1st Grade Addition Word Problems Resources

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Assessment: Entering Second Grade Math
Assessment: Entering Second Grade Math
Exercise
Assessment: Entering Second Grade Math
Assessment: Entering Second Grade Math will help students practice this key first grade skill. Try our free exercises to build knowledge and confidence.
1st grade
Math
Exercise
Addition Word Problems
Addition Word Problems
Worksheet
Addition Word Problems
Word problems are a great way to apply math knowledge to real-world situations. Check in on your first graders’ abilities to solve addition word problems with this handy assessment.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Fish Bowl Addition
Fish Bowl Addition
Game
Fish Bowl Addition
Students help Birdee and Cuz-Cuz count up all the fish they won in this addition game.
1st grade
Math
Game
Addition 2
Addition 2
Guided Lesson
Addition 2
Flexibility and fluidity with addition is an important part of the first grade math curriculum, but it takes lots of practice to gain confidence with this skill. This lesson in addition offers guided practice which aims to increase mental math and fluency with addition. When your child finishes this lesson, you can continue the addition practice by downloading and printing the accompanying addition worksheets.
1st grade
Math
Guided Lesson
Simple Math Word Problems
Simple Math Word Problems
Worksheet
Simple Math Word Problems
Your first grader will get some practice with beginning word problems as he puts together some tasty burgers.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Jumpy: Addition Word Problems Within 20
Jumpy: Addition Word Problems Within 20
Game
Jumpy: Addition Word Problems Within 20
Children will solve addition word problems in order to help Roly make it across the river!
1st grade
Math
Game
Wordy Word Problems: Add or Subtract?
Wordy Word Problems: Add or Subtract?
Worksheet
Wordy Word Problems: Add or Subtract?
Give your kid practice deciding when to use addition and when to use subtraction with this word problem mix-up.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 4
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 4
Workbook
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 4
This study packet offers a week of reading, writing, math, science, and social studies activities.
1st grade
Social emotional
Workbook
Word Problems, No Problem
Word Problems, No Problem
Workbook
Word Problems, No Problem
Get a great introduction to word problems with this round up of practice pages. Kids will review addition and subtraction from a different approach, and learn how math can apply to the real world.
1st grade
Math
Workbook
Wordy Word Problems: Addition #1
Wordy Word Problems: Addition #1
Worksheet
Wordy Word Problems: Addition #1
This cute all-in-one worksheet boosts your kid's addition skills and reading comprehension ability.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
One More Ten More
One More Ten More
Worksheet
One More Ten More
Build fluency by identifying one more and ten more than a given number within 100 with this worksheet!
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Add Up the Fantasy Coins
Add Up the Fantasy Coins
Game
Add Up the Fantasy Coins
Kids solve a multi-step word problem by counting out the right number of coins.
1st grade
Math
Game
Addition Number Stories
Addition Number Stories
Worksheet
Addition Number Stories
Practice addition from a different approach with these number stories. Find the addition equation in each word problem.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Build It on a Ten Frame
Build It on a Ten Frame
Lesson Plan
Build It on a Ten Frame
Students will get plenty of practice composing tens with ten frames to add to 20! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practice before teaching the **Scavenger Hunt Addition** lesson.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack
Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack
Workbook
Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack
This workbook tells the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. Read, count and measure along with Jack!
1st grade
Math
Workbook
Word Problem Challenge
Word Problem Challenge
Worksheet
Word Problem Challenge
Practice two digit addition and subtraction down on the farm with these challenging word problems.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Easy Word Problems
Easy Word Problems
Worksheet
Easy Word Problems
Numbers and math are everywhere, even on pizza! Add and subtract pizza toppings with these simple word problems for beginners.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Patterns and Word Problems
Patterns and Word Problems
Workbook
Patterns and Word Problems
From practicing and identifying patterns, to creating their own, kids will get the pattern practice they need for basic math skills in the first grade.
1st grade
Math
Workbook
Adding with M&M's
Adding with M&M's
Lesson Plan
Adding with M&M's
Use a sweet treat to help students do hands-on math! Students will practice their addition skills in this yummy activity.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Wordy Word Problems: Subtraction #1
Wordy Word Problems: Subtraction #1
Worksheet
Wordy Word Problems: Subtraction #1
These subtraction word problems encourage kids to think about what subtraction means in the real world.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Jack and the Beanstalk Math
Jack and the Beanstalk Math
Worksheet
Jack and the Beanstalk Math
Jack and the Beanstalk math means counting beans, and adding up how many songs the magic harp knows how to play in word problems for young kids.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Simple Word Problems
Simple Word Problems
Worksheet
Simple Word Problems
Create mathematical fruit salad as you add and subtract different types of fruit with this worksheet full of beginners' word problems.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Easter Word Problems #2
Easter Word Problems #2
Worksheet
Easter Word Problems #2
Celebrate springtime with some Easter word problems! Your little counter can practice solving word problems with addition and subtraction.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
St. Patrick's Day Word Problems
St. Patrick's Day Word Problems
Worksheet
St. Patrick's Day Word Problems
Try your luck at these St. Patrick's Day word problems! Your first grader will be building his reading skills as he practices addition.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Valentine Word Problems
Valentine Word Problems
Worksheet
Valentine Word Problems
Build math and reading skills with some sweet Valentine's Day word problems! Kids will practice basic addition and subtraction.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet

1st Grade Addition Word Problems Resources

Working with word problems shows first-graders how math applies to the real world. The Learning Library provides educator-designed word problem activities that allow kids to differentiate their addition skills. A selection of entertaining, informational games, curated workbooks, and other assignments specific to addition allow kids to hone in on a rudimentary component of mathematics in a captivating way.

Working with First Grade Addition Word Problems

First graders know 1 + 1 = 2 and 2 + 2 = 4, but how does this apply to their world? The Learning Library’s word problem tools—specific to addition—teach kids the real-life context of numbers.

There are over 40 professionally selected and designed printable worksheets, play-by-play lesson plans, scholarly games and other resources available. Focusing specifically on addition helps students conquer this important component of elemental math before they move onto bigger challenges.

With word problems, there is no need to reinvent the wheel. Worksheets are a classic and trustworthy method of teaching this skill. Examples like the popular Pizza Math assignment involve topics kids enjoy so they stay engaged in the process. Teacher-created lesson plans such as Math With Bears or Adding M&Ms are a delicious way to immerse first-graders in the world of word problems.

The kaleidoscope games, such as Fish Bowl Addition, use visualization to enhance their problem solving capabilities. And printable workbooks include an extensive intro to word problems as well as Jack and the Beanstalk Fun Pack, which uses the famous fairytale as a vehicle for math lessons. The mix of commonsensical and interesting sources ensures learners tackle addition word problems with confidence.