Do your students struggle to comprehend and solve compare word problems? If so, this no-prep set of 10 common core compare word problems on a graphic organizer that actually works is for you! Using the graphic organizer will actually help your students to understand the problems as they represent them in multiple ways.
What is included?
*A sample problem to use as a model for your students (and for you!)
*10 word problems based on common core compare story structures (more than and fewer than is included)
*Each problem is presented on a graphic organizer that students use to act the problem out with counters, represent the comparison on a grid and label it, represent the information on a number bond, and finally show it as an equation.
This graphic organizer is a perfect transition to bar model drawing, which is a critical strategy for understanding and representing word problems in 2nd grade and beyond.