A complete unit to teach your class how to solve addition and subtraction multi step word problems using equations with parentheses. Teach how to solve equations with parentheses and let your students practice by playing Tic Tac Toe. Practice using Visualizing when solving word problems next. 3 word problems are included to model how to figure out what equation will solve the multi step word problem. The final task is an Equation Match where your students need to match word problems with the correct equation.