Children enjoy working with sentence frames that represent a variety of scenarios familiar to them. Sentence frames for addition and subtraction can be used in a small groups and math stations to help support students in creating their own story problems. Sentence frames can support children’s math talk and move them beyond simple sentence frame pages to creating their own. The addition and subtraction sentence frames in this packet involve situations of adding to, taking from with unknowns in all positions by using drawings and number sentences. The use of geometric shapes are used to guide students in building and solving the word problem.