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  • 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 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 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 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 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 Winter Subtraction (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Subtraction (elem) Word Problems. "Rebecca is going skiing with her family. It is a seventy-mile drive to the mountain where they ski. They have driven forty miles so far. How far is it to the mountain now?" Five winter-themed subtraction 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 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 Set N (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set N (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Abigail saw the same number of pigs and chickens at the farm. She counted twelve legs. How many were pig legs and how many were chicken legs? Six word problems.
  • This Sets A - U (elem/upper elem) - unnumbered Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Sets A - U (elem/upper elem) - unnumbered Word Problems. All the word problems from sets A-U, unnumbered and unformatted; these can be cut into strips and glued into math journals for daily practice. Answers are provided.
  • This Set O (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set O (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Andrea brought seventy-five Valentines candies to school. If there are twenty-eight students in her class, how many candies can each student have if Andrea wants them all to have the same amount? Will there be any left over? 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 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 Going Green (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Going Green (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. "We know that, on average, each tree absorbs from 13 to 48 pounds of carbon dioxide per year. We have planted 15 trees. How much carbon dioxide absorption will the trees we’ve already planted enable in the next 50 years?" Five math 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 Thanksgiving Subtraction (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Subtraction (upper elem) Word Problems. "For his science class at school, Charles wants to calculate how much his relatives eat on Thanksgiving. He weighs the food before it is served and then he weighs the leftovers. The food weighed 960 ounces. The leftovers weighed 89 ounces. How many ounces of food did his family eat?"
  • This School Themed Addition (elementary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this School Themed Addition (elementary) Word Problems. "Last year there were 89 third graders at Johnson Elementary School. This year there are five more." Five school-themed math addition problems.
  • This Winter Addition (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Addition (elem) Word Problems. "Clem really likes cross country skiing. Last week he skied twenty-one miles. This weekend he skied seven more miles. How many miles did he ski altogether?" Five winter-themed addition word problems.
  • This Medieval Math (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Medieval Math (upper elem) Word Problems. "For lunch at the Renaissance Fair, Tyler and Amanda each buy a turkey leg and an apple dumpling. Each food item costs $3.50. How much do their lunches cost altogether?"
  • This Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems. "How many e-mails does he forward in one week altogether?" One page; 12 word problems with contemporary themes.
  • 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.
  • This Winter Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Multiplication (upper elem) Word Problems. "Tracy collects forty-eight icicles for her science class. They are twenty-five inches long on average. What is the total length of the icicles Tracy collects?" Five winter-themed multiplication word problems.
  • This Set G (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set G (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Jennifer wants to buy a new hockey puck that costs $5.25. She has $2.30. She can earn 50 cents an hour by raking leaves. How many hours will she have to work to get the money she needs? Six 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 Problem Solving Cards - Set A (with lines) Clip Art is perfect to practice word problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Problem Solving Cards - Set A (with lines) Clip Art. A set of 6 word problems, with lines to show work.
  • This Set C (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set C (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Amanda had $3.00. She bought a hot dog for $1.35, chips for 35 cents, and a drink for 85 cents. Did she have enough money? Did she have money left over? If so, how much? Six word problems.
  • 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 Superbowl Math...and more! (elem/upper elem) Unit is perfect to practice chart reading and graphing skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Superbowl Math...and more! (elem/upper elem) Unit. Math problems to figure out which teams won their games, reading a graph; plus designing a superbowl commercial and a general knowledge crossword puzzle.
  • 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

  • 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 Thanksgiving Subtraction (primary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Subtraction (primary) Word Problems. "Yolanda’s Thanksgiving turkey weighs twenty pounds. Her family eats seventeen pounds at dinner. How many pounds are left?"
  • This Thanksgiving Skip Counting (primary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Skip Counting (primary) Word Problems. "Eddie can pick and clean ten pumpkins per hour. How many can he do in four hours? How many in five? How many in six?" Five Thanksgiving-themed skip counting (by tens) word problems.
  • 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 Thanksgiving - Division Math Game is perfect to practice division skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving - Division Math Game. Roll the dice and move across the board by division equations. Laminate for a fun, reusable classroom game.
  • 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 Word Problems:Thanksgiving Division (upper elementary) is perfect to practice division skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Word Problems:Thanksgiving Division (upper elementary). "There are fourteen boys in Mark’s chess club. For Thanksgiving they participate in a food drive. They visit 70 houses and collect a total of 210 cans of food. How many cans of food did they collect per house, on average?" Five Thanksgiving-themed division 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.
  • 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 Thanksgiving Skip Counting (primary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Skip Counting (primary) Word Problems. "Greg and his friends are making Thanksgiving decorations. Each child makes five. How many do four children make? How many do five make? How many do six make?" Five Thanksgiving-themed skip counting (by fives) word problems.
  • This Winter Multiplication (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Winter Multiplication (elem) Word Problems. "Mike's hockey team has scored an average of four goals in each of their last ten games. How many goals have they scored in all?" Five winter-themed multiplication word problems.