Report Card Comments & Phrases—Math


  • _______ has a good attitude towards the math work at this grade level. Please continue to work on ______ nightly.

  • _______ has worked hard in math this quarter. However, her progress has been slower than I would have liked. Can we meet to discuss some helpful strategies?

  • _______ would benefit from more practice with _____. If possible, could you please spend some time nightly on this skill?

  • At this point, _______ has successfully learned all of the addition facts through ten. He is now able to start nightly practice of the subtraction facts through ten.

  • Thank you for your interest in our room. It would be helpful if _______ practiced her multiplication facts nightly. I know she can put in more effort than she has been recently.

  • _______ is having trouble with many of the basic skills in math. Can we meet to discuss some helpful strategies?

  • _______ has a true enthusiasm and gift for math. His effort is reflected in his high grade. He is also an excellent citizen, as he frequently assists other students with concepts, not answers.


  • _______ has difficulty retaining math processes of addition, etc.

  • _______ can work with numbers up to ___ with understanding.

  • _______ understands the plus, minus, and equal signs, and uses them to make number statements.

  • _______ understands and uses basic facts of addition and subtraction to ____.

  • _______ is still reversing some numbers.

  • _______ understands place value up to _____.

  • _______ can use manipulatives to add and subtract.

  • _______ can use manipulatives to show place value to _____.

  • _______ understands money (pennies, dimes, nickels).

  • _______ relies heavily on concrete objects.

  • _______ can count to ______.

  • _______ is able to create graphs using simple data.

  • _______ understands several methods of graphing.

  • _______ is beginning to memorize the number facts.

  • _______ knows the basic shapes.

  • _______ still needs strengthening in the concept of _______.

  • _______ does not know his math facts well.

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