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Math Word Problems Scavenger Hunt

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pirate math scavenger hunt

Math word problems and a scavenger hunt! This is a different way to get kids interested in doing word problems. Whenever we look at the data from our testing, word problems are still the area our 2nd graders have difficulties with. We do a Pirate Unit at the end of the year. ¬†During this unit I incorporate a math word problem scavenger hunt. There are 12 treasure chests that have several different types of math questions. There is addition, subtraction,…

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Pirate Unit

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pirate unit

Pirates are so much fun! At the end of the year my team always does a whole pirate unit. The kids have so much fun and don’t even realize they are doing work. ¬†It lasts about two weeks and the kids write everyday. It’s amazing to see them grow in their writing. We start the unit off by reading “How I Became a Priate” by Melinda Long. There is a packet that abcteach.com has with this story that I have…

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