# Answers to math problems

Word Problem Detective Task Cards: FREE One big challenge students often have with math story problems is that they do not read the problem carefully enough.

### 1000 Life Hacks For me when the kids homework gets too hard for me to help them. Will be good for future reference when my kids have hard math problems to solve.

### STAAR Math Anchor Chart Squires Squires Squires Squires Harris - I like how simple this is with the large boxes and the colors.maybe I could make something like this to go along with my word problem ninja stuff.unless graders are too coo

Question and Answer board - give students the answer and they have to write a word problem that matches the answer. You can have students do any operation or even 2 step problems. I have my students check each other& questions the next day.

### ***FREEBIE***Give your students a fun way to practice calculating elapsed time with these elapsed time word problem task cards. These fun task cards feature QR codes that students can scan to check their answers. Set up these addition and subtraction task

Make this anchor chart and put on large labels for the inside of their math folders

Work Backwards - Different Activities, Strategies, and Resources to Help Students Become Masters at Problem-Solving in Math

Looking for an education reason to take you kids outside? Try Sidewalk Scoot! :) (adapt to any level of math problems)

### Teaching students to justify their work in math doesn't have to be difficult. Read this post to learn how setting clear expectations and explicitly teaching students can make a huge difference.

Do you need to get your kids solving problems and explaining their thinking without looking for that one right answer? Try this set of Geometry math journals! Students work on these journal prompts independently, with a partner, or small groups.

These free graphic organizers can help kids break down math problems into smaller steps.

### Cubes Math Anchor Chart~ Perfect for upper elementary and middle school students! Great steps to take to solve challenging word problems. Cao's Grade Math: Week of September 2013 - October 2013

### How to Answer Math Questions .Chesapeake College Adult Education Classes has free math classes to help you.

Are your students struggling with solving multi-step word problems? This simple process breaks down the solving complicated problems into 3 easy steps!

### Idea: Math journals: Start with the answer and let students create the problem

Start a Problem of the Day program in your school with 180 daily middle school common core aligned word problems! Includes problems in printable form as well as powerpoint form!