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Surf for More Math

Chapter 8: Addition and Subtraction Strategies

Lesson 7: Creating Addition and Subtraction Stories

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about addition and subtraction strategies. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

Create and solve problems in contexts that involves addition and subtraction.

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Instructions for Use

Saxon Math allows students to determine which number sentence correctly represents the story problem given.

Read the problem and choose the number sentence, either addition or subtraction, which correctly represents the problem.


Busy Bees allows students to determine the missing part in subtraction situations.

Read the question carefully and determine how many bees went inside the hive. Type your answer into the blank text box. Click the arrow for another question.