1st Grade Word Problems - Add and Subtract (w/ digital option) Distance Learning

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90 differentiated word problems for addition and subtraction (1st grade)! This is the ultimate packet for math problem solving. It has super easy ones for the beginning of the year and the word problems get progressively more difficult. No prep needed! They are ready to print and go. Print these full size or reduce the size so that kids can put them in their math journal.

You can use these as morning work, homework, or classwork. It would be a good idea to laminate them or put them in sheet protectors so that kids can use them as a math center, too:)

Each sheet is labeled at the top, right corner so that it's easy for you to find exactly what kind of math problem you're looking for.

As a bonus, I have included sums to 10 and sums to 20...so you can easily use these to differentiate the same standard for various kids!

Great to use for advanced Kindergarteners and also great for struggling 2nd graders!

Included in this awesome packet, you will get the following:

-10 addition result unknown (8+2=?) – Sums to 10 & 20

-10 subtraction result unknown (8-2=?) – Sums to 10 & 20

-10 addition start unknown (?+2=10) – sums to 10 & 20

-10 addition change Unknown (8+?=10) – sums to 10 & 20

-10 subtraction start unknown (?-2=6) – sums to 10 & 20

-10 subtraction change unknown (8-?=6) – sums to 10 & 20

-10 addition of 3 addends – sums to 10 & 20

-20 add within 100 (2 digit # and 1 digit – No regrouping)

Click here for a FREE SAMPLE of this awesome packet!

Free Sample of Addition and Subtraction Word Problems for 1st Grade

Check out the matching word problem task cards which are great for math centers:

1st Grade Word Problem Task Cards (90 cards - addition & subtraction)

Want to make more of your own word problems using this same template? Here's an editable template:

EDITABLE - Template for word problems up to 20/a>

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Bundle - Math Homework - 1st Grade - Whole Year

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Decompose numbers less than or equal to 10 into pairs in more than one way, e.g., by using objects or drawings, and record each decomposition by a drawing or equation (e.g., 5 = 2 + 3 and 5 = 4 + 1).
Fluently add and subtract within 5.
Use addition and subtraction within 20 to solve word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using objects, drawings, and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.
Solve word problems that call for addition of three whole numbers whose sum is less than or equal to 20, e.g., by using objects, drawings, and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.
Apply properties of operations as strategies to add and subtract. If 8 + 3 = 11 is known, then 3 + 8 = 11 is also known. (Commutative property of addition.) To add 2 + 6 + 4, the second two numbers can be added to make a ten, so 2 + 6 + 4 = 2 + 10 = 12. (Associative property of addition.)


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