Add/Subtract Money with Word Problems

With our Add/Subtract Money with Word Problems lesson plan, students learn how to solve word problems about money using addition and subtraction. Students practice solving these types of problems and practice writing their own.

Our Add/Subtract Money with Word Problems lesson plan teaches students strategies for using addition and subtraction to solve word problems about money. During this lesson, students are asked to identify the operation in word problems and then solve them, demonstrating their understanding of the lesson material. Students are also asked to work collaboratively with a group to create their own money word problems that require addition or subtraction to solve.

At the end of the lesson, students will be able to use addition and subtraction to solve word problems involving money.

Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.4.MD.A.2

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4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade



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