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    Our "Easy Word Problems Worksheets for Ages 7-9" are designed to make math engaging and accessible for your child. These worksheets offer age-appropriate challenges that help kids apply basic arithmetic skills to real-world scenarios. With clear, straightforward questions and colorful illustrations, each sheet is crafted to boost problem-solving confidence and critical thinking. Ideal for both classroom use and home practice, our worksheets ensure a balanced mix of fun and learning. Perfect for reinforcing key concepts, these resources make math enjoyable for young learners. Download now and watch your child's math skills blossom!


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    Solving Problems: Number Lines Worksheet
    Solving Problems: Number Lines Worksheet

    Solving Problems: Number Lines Worksheet

    Number lines are fun and help build number sense and reasoning. This worksheet uses them to help students count on to find a solution to an equation. They'll have fun counting with familiar numbers and 10-bases, while also working on algebraic reasoning.
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    Police Subtraction Worksheet
    Police Subtraction Worksheet

    Police Subtraction Worksheet

    Police protect citizens and do more in the community. Kids can learn numbers with this math worksheet: two subtraction problems in the downloadable PDF. Read the problems with your kids, then check the box next to the number sentences that are correct.
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    Holiday Lights Subtraction Worksheet
    Holiday Lights Subtraction Worksheet

    Holiday Lights Subtraction Worksheet

    Before tackling the math problem, get your kids ready by asking them to share their favorite holiday and why. Then, look at the picture on the worksheet with them. Help them examine the numbers and problems, and select the number sentence that shows what's happening with each string of light. 80 words.
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    Butterfly Addition Worksheet
    Butterfly Addition Worksheet

    Butterfly Addition Worksheet

    This tracing sheet is great for kids to work on math skills and have fun too. Read the word problems to them, then help them trace the dotted lines to match the problem and number sentence to a picture. Not only is it educational, it's beautiful too - your kids will love learning about butterflies!
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    Desert Addition Worksheet
    Desert Addition Worksheet

    Desert Addition Worksheet

    In the desert, scorching heat and little water mean animals must adapt to survive. Show kids pictures of these animals and teach their names. Then, read the word problems in the worksheet, and have them check the box next to the pictures that portray each story. 80 words
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    Subtracting Socks Worksheet
    Subtracting Socks Worksheet

    Subtracting Socks Worksheet

    Before beginning this exercise with your children, warm them up with a counting game. If math is not their favorite subject, use this worksheet. Help them read the two word problems, then use their fingers to count and subtract. Ask them to select the correct answer and check the box.
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    Amusement Park Word Problems Worksheet
    Amusement Park Word Problems Worksheet

    Amusement Park Word Problems Worksheet

    Engage kids with math by making it realistic and incorporating manipulatives or pics they like! This worksheet helps kids understand word problems. Read the problem, note numbers and key phrases like "in total," then count the pics to find the total!
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    Making Bracelets to Sell Worksheet
    Making Bracelets to Sell Worksheet

    Making Bracelets to Sell Worksheet

    Got kids who love crafting? This worksheet will be right up their alley! Let them use their creative and problem-solving skills to check equations and decide the correct total. It's just like making beads into a bracelet but on paper! Print out this downloadable PDF and get ready for a fun craft session.
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    Counting Seedlings Worksheet
    Counting Seedlings Worksheet

    Counting Seedlings Worksheet

    Understanding math word problems is key. Multiple steps can prove challenging - this free worksheet provides one-to-one picture representation to help kids solve multi-step addition word problems. Strengthen addition skills by choosing the matching picture to the answer.
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    How long is the Trip? Time Word Problems Worksheet
    How long is the Trip? Time Word Problems Worksheet

    How long is the Trip? Time Word Problems Worksheet

    Get your kids in the mood for learning with fun questions about trips. Point at each picture and ask them to identify the mode of transport. Read the word problems, help them solve and check the answers.
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    Grocery Shopping Subtraction Worksheet
    Grocery Shopping Subtraction Worksheet

    Grocery Shopping Subtraction Worksheet

    Take your kids on a virtual grocery trip with this worksheet! Help them read the two word problems and use the pictures to solve them. Then, have them circle the correct answers. It's an easy, fun way to get kids comfortable with math while also getting them excited about grocery shopping!
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    Eagle Subtraction Worksheet
    Eagle Subtraction Worksheet

