# Add or subtract using word problems

Unit 1: Single Digit Addition and Subtraction
Lesson 1 of 12

## Big Idea: The word problems in this lesson will have the students making models to solve them. By making a model, that will help the student see what part of the problem to find.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, Operations , addition, subtraction
70 minutes

### Lisa Murdock

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