Included within this file are resources to help students solve word problems at the primary level. Students need guidance to attack a word problem, learn problem solving skills, determine calculations, and give a written or oral explanation. This download will give your students everything they need to scaffold math learning in your classroom! A must-have for the basic skills or ELL student in your class!
This purchase includes:
*Posters - The steps needed to think about and solve a word problem are broken down into 8 steps. These colorful posters show each direction in bold print and provide an example. Each step is color-coded for easy reference and put together make a cheerful rainbow of color in the classroom. The rectangles are sized 10.5x5, and each has a color-coded number circle that corresponds with it. One step poster is pictured.
*Personal student copy of the steps – “How to Solve Word Problems”: black and white list of steps on one sheet, two versions are included.
*Personal student copy of key words – “Clue Words in Word Problems”: black and white list of vocabulary, see picture for sample.
*Personal student copy of sentence starters used to explain answers – “How to Explain Your Thinking”: black and white list of sentence frames.
*Personal student copy of group conversation starters – “Math Conversation”: black and white list of sentence starters to ask and answer.
For the Spanish version, visit here: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Estrategias-para-resolver-historias-numericas-Spanish-word-problem-resources-3127580
For the Bilingual Set (both English & Spanish versions), visit here: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/BILINGUAL-SET-Spanish-English-Math-Word-Problem-Resources-3226398
For more student Math Resource pages, visit here: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Second-Grade-Math-Reference-Pack-in-Spanish-1518825 for the second grade set, and here:
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/First-Grade-Math-Reference-Packet-in-Spanish-1518820 for the first grade set.
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