Word Problems Activities (Math Problem Solving Strategies Posters + Worksheets)

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4th - 6th
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Word Problems Activities (Worksheets + Math Problem Solving Strategies Posters)

UPDATED: "W is for Word Problems" now comes with Problem Solving Strategy Posters to supplement your worksheets and help you teach your students different strategies to solve word problems.

"W is for Word Problems" consists of worksheets with almost a hundred real-life word problems that can be used as pre-test and/or post test. These can also be used for Math centers, as tutoring materials, cooperative work and home practice among others.

Page 2: Table of Contents.

Pages 3 to 22: Worksheets with real-life word problems.

The topics included are the following:

Adding and Subtracting Decimals

Rounding Off Decimals


Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers

Division by Non-Zero Whole Numbers

Fractions (Vocabulary)

Addition and Subtraction of Proper Fractions

Addition and Subtraction of Improper Fractions

Multiplying a Simple Fraction by a Whole Number

Prime and Composite Numbers



Volume and Capacity

Chance and Probability

Interpreting and Using Timetables



Pages 23 to 32: Problem Solving Strategies Posters

Pages 33 to 53: Answer Key

Pages 54 to 56: Credits and Terms of Use.

Suggestions for Use:

The teacher can choose to use the worksheets as pre-test and/or post-test. The teacher can use a sheet at the start and end of each topic. These can also be used for Math centers, as tutoring materials, cooperative work and home practice among others.

Note: These sheets are most appropriate for Grades 4 to 6 students, but can be used by advanced younger students.

Some of the CCSS MATH CONTENT addressed are:

4.OA.A.3, 4.OA.B.4, 4.MD.A.2, 4.MD.A.3, 5.NBT.B.7, 5.NF.A.1, 5.NF.A.2, 5.NF.B.4, 5.NF.B.6 and 6.RP.A.3.C


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Total Pages
56 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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