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Jordan has eight apples. Cameron has half as many apples as Jordan. Natalie has three-quarters as many apples as Cameron. How many apples does each person have? How many do they have altogether? Six word problems.
  • This Sets A - U (elem/upper elem) - answers Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Sets A - U (elem/upper elem) - answers Word Problems. Answers to the word problems from sets A-U, grouped by page.
  • This Set K (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set K (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Dylan poured punch at the class party. There are twenty-five people in Dylan’s class. He gave each person 100 ml of punch. How many liters of punch did the class need for the party? Six word problems.
  • This Probability (upper elem/middle) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Probability (upper elem/middle) Word Problems. Thomas had a bag with 30 marbles. If 12 of them are red, what is the probability that he will pull a red one out randomly? Common Core: Grade 6 Statistics and Probability: 6.SP.A.1, 6.SPA.2
  • This Strategies for Problem Solving Teaching Hints is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Strategies for Problem Solving Teaching Hints. Some suggestions for using the many word problem pages available on abcteach.com
  • This Cowboy Subtraction (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Cowboy Subtraction (upper elem) Word Problems. "Cowboy Jake is competing in a rodeo. In the last event, a bull kicks him in the arm and breaks it, but he still wins $144 in all. How much does he have left after he pays a doctor $66 to put his arm in a cast?"
  • This Winter Addition (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Addition (upper elem) Word Problems. "Pierre wants to buy a new mountain bike that costs $999. This summer, he earned $476 mowing lawns. This winter he has already earned $201 shoveling snow. How much money has he earned so far this year?" Five winter-themed addition word problems.
  • This Set S (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set S (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Dakota went to the store. He bought three note pads for $.75 each, four pencils at 2 for $.35 and one candy bar, which was being sold at 3 for $1.80. How much money did he spend? How much did he get back from the $10.00 he gave the clerk? Six word problems.
  • This Conversion - Vacation in Mexico (upper elem/middle) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Conversion - Vacation in Mexico (upper elem/middle) Word Problems. "Petra wants to buy a small replica of the pyramid at Chichén Itzá. She has $15 left. The pyramid costs 200 pesos. Does she have enough money?" Four word problems for converting pesos to dollars.
  • This Conversion - Vacation in China (upper elem/middle) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Conversion - Vacation in China (upper elem/middle) Word Problems. "Tickets for a tour of the Great Wall of China are 50 rmb for adults and 30 rmb for children ages 12-24. How much does it cost for Simon and his family in all? How much in dollars?" Four word problems for converting pesos to dollars.
  • 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 Set E (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set E (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. John finished a bicycle race in second place. The first four people crossed the finish line at: one-twenty, a quarter after one, five minutes to one and 1:07. What time did John cross the finish line? Six word problems.
  • This Set M (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set M (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. There are pictures of snakes in three overlapping circles. There are ten snakes in circle A, twenty snakes in circle B, and thirteen snakes in circle C. Six of the snakes are in both circles A and B. Five of the snakes are in both circles B and C. How many snakes are there in all? Six word problems.
  • This Set L (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set L (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Heather says, "I have two numbers in mind. When I subtract the smaller from the larger, the difference is seven. When I multiply the two numbers, the product is eighteen. What are my two numbers?" Six word problems.
  • This Money (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Money (upper elem) Word Problems. "Tom wants a cell phone that costs $70. He has $50 and he is saving $4 a week..." Practical math with realistic situations.
  • This Winter Skip Counting (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Skip Counting (elem) Word Problems. "Bob's class is cutting out paper snowflakes to decorate the classroom. If each child cuts out two snowflakes, how many do five children cut? Six children? Seven children?" Five winter-themed word problems with skip counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s.
  • This Set H (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set H (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Kyle had four bags of candy that he bought for $1.50 per bag. Each bag has six pieces of candy in it. How many more bags does he need to buy to give each of his twenty-five classmates one piece? How much will it cost altogether? Six word problems.
  • This Set I (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set I (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Cody had nineteen pieces of candy. He gave five away. Then he ate six pieces. He traded four pieces for a baseball card. How many pieces of candy does he have left? Six word problems.
  • This Set J (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set J (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Create a story problem for this answer: "Morgan caught four turkeys." Six word problems.
  • This Set F (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set F (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Robert went to the store with $10.00. He bought a notebook, three pencils and two erasers. He came home with $2.89. How much money did he spend? Six word problems.
  • This Conversion - Vacation in Canada (upper elem/middle) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Conversion - Vacation in Canada (upper elem/middle) Word Problems. "Mike and his family all had dinner in a French restaurant in Montreal. The meal cost $150 Canadian. What was the average cost of the meal per person, in U.S. dollars?" Four word problems with converting Canadian to US dollars.
  • This Problem Solving Cards - Set C Clip Art is perfect to practice word problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Problem Solving Cards - Set C Clip Art. A set of problem solving cards with 6 different scenarios.;