Are your students struggling to understand two step word problems?
This may be because many students read below grade level. If they can’t read the problem, how are they going to think logically about it? Many also struggle with basic math concepts. Deciding which operation to use a fairly sophisticated skill.
This resource provides extra support for those students - and for many students who are just beginning to learn how to solve two step word problems.
First, the key words in the problems are in bold to draw students attention to them.
Second, the word problem is broken up into two steps.
Third, the child is directed to what they need to figure out first in order to figure out the problem.
Included in this resource:
*A math key word sort, with 32 key words that provide clues to whether a student should multiply, divide, add, or subtract.
*A key word Quiz - NEW!
*16 two step math problems.
*3 three step math problems
*1 four step math problem.
If these word problems helped your students check out Chop It! for another 20 problems like these :)