This download contains a double sided worksheet with single-digit addition and subtraction word problems related to The Lorax, by Dr. Seuss. Students will work to solve 16 word problems.
The download contains 6 pages:
1. Cover sheet
2. Teacher notes
3. Front side of worksheet with 8 word problems
4. Back side of worksheet with 8 word problems
5 Answer key
6 Credits page
This product can be used in two different ways.
1. It can be used as a worksheet. One side might be used in class, and the back can be assigned for homework.
2. It can be used as a game. The word problems can be cut out and used as game cards. You can use a generic game board, and have students move their pieces around the board. When they answer the questions correctly, they can roll a die and move that many places on the game board. The provided answer key can assist students with playing this game as a center.
Thank you for looking, and have fun with Read Across America week!
These math problems can also be a great literary connection for Earth Day or Arbor Day.
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