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Word Problems – Teacher Resources

Strengthen your students' math skills with word problem practice by using TeacherVision's lessons, printables, quizzes, and more. Your class will never be afraid of math word problems again, once they use these skill builders. Show your students there's nothing to fear about word problems. Our fun activities will help them learn while keeping them engaged and interested. We have everything from holiday games to science-related exercises to help your class succeed!

Printables for Grades K-2

Thanksgiving Problem Solving
Ordinal Numbers (Gr. 2)
SIR RIGHT: A Strategy for Math Problem Solving
Add Double Plus 1 (Gr. 1)
Science and Math: Word Problems
Word Problems & Problem Solving Printable Book (Grades K-4)
Too Much Information (Gr. 2)
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Printables for Grades 3-5

Multiple-Step Word Problems (Addition/Subtraction)
Bar Graph and Word Problems
Word Problems Using Graphs
Interpreting Remainders
Addition: Critical Thinking (Gr. 3)
Word-Problem Practice Sheets (Grade 4)
Math Warm-Up 246 for Gr. 5 & 6: Algebra, Patterns & Functions
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Printables for Grades 6-12

Word Problems: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
World Currencies: Exchange Rate Word Problems
Charts and Graphs: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
Using Scatterplots: Patterns in Data (Gr. 6)
Word Problems to Warm the Mind
Mathematical Scavenger Hunt Through the Human Body
Word Problems - Using Data from a Chart
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Social Studies & Word Problems Connected

Math in the Real World: the Great Wall of China
Christmas Word Problems
Christmas Word Games
Holocaust Facts and Figures
Making Choices: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
George Washington Word Problems
Kwanzaa Word Problems
More Social Studies Word Problems

Holiday & Seasonal Resources

Baseball Fun
Creating Halloween Word Problems
Chinese New Year Word Problems Quiz
Math Warm-Up 140 for Gr. 3 & 4: Measurement & Geometry
Wilma Witch's Party
Winter Word Problems Quiz
Valentine's Day Math Quiz
More Holiday and Seasons Resources

Science & Word Problems Connected

Math in Science: Solving Word Problems
Rain Forest Math Lab
Alligator Snacks
Tropical Rain Forest Math
Activity: Radioactive Dating
Winter Word Problems
Family Activities: Add and Subtract with Dog Stories
More Science Word Problems

Lesson Plans

Teacher Guided Practice Questions
Circus Contest
Circus Addition
More Word Problem Lesson Plans


Problem Solving Quiz
Word Problems 2
Word Problems 1

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