These CGI based word problems are especially made for 1st graders. There are 12 word problems that include the following CGI problem types:
Both Addends Unknown
The first set of word problems are complete and ready to use. The second set of word problems are the same as the previous problems, but allow you to customize the stories using your students' names. You can copy the word problems back-to-back, and use the cover sheet to create a Problem Solving Notebook.
These word problems will help your students develop problem solving strategies, and meet the following Common Core State Standard:
1.OA.1. 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.