These math stories are short word problems for students to solve and write an extended response answer. They are targeted to help students hit common core requirements and practice the extended response questions that are going to be used on standardized testing.
They would work well for a center, as pair or group work, or great for students who finish their work early. There are 9 stories, with a solutions page and a few helpful sentence starters for students who need help writing a response to a math problem! See the preview for complete details and examples.