There's no better way to celebrate Winter than with a new set of15 math word problemsdesigned for 5th graders. This resource adds some new twists to a favorite math activity - task cards! Students will have fun as they explore and discuss different strategies for solving these engaging story problems while learning interesting facts about Winter.
These seasonal word problems offer bright and engaging illustrations and real-world seasonal scenarios and fun facts to keep learning fun. This resource supports critical thinking and offers great opportunities for grade 5 students to talk about math during centers or as a class. This Winter, don't be stuck with the same old word problems!
Spice things up with these great task cards.
Your download includes:
• 15 Colorful Winter Word Problem Task Cards
• Recording Sheets - booklet & single page format
• Answer Keys for easy correcting
1) Approachable, yet engaging, word problems
Each problem can be approached in multiple ways
Scenarios relate to situations students are familiar with & real-world scenarios
Fun facts are incorporated to engage reluctant learners
Opportunities to practice key 5th-grade math standards
Eye-catching color photos to support vocabulary & comprehension of problems
2) Multiple response sheets to meet the needs of learners
A recording sheet is perfect for students who don't need much room to write
Problem-Solving Mini-book offers more room for showing work and includes a reflection question to promote metacognition
Both options are well-labeled to make it easy for students to record their answers & for teachers to correct