1st Grade Addition Word Problems Resources

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Fish Bowl Addition
Fish Bowl Addition
Game
Fish Bowl Addition
Students help Birdee and Cuz-Cuz count up all the fish they won in this addition game.
1st grade
Math
Game
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 4
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 4
Workbook
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 4
This study packet offers a week of reading, writing, math, science, and social studies activities.
1st grade
Social emotional
Workbook
Addition 2
Addition 2
Guided Lesson
Addition 2
Flexibility and fluidity with addition is an important part of the first grade math curriculum, but it takes lots of practice to gain confidence with this skill. This lesson in addition offers guided practice which aims to increase mental math and fluency with addition. When your child finishes this lesson, you can continue the addition practice by downloading and printing the accompanying addition worksheets.
1st grade
Math
Guided Lesson
Build It on a Ten Frame
Build It on a Ten Frame
Lesson Plan
Build It on a Ten Frame
Students will get plenty of practice composing tens with ten frames to add to 20! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practice before teaching the **Scavenger Hunt Addition** lesson.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Assessment: Entering Second Grade Math
Exercise
Assessment: Entering Second Grade Math
Assessment: Entering Second Grade Math will help students practice this key first grade skill. Try our free exercises to build knowledge and confidence.
1st grade
Math
Exercise
Addition Word Problems
Addition Word Problems
Worksheet
Addition Word Problems
Word problems are a great way to apply math knowledge to real-world situations. Check in on your first graders’ abilities to solve addition word problems with this handy assessment.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Word Problems, No Problem
Word Problems, No Problem
Workbook
Word Problems, No Problem
Get a great introduction to word problems with this round up of practice pages. Kids will review addition and subtraction from a different approach, and learn how math can apply to the real world.
1st grade
Math
Workbook
Add Up the Fantasy Coins
Add Up the Fantasy Coins
Game
Add Up the Fantasy Coins
Kids solve a multi-step word problem by counting out the right number of coins.
1st grade
Math
Game
Solving for One and Ten More
Solving for One and Ten More
Lesson Plan
Solving for One and Ten More
Students put their understanding of one and 10 more to work as they write word problems for classmates to solve. This lesson plan can be used alone or with **Picture Addition.**
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack
Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack
Workbook
Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack
This workbook tells the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. Read, count and measure along with Jack!
1st grade
Math
Workbook
Easter Word Problems
Easter Word Problems
Lesson Plan
Easter Word Problems
It’s time to start adding and subtracting with word problems! In this Easter-themed lesson, students will get to practice their reading and math skills as they figure out how to write equations and solve addition and subtraction word problems.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Adding with M&M's
Adding with M&M's
Lesson Plan
Adding with M&M's
Use a sweet treat to help students do hands-on math! Students will practice their addition skills in this yummy activity.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Simple Math Word Problems
Simple Math Word Problems
Worksheet
Simple Math Word Problems
Your first grader will get some practice with beginning word problems as he puts together some tasty burgers.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Math With Bears
Math With Bears
Lesson Plan
Math With Bears
This bear-y fun lesson will help your students understand addition and subtraction and reward their efforts with a sweet treat!
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Adding with Dominoes and Playing Cards
Adding with Dominoes and Playing Cards
Lesson Plan
Adding with Dominoes and Playing Cards
Double dominoes! Get your students excited to add with dominoes and playing cards. This lesson is a fun way to help your students continue to learn to add.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Patterns and Word Problems
Patterns and Word Problems
Workbook
Patterns and Word Problems
From practicing and identifying patterns, to creating their own, kids will get the pattern practice they need for basic math skills in the first grade.
1st grade
Math
Workbook
Wordy Word Problems: Add or Subtract?
Wordy Word Problems: Add or Subtract?
Worksheet
Wordy Word Problems: Add or Subtract?
Give your kid practice deciding when to use addition and when to use subtraction with this word problem mix-up.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
One More Ten More
One More Ten More
Worksheet
One More Ten More
Build fluency by identifying one more and ten more than a given number within 100 with this worksheet!
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Adding Three is a Breeze!
Adding Three is a Breeze!
Lesson Plan
Adding Three is a Breeze!
Get your students excited about adding by introducing them to word problems with three addends!
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Word Problem Challenge
Word Problem Challenge
Worksheet
Word Problem Challenge
Practice two digit addition and subtraction down on the farm with these challenging word problems.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Addition Number Stories
Addition Number Stories
Worksheet
Addition Number Stories
Practice addition from a different approach with these number stories. Find the addition equation in each word problem.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Three Addend Word Problems
Three Addend Word Problems
Lesson Plan
Three Addend Word Problems
Support your students' understanding of word problems as they invent strategies to add three addends in any order. Use this scaffolded EL lesson plan alone or with **How'd You Get that Many?**
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Very Hungry Addition
Very Hungry Addition
Lesson Plan
Very Hungry Addition
Addition and language practice go hand in hand in this lesson that uses *The Very Hungry Caterpillar* as an anchor text. Students practice counting on using a number line. This lesson can be used alone or alongside **Math with Bears** lesson.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Base-Ten Block Sketches
Base-Ten Block Sketches
Lesson Plan
Base-Ten Block Sketches
Dive deep into word problems with this lesson that teaches students to sketch base-ten blocks to add multiples of 10 and two-digit numbers. Use alone or with the lesson plan **Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition.**
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Addition Number Grab
Addition Number Grab
Lesson Plan
Addition Number Grab
Give students plenty of practice adding to 20 with this fun game! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practice before teaching the **Do Math with M&Ms** lesson.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan

1st Grade Addition Word Problems Resources

Working with word problems shows first-graders how math applies to the real world. The Learning Library provides educator-designed word problem activities that allow kids to differentiate their addition skills. A selection of entertaining, informational games, curated workbooks, and other assignments specific to addition allow kids to hone in on a rudimentary component of mathematics in a captivating way.

Working with First Grade Addition Word Problems

First graders know 1 + 1 = 2 and 2 + 2 = 4, but how does this apply to their world? The Learning Library’s word problem tools—specific to addition—teach kids the real-life context of numbers.

There are over 40 professionally selected and designed printable worksheets, play-by-play lesson plans, scholarly games and other resources available. Focusing specifically on addition helps students conquer this important component of elemental math before they move onto bigger challenges.

With word problems, there is no need to reinvent the wheel. Worksheets are a classic and trustworthy method of teaching this skill. Examples like the popular Pizza Math assignment involve topics kids enjoy so they stay engaged in the process. Teacher-created lesson plans such as Math With Bears or Adding M&Ms are a delicious way to immerse first-graders in the world of word problems.

The kaleidoscope games, such as Fish Bowl Addition, use visualization to enhance their problem solving capabilities. And printable workbooks include an extensive intro to word problems as well as Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack, which uses the famous fairytale as a vehicle for math lessons. The mix of commonsensical and interesting sources ensures learners tackle addition word problems with confidence.