This middle school math BUNDLE includes 35 sets (350 problems) of 6th, 7th and 8th grade real-world COMMON CORE WORD PROBLEMS that students must solve and explain using problem-solving strategies. An ANSWER KEY has also been provided with examples of possible answers. Be sure to download the sample
Students struggle when they are presented with a story problem. Whether it is a multi-step problem or a more straightforward situation, using one of these graphic organizers to record their thinking will help students be more successful.
Use these graphic organizers to support students as they imp
Since students today tend to be more visual than anything else, a math graphic organizer becomes a valuable math tool; that's why this generic triangular graphic organizer is appropriate for solving all kinds of formula problems such as d = rt, A = lw, or c2 = a2 + b2. This five page handout explai
A set of 7 math posters for your classroom that show students step-by-step how to decode and solve word problems. The problem-solving graphic organizer that correlates with these posters is also included. Use these posters and examples of student solutions using the graphic organizer to create a p
UPS Check - Math Graphic Organizer for solving word problemsThis resource is a great graphic organizer to help students break down math word problems. This graphic organizer includes four steps to take when solving a math word problem. You can display the filled in chart in your classroom and prov
This is a graphic organizer that you will primarily use when solving word problems. The kids fill out this page to work through all steps of problem solving and keep their thoughts organized. This organizer is only for addition and subtraction.
This packet includes 2 graphic organizers per standard to supplement your math curriculum for the entire year! All 3rd grade CCSS standards are included (except for OA.7, which is fact fluency). Each Lesh mat asks the student to show their thinking using words, pictures (pictorial or representationa
This set features the CUBES strategy for teaching students how to properly problem solve in math (CUBES - Circle (important numbers), Underline (main question), Box (key math words), Eliminate (unnecessary text), Solve (plan a strategy))I made this set for our bulletin board and for my kids to have
This is a great tool to organize student's information while they solve their story problems. If you use Eureka Math for grades 1 and 2 this is perfect for use with the RDW (read, draw, write) process of solving story problems! Print off a copy and put it in a plastic sheet protector and use a dry e
I use this graphic organizer to help my students organize their thoughts when solving word problems. I find that it helps them focus on what the question is asking and determining what information is important to help solve the problem. It also makes them determine if they have actually answered t
Students can use this graphic organizer to help them solve math word problems with more than one step. The organizer helps students think through and notice everything about the problem before they solve it.
They then work through their problem by only illustrating their steps to solve the proble
I made this graphic organizer for my students struggling with the problem solving procedure and they LOVE IT!- print and digital resource included!Make a math MESS-MODEL- draw a model-EQUATION- write an equation-SOLVE- make a plan and solve-SENTENCE- write your answer in a full sentenceChecklist at
Seven graphic organizers to help prepare your students for standardized tests!
These graphic organizers prompt students to analyze multiple choice answers, explain their mathematical processes, use methods such as eliminating choices and solving directly, and organize their thoughts and answers.
I created this process to help my students accurately break down and solve math story problems. This step-by-step four square process of problem solving guides students through the process of critically thinking through each problem. This method has proven very successful in my classrooms with s
This worksheet allows students to "dissect" a math word problem and pick out all of the important components. Students will isolate and write down the question and the necessary facts. Then they will move onto showing their work in the workspace. A space for writing their "final answer" in a sentenc
SIMPLE YET EFFECTIVE TEMPLATE FOR PROBLEM SOLVING!!! Help your students think deeply about problem solving in mathematics class. This template can be utilized for all types of math problems. Breaking the problem down into parts (Understand, Plan, Solve, and Check) will allow students to thoroughly
Hey, let's admit it, word problems can be REALLY tricky for our kiddos! Help your students decipher all the information in word problems and figure out what they need to do with this AMAZING resource! This graphic organizer includes space for students to jot down any math key words they see, sketch
One of the hardest parts of teaching word problems is getting your students to slow down and actually think about what they are reading! That's where the word problem pre-solver comes in. This simple tool asks students guiding questions for understanding a word problem, but without actually solving
This organizer is a great tool that can be implemented universally in grades 3-5. The Common Core's Standards of Math Practice are integrated into the directions for each step. You'll also see the added advantage of conveying the standards in kid friendly language which leads to more successful pr
Use these ready-to-print, no-prep problem solving graphic organizers to take a closer look at word problems, solve multi-step problems, try different strategies, and more! They will help keep your students organized throughout the process of solving word problems. A great addition to any elementary
Do your students need a tool to help them organize their thoughts when solving mathematical problem-solving tasks? This organizer will help students organize their thoughts and remember important questions as they move through the problem-solving process.
Increase higher order thinking skills and encourage multiple strategies for solving problems with advanced organizers/ graphic organizers. This pack includes 5 excellent graphic organizers that direct students to generate solutions to problems. A must have to compliment your Common Core Math Standar
I use this sheet for my daily math review, all unit tests, benchmark tests, and eventually students will be able to independently apply it for end of year testing. You will need to explicitly show students each step as you work through math problems together, but their confidence will grow quickly.