    Eagle Subtraction Worksheet

    Help your kids become math experts! Through practice and adult guidance, even addition and subtraction can seem simple. Show them how with this worksheet - get them to trace the dotted lines to connect each word problem to the correct picture and solve the number sentence with some eagles!
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    Instrument Subtraction Worksheet
    Instrument Subtraction Worksheet

    Instrument Subtraction Worksheet

    Encourage kids to practice their addition and subtraction by having them identify the musical instruments on the worksheet, then read the subtraction problems and check the box with the matching number sentences.
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    Ancient Tomb Division and Multiplication Word Problems Worksheet
    Ancient Tomb Division and Multiplication Word Problems Worksheet

    Ancient Tomb Division and Multiplication Word Problems Worksheet

    This worksheet teaches kids math, plus a bit about ancient Egypt. Read the text and point to the pictures to explain them. There are three word problems - help kids interpret and solve each one, then find and check the answer. 80 words
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    Solve Problems by Counting Worksheet
    Solve Problems by Counting Worksheet

    Solve Problems by Counting Worksheet

    Download this free colorful worksheet and give your young math student practice with a number line. Counting on or back, they will learn to solve basic addition and subtraction word problems with ease. Ultimately, it will help them develop automaticity for later efficiency with addition and subtraction.
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    Lady Liberty Worksheet
    Lady Liberty Worksheet

    Lady Liberty Worksheet

    Have your students ever been to the Statue of Liberty? Ask them to tell you where it is and what it looks like. Every day, the statue draws a crowd admiring its beauty, taking pics and learning more about it. Pose a word problem and help them check the answer. Circle the correct total. (80 words)
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    Sea Math Worksheet
    Sea Math Worksheet

    Sea Math Worksheet

    Dive into an ocean of addition with this fun math worksheet! Help your little mathematician count and add colorful coral and fish. Point out phrases like "in total" or "all together" as a reminder to use addition. Watch them add to find the answer and check the boxes to finish!
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    Baseball Addition Worksheet
    Baseball Addition Worksheet

    Baseball Addition Worksheet

    Let your kids have fun with this baseball-themed addition worksheet! Read the three simple word sentences with them, then use the pictures to help them add with their fingers. Ask them to copy the fingers held up in the pictures, then check the box with the right answer. Kids who love baseball will enjoy this activity!
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    Missing Addend Word Problems Worksheet
    Missing Addend Word Problems Worksheet

    Missing Addend Word Problems Worksheet

    Doing many addition and subtraction problems is key for fluency and mastery. Word problems can help kids understand how math works in everyday life. Our math worksheet uses fun scenarios and pictures to teach how to find the missing addend. It's the perfect tool to help kids understand math better!
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    Adding Up with Old MacDonald Worksheet
    Adding Up with Old MacDonald Worksheet

    Adding Up with Old MacDonald Worksheet

    Old MacDonald needs help counting his animals! Give your little math whiz a fun challenge with a free PDF worksheet. They'll love counting the animals and doing basic addition with two or three addends. Who knew math could be so much fun on the farm?
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    Under the Sea Addition Worksheet
    Under the Sea Addition Worksheet

    Under the Sea Addition Worksheet

    Ask your kids to identify undersea animals in a picture, then solve the word problems at the bottom with it! If they're into the nature channel or marine life, they'll love this worksheet. Check the box next to the correct answer for each one. 80 words
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    Magnet Multiplication: 1-Step Word Problems Worksheet
    Magnet Multiplication: 1-Step Word Problems Worksheet

    Magnet Multiplication: 1-Step Word Problems Worksheet

    Refresh your students' knowledge about magnets with a simple math worksheet. Download the PDF with two word problems, along with pictures to help. Read the problems to the class, and help them identify the correct answer by checking the box. This activity will help them harness their science knowledge and practice their math skills.
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    Coffeehouse Survey: Picture Graph Word Problems Worksheet
    Coffeehouse Survey: Picture Graph Word Problems Worksheet

    Coffeehouse Survey: Picture Graph Word Problