Problem Solving Fun: Free Addition Riddles

Dig into the fun of math by reading and solving wacky riddles with “The Grapes of Math.” You’ll love this free set of first grade (and up) problem solving pages to connect with this classic book. Students will love learning new strategies to add – and think outside the box. These pages are the perfect extension since they won’t want to stop solving once the book is finished!


Free “Grapes of Math” Problem Solving Pages

A great way to engage kids in math learning is through math story books. One of the best for teaching addition and problem solving strategies is “The Grapes of Math” by Greg Tang! If your students love “The Grapes of Math” and you would like an easy way to use it in your classroom, try these problem solving pages from Bethany at Math Geek Mama! This free set includes 8 pages of problems similar to those in the story, as well as answer keys! Perfect for first grade and up.


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