carlani
Students move around the room, solving problems using the Pythagorean Theorem. Each answer leads them to the next problem.

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carlani
Students move around the room, solving problems using the Pythagorean Theorem. Each answer leads them to the next problem.

For the Classroom
carlani
Put your students to work solving the Candy Shop's Adding and Subtracting fractions with Unlike Denominators word problems! My themed sets of word problem use themes that you can use year-round, no matter the season or holiday! I use these cards instead of our textbook; place cards around the room, students move around independently to complete problems... 16 adding and subtracting fractions problems, 16 add/sub fractions representational model problems, answer key, 5.NF.A.1 and 5.NF.A.2

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NeskaPolita
Question and Answer board - give students the answer and they have to write a word problem that matches the answer. You can have students do any operation or even 2 step problems. I have my students check each other's questions the next day.

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elsa
Yee Haw! Your cowfolk will LOVE rounding up the herd in this fast-paced partner game. The objective? To be the first team to correctly find and solve 15 rectangle related problems hidden around the classroom/area. The catch? Students must check EACH answer with you, the teacher, before they can move on. If they get the wrong answer they get to try again. ($)

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ofelia
Give students the answer and ask them to create the question / problem.

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vicki
This set includes twelve multiplication word problems. For each problem students will show the answer as groups of, an array, jumps on a number line, an equation and in a sentence. Using multiple strategies to find and show the answer helps students to visualize and understand how and why multiplication works. All the problems in this set have products of 50 or less. There are three problems where students need to find the missing factor. $ #MultiplicationWordProblems

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vicki
This set includes twelve multiplication problems. For each problem students will show the answer as groups of, an array, jumps on a number line, an equation and in a sentence. Using multiple strategies to find and show the answer helps students to visualize and understand how and why multiplication works. All the problems in this set have products of 100 or less. There are three problems where students need to find the missing factor. $

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vicki
This set includes twelve multiplication word problems. For each problem students will show the answer as groups of, an array, jumps on a number line, an equation and in a sentence. Using multiple strategies to find and show the answer helps students to visualize and understand how and why multiplication works. All the problems in this set have products of 50 or less. There are three problems where students need to find the missing factor. $

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keisha
Hide post it notes around the classroom, with numbered math problems written on them. Students walk around the room with a numbered answer sheet, looking for & answering the questions.

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priscilla
FREE:Students will complete 18 problems practicing adding/subtracting, multiplying and dividing radicals. As students finish a problem, they will match their answer to one in the answer bank. Then they will put whatever letter is next to their answer in the numbered box to complete the puzzle and answer the riddle.

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priscilla
Block Puzzles are a great problem-solving challenge! Students must fill in digits 1-9 in the puzzles to make the six number sentences true. All four operations - adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing - are used to complete the puzzles. To add extra motivation, a riddle is introduced above the puzzles and the answer can be decoded by correctly figuring out where each digit is placed. $

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Mercelyne Maletzky
FREEBIE - Solving word problems using multiple strategies. Word problems includes pictures to help students read independently

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Kara Baldwin
These word problem practice sheets will help your students to use a variety of methods of solving a word problem. Your students will get plenty of practice on solving problems with unknown numbers (result unknown, change unknown, start unknown). OA.A.1 word problems using 2 whole numbers- Commo Core first grade math practice sheets

word problems
joni
These engaging math word problems are written in the form of a text and require critical thinking and problem solving from your students. Word problem activities are two step problems. Click to see more!

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joni
Spring themed two step math problems!Students practice all four operations with these twenty-four spring themed task cards. Each math word problem requires two steps to solve. These task cards are written for 3rd and 4th grade students who are practicing solving two step problems.

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maggie
You need as many Post-its as problems you will give, a Sharpie marker, and a pencil. Write the the first problem on the front of a Post-it note at the start (maybe this one is a different color). Now write the answer on another Post-it with a new problem on the underneath (in pencil). Students have to work problems and then search for the answers. Great way to get students doing math and get them up and moving!

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smurfet422
Links to Pythagorean Theorem Lesson including ideas for extra credit projects and a video w/ origami proof of the Pythagorean Theorem.

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glenda
Thanksgiving activity for math class! In this Thanksgiving-themed activity, students practice applying the Pythagorean Theorem. Students travel in pairs to eight stations as they practice finding the missing side of a right triangle, finding the distance between two points, and solving word problems contains scenarios that can be modeled by right triangles. There is also one basic 3-dimensional application involving a cone. By Free to Discover.

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alyce
Problem Solving Worksheets for Adults | Problem Solving Activity: A Question Checklist to Investigate Problems

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