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Deciphering Word Problems in Order to Write Equations
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Help young mathematicians crack the code of word problems with this three-lesson series on problem solving. Walking students step-by-step through the process of identifying key information, creating algebraic equations, and finally...
Tricky Word Problems, Part 2 - Choosing the Operation
2nd - 3rd CCSS: Designed
Can your learners figure out which equation to solve? Use this resource to challenge your third graders with word problems involving the four operations. Each problem has a section to write the answer, but pupils will need to write out...
Word Problems Involving Subtraction
1st - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
A classic math lesson like this one involves a warm up, guided practice, application, and assessment. Get those 2nd graders good at assessing and solving single-step word problems through basic addition and subtraction drills, a review...
Study Jams! Creating Equations from Word Problems
3 mins 4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Word problems are full of information waiting to be deciphered. This animated video explains how to look for the important parts and how to translate those word cues into the correct signs. Go through a problem from start to finish and...
Word Problem Solving- Exponential Growth And Decay
4 mins 7th - 11th
Concepts from the last few videos, particularly exponential growth and decay functions, are covered in this video about word problems. Viewers can apply their new (or growing) algebraic knowledge to solve the word problems along with Sal.
Word Problems: Addition and Subtraction
2nd - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a worthwhile presentation on addition and subtraction word problems. After some slides which give tips on problem-solving strategies, learners are given a host of word problems to tackle on their own. They are given instant...
Solve Fraction Word Problems: Using Key Words and Pictures
4 mins 2nd - 4th CCSS: Designed
Word problems are the focus in the seventh of eight lessons on understanding fractions. Young mathematicians are instructed in finding key words to solve the problem using a four-step system: 1) find the unit 2) find the total number of...