1. Frosty's Buttons:
Two pages to one sheet, one side is addition, the back side is subtraction. Students will "make up" their own word problems. The second blank is to fill in their name.
2. Snowman Recording Sheet:
You will need: a large snowman poster with stick-on buttons for the recording sheet. Students can remove the buttons or paste it onto the snowman in a center and write their own addition or subtraction problems.
3. Sentence Frames (used as an introduction to word problems wording or for ELLs)