These activities help teach students not only the math skills they need to be proficient on new standardized testing, but to also help them acquire the correct vocabulary, writing skills, and word problem translation skills needed to be successful.
This packet of 12 different activities centers around positive and negative numbers and the vocabulary used in word problems featuring this skill. They cover...
writing math sentences
writing word problems
critique of work
reading comprehension in math word problems
It also includes an answer key and is CCSS aligned.
These would work well in math centers, as whole group instruction, or as a remediation tool for struggling students!
Please check out the preview for samples of most of the activities.