Word problems, especially multi-step problem solving, is tricky for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students. This daily problem solving activity focuses on a single story problem each day to help students build strategies and prepare for standardized tests. Fun facts and reflection areas engage learners, making this the word problem practice students LOVE!
Show your students how math applies in real life! "How Many Movies Can You See in One Day?" to "How Much Did Peterson Lose by Not Cashing His Check?" (real life footbal situation) and more. Practice applying all of those math skills, and show them a reason to learn math!
Make a circle graph of your perfect day! Great get-to-know-you activity for the beginning of the school year. Practice fractions, circle graphs, and other math skills while getting to know each other with this and 12 other back to school math activities!