Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve word problems involving lengths that are given in the same units, e.g., by using drawings (such as drawings of rulers) and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.
Standard TypeMichigan State Math Standards
Story Problems about Length
Warm up with a Mystery Math Mistake to find the mistake made in counting up on a number line to subtract. Use visual models to practice adding and subtracting lengths of objects within 100.