Math Computation Word Problems | 2nd Grade Task Cards | Distance Learning

Grade Levels
2nd - 3rd, Homeschool
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26 pages
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These task cards have 20 math computation word problems in the form of riddles. Each computation riddle gives students practice with:

  • mental math
  • place value
  • addition & subtraction within 100

Some of the math word problems /riddles in this resource are multi-step word problems for 2nd-grade students.

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This computation task card set includes:

  • 20 Math Computation Word Problems (Riddles) on Task Cards
  • 3 Different Hundreds Chart
  • Instructions for Using QR Codes
  • 2 Different Task Cards Sets: One with QR Codes, One without QR Codes
  • Extension Task Cards for Students to Write Their Own Math Word Problems (Riddles)
  • Answer Keys & Response Sheets
  • NEW!!--An Interactive PDF Version that allows your students to type directly onto the worksheet through Google Classroom⭐⭐

This resource is aligned to these Common Core Standards:

  • 2.OA.A.1
  • 2.OA.B.2

⭐ If you would rather have a Google App version of these math task cards, check out the Google Forms version here: DIGITAL Math Computation Riddles.


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Fluently add and subtract within 20 using mental strategies. By end of Grade 2, know from memory all sums of two one-digit numbers.
Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve one- and two-step word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.


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