Free! Math Buddy Chat is a step-by-step method for students to solve word problems with a buddy. In this activity, students alternate between working independently and working together as they solve each problem. To make this activity really easy to implement, I created a PowerPoint that you can download and show to your students as you walk them through this 4-step problem-solving method.
FREE! In this center children use colored monsters to assist with solving word problems. Helps w/ beginning algebraic thinking like 3 + _ = 5
4mula Fun! :): Ratios and Proportions Introduction Needed for better explanations for next year!
This set of 20 mixed operations word problems reflects the CCSS for grades 3, 4, and 5 and all have a "school" or "back to school" theme. Problems begin at an end of year third grade level and move through 4th/5th grade level expectations. Problems come in 3 formats: *multiple copies on a page for math journals *on reproducible pages with 4 problems per page *on full sheet pages that give work space, a place to write matching equations, and a lined area for students to explain their work. $4.95