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Into the Wild: Multiplication Word Problems
Into the Wild: Multiplication Word Problems
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Into the Wild: Multiplication Word Problems
Your students will be at the top of the pack with this lesson that has them identify important information within a word problem.
4th grade
Math
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Discussing Subtraction Strategies
Discussing Subtraction Strategies
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Discussing Subtraction Strategies
Get your students comfortable with discussing multiple strategies to solve subtraction problems with this lesson on two- and three-digit subtraction. It may be taught independently or as support for the lesson Subtraction with Regrouping.
4th grade
Math
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Getting Wordy with Subtraction
Getting Wordy with Subtraction
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Getting Wordy with Subtraction
This lesson will make solving subtraction word problems fun for students. It includes music and interaction to grab your students' attention.
1st grade
Math
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How Many Squares?
How Many Squares?
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How Many Squares?
Students will learn out how to partition a rectangle using by partitioning shapes with rows and columns.
2nd grade
Math
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Geometry Real Word Problems
Geometry Real Word Problems
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Geometry Real Word Problems
Students will solve area problems by multiplying side lengths for rectangular shapes in real world contexts.
3rd grade
Math
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Money Matters
Money Matters
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Money Matters
Take your students on a virtual shopping trip to allow them to explore the importance of spending money wisely.
5th grade
Math
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Measure the Classroom
Measure the Classroom
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Measure the Classroom
Let’s make math real! Engage students in learning about measurement by measuring objects around the classroom and creating word problems for peers to solve.
1st grade
Math
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Details of Division
Details of Division
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Details of Division
Teach your students the vocabulary words to accurately discuss division equations, and then challenge them to write their own word problems! Use this lesson independently or as a pre-lesson for *Divide it Up!*
3rd grade
Math
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Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
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Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
Word problems can be overwhelming to students, but if they have a tool to help them, they can handle it! Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *Stepping Through Addition and Subtraction Word Problems*.
3rd grade
Math
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Folding for Angles
Folding for Angles
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Folding for Angles
Students will create angles by folding construction paper, creating angle addition sentences, and then adding the sum of angles on their models.
3rd grade
Math
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Interpreting Line Plots, Bar Graphs and Picture Graphs: Word Problems
Interpreting Line Plots, Bar Graphs and Picture Graphs: Word Problems
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Interpreting Line Plots, Bar Graphs and Picture Graphs: Word Problems
Graphs bring data to life and help us draw conclusions about the information. In this lesson, students will engage with three different kinds of graphs by asking and answering interpretive questions.
3rd grade
Math
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Writing Questions for Multi-Step Word Problems
Writing Questions for Multi-Step Word Problems
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Writing Questions for Multi-Step Word Problems
Get your students thinking like mathematicians with this lesson that has them crafting questions for multi-step word problems. It may be taught independently or as support for the lesson Multi-Step Word Problems? No Problem!
4th grade
Math
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Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
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Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
In this lesson, students will practice strategies of subtracting time and apply them to real life scenarios. Also, use this game with the lesson that teaches addition of elapsed time called Beyond Just Addition.
3rd grade
Math
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Subtraction Pictograph
Subtraction Pictograph
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Subtraction Pictograph
Subtraction can be learned and practiced through a pictograph! In this lesson, your students will become more comfortable with subtracting numbers.
2nd grade
Math
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Subtraction Masters
Subtraction Masters
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Subtraction Masters
Your students will be experts in subtraction with regrouping after this lesson that has them work as a class and individually to perfect their skills.
2nd grade
Math
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Deciphering Division Word Problems
Deciphering Division Word Problems
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Deciphering Division Word Problems
Word problems present an additional challenge for English learners. This division lesson gives them a concrete strategy to decipher word problems. Teach it on its own or prior to teaching Division Word Problems.
4th grade
Math
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Place Value: Digit Game
Place Value: Digit Game
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Place Value: Digit Game
Help your students understand place values with this lesson that catches their interest using a story book. Students will go one to play a riddle game both in a group and individually.
3rd grade
Math
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Area: Whole, Parts, and Shapes
Area: Whole, Parts, and Shapes
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Area: Whole, Parts, and Shapes
Use this lesson to help your students learn about partitioning shapes into parts with equal areas. Students will explain rectangular shape area in fractions of a whole.
3rd grade
Math
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Making Story Problems
Making Story Problems
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Making Story Problems
In this creative math lesson, students will use familiar objects to act out story problems for their peers! Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Act it Out** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
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Reflect on the Context First!
Reflect on the Context First!
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Reflect on the Context First!
Emphasize student understanding and reasoning! This lesson plan helps learners solve story problems using sense-making strategies. This can be used alongside the lesson Solving Word Problems or as a stand-alone lesson.
2nd grade
Math
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Solving Perimeter Word Problems
Solving Perimeter Word Problems
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Solving Perimeter Word Problems
Support your students' comprehension of perimeter word problems by teaching them to use an engaging strategy and graphic organizer. This lesson can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for *Polygon Perimeters with Tantalizing Tangrams!*
3rd grade
Math
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How'd You Get That Many?
How'd You Get That Many?
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How'd You Get That Many?
Drawing on various problem solving techniques, students will challenge themselves to solve word problems involving three whole numbers. Problem solving, critical thinking, and real life applications? This lesson has it all.
1st grade
Math
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Word Problem Comprehension
Word Problem Comprehension
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Word Problem Comprehension
Make sure your students understand the word problem before they begin to solve it! Use this as a stand alone lesson or a pre-lesson for *Two-Step Word Problems with Mixed-Operations - Gamified!*
3rd grade
Math
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The Partial Products Strategy for Multiplication
The Partial Products Strategy for Multiplication
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The Partial Products Strategy for Multiplication
The partial products strategy is essential for students to build a foundational understanding of place value as it relates to multiplication. This lesson may be taught on its own or used as a pre-lesson to Multiplying Multiples.
4th grade
Math
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Playground Puzzles
Playground Puzzles
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Playground Puzzles
It’s time to head out onto the playground! Help Parker City design the best playground possible by having students solve real-world measurement problems.
2nd grade
Math
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