Addition Word Problems
Today we will be practising solving addition word problems. I would like you to calculate the answers by using column addition.
Have a look at the poster below to remind yourself how to use the column method and how to set out your work.
Remember to think carefully when adding a 2-digit number to a 3-digit number. Make sure you line up the hundreds, tens and ones correctly. Look at this example below:
Choose one or more of the below Challenge Choices to complete.
Spicy: Problems involving adding 2-digit numbers with no regrouping
Hot & Spicy: Problems involving adding 2-digit numbers with some regrouping
Mega Hot: Problems involving adding 2- and 3-digit numbers with some regrouping
Are You Nuts?!: Problems involving adding 2- and 3-digit numbers with regrouping
Extension: Problems involving adding 3-digit numbers with regrouping