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  • 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 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 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 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 Thanksgiving Addition (upper elem) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Addition (upper elem) Word Problems. "Myron analyzed the caloric content of his Thanksgiving dinner for his science class. His serving of stuffing had 619 calories. His serving of pumpkin pie had 780 calories. His serving of turkey had 282 calories. How many calories were there in his stuffing and turkey combined?"
  • 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Thanksgiving Addition (primary) Word Problems is perfect to practice problem solving skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Thanksgiving Addition (primary) Word Problems. "Mike and his brother Pat are selling pumpkins they grew. If Mike sells nine and Pat sells seven, how many do they sell in all?" Five Thanksgiving-themed addition word problems.
  • 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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".