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Math Key Words for Problem Solving

PDF | 5 pages|Grades: 2 - 6

A set of five posters listing key words for each of the four operations and the equal sign.

Use these posters as anchor charts when teaching your students how to problem solve in mathematics. Print on cardstock for added durability.

This download includes key word posters for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and equal.

There are two print options available for this set of posters:

  • Print on tabloid paper to display around your classroom for students to reference when solving math problem.
  • Print on letter-size paper and have the students glue them into their math journal for future reference.

Use the drop-down menu to choose the size that best fits your needs.

  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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  • We have updated some of the words included on the posters and have added in a tabloid-size for you to choose from.

    Addition by Natalie Sep 11th, 2020

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