This simple technique makes solving multi step word problems a breeze! I love that the process includes a model, collaboration, and independent practice piece. There's a free printable at the end, too (Step Class Word Problems)

Word Problem Task Cards FREEBIE - These longer story problems require students to read carefully to find the information they need. Two levels included!

Key words only take your students so far when solving word problems. Read about this alternative approach to helping your students find success with word problems.

Multi-Step Word Problems Work Mats for & grade Math FREE from The Curriculum Corner Problem Solving

Are your students struggling with solving multi-step word problems? This simple process breaks down the solving complicated problems into 3 easy steps!

Teaching word problems is often the most challenging part of the curriculum for a math teacher. This veteran teacher shares nine tips and tricks for teaching word problems to help your students master them and to make them less challenging for you to teac

I would use this to motivate kids to problem solve Here are 8 strategies that helped my students feel more comfortable with problem solving. These techniques thawed their attitudes towards math and motivated them to actually enjoy problem solving!

Excellent post that highlights the issues of relaying heavily on key words to solve word problems. Specifics given about the different types of word problems students will encounter.

This post shares a lesson idea and free printables that is a great alternative to teaching students to use key words when solving word problems.