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"Fairy Tale" Mix and Match Problem Solving Pack

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"Fairy Tale" Mix and Match Problem Solving Pack is a collection of 25 word problems that involve skills such as addition, subtraction, multiplication (or repeated addition), division (or equal groups), patterns, calendar, time and length. All of the problems have a high-interest fairy tale theme that is sure to motivate your students!

What does Mix and Match mean?

"Mix-and-match" refers to the fact that these 25 word problems are presented in four different ways. This will enable you to better fit your classroom needs and keep your problem-solving routine fresh and exciting!

The 25 word problems are included in the following formats that you can mix and match to meet your needs:
- math journal strips that can be cut-and-pasted into student math journals or notebooks
- center cards: Simply cut, laminate and place these cards at your problem-solving center! Students record their answers on the accompanying recording sheet.
- show your Work half-pages that students can write on and place directly into a binder or folder

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- a PowerPoint slide show that can be used to introduce each problem and infuse technology into your math lessons!


The options for mixing and matching are endless. See what you can come up with to spice up problem solving in your classroom!

Please be sure to see the free preview for a detailed description of each!

Enjoy!


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On  May 7, 2012Shelley Gray answered:
Thanks Brooke! Hope you enjoy!
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"Fairy Tale" Mix and Match Problem Solving Pack
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