October Word Problem Practice First Grade

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1st - 2nd
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40 + Slides Version
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Seasonal word problem practice is relevant and engaging for your first graders as they problem solve with this printable and digital math journal for October! This is great for in person, distance learning, or homeschooling math centers, warm up, or independent practice. Spiraled review with fall themed word problems helps students develop independence and perseverance as they problem solve.


*Teaching Notes

*Link to Digital version (using Google Slides)

*Basic directions and overview

*October Journal Cover

*October Word problems-15 word problem pages

*4 point rubric on each problem solving page.

*Suggested/ Sample answers for problems where it is appropriate

On Page 3 Of this resource you will find a link to the digital math journal using Google Slides!

The digital version includes some basic directions, drag and drop manipulatives and text boxes for students to respond to the same problems on a computer.

Practice Skills:

*addition to 10

*3 addends

*subtraction to 10

*"How many more" subtraction problems

*Using a graph

*Using a chart

*Using a number line

*includes a PDF with sample answers- although some problems have more than one appropriate answer.

This resource was designed for first graders but may work for some second or kindergartners. Check the preview to see if this resource is just right for your students!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
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.
Solve word problems that call for addition of three whole numbers whose sum is less than or equal to 20, e.g., by using objects, drawings, and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.
Understand subtraction as an unknown-addend problem. For example, subtract 10 – 8 by finding the number that makes 10 when added to 8.


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