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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 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 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 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.
  • This Regrouping (color) Mini Office is perfect to practice addition and subtraction skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Regrouping (color) Mini Office. Directions for regrouping in addition, subtraction, and multiplication. One page for each skill, plus examples.
  • 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 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 Rules and Practice - Multiple-Step Word Problems (upper elem) Math is perfect to practice multi-step work problem skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Rules and Practice - Multiple-Step Word Problems (upper elem) Math. An explanation of multiple-step word problems with ten problems and an answer sheet.
  • 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?"
  • 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 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 Dividing Decimals Word Problems Math is perfect to practice decimal division skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Dividing Decimals Word Problems Math. Two pages of decimal division with six word problems per page. Includes decimals to the tenths and hundredths places.
  • 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 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 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?"
  • 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 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 Word Problems - Easter theme (elem) is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Word Problems - Easter theme (elem). "Ms. Lawson hid 365 eggs in her yard for an egg hunt. The children found 329 eggs. How many eggs did they NOT find?"
  • This Fractions - Pizza theme (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Fractions - Pizza theme (upper elem) Word Problems. The imaginative setting of a pizza parlor is used to help with fractions. If each person wants three slices, and everyone wants extra cheese, but only two people want mushrooms....
  • 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 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 Thanksgiving Multiplication (elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Multiplication (elem) Word Problems. "Bud is helping his mother bake an apple pie for Thanksgiving dinner. He peels the apples. It takes him two minutes to peel an apple. How long does it take him to peel seven apples?" Five Thanksgiving-themed multiplication word problems.
  • 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 Subtraction - 3 digits (set 3) Clip Art is perfect to practice subtraction skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Subtraction - 3 digits (set 3) Clip Art. Printable subtraction worksheets - 3 digit numbers.
  • This Set A (elem/upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Set A (elem/upper elem) Word Problems. Michael had nineteen balloons. Eight of them were red, four were blue, two were yellow, and the rest were green. How many were green? Six 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 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 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 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 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.
  • This Valentines (elementary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Valentines (elementary) Word Problems. Four addition word problems with a Valentine's Day theme.
  • This Word Problems - School Supplies (elementary) is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Word Problems - School Supplies (elementary). "Cathy bought a bottle of glue and a box of crayons. How much did she spend?" Use the price list to solve these simple addition problems.
  • This Valentine's Day Solve & Color Packet Holiday/Seasonal is perfect to practice addition and subraction skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Valentine's Day Solve & Color Packet Holiday/Seasonal. Six pages of Valentine's Day illustrations with math facts to solve and color by number. Two pages each of addition facts and subtraction facts. One page each of double facts and double plus one facts. All numbers are under 20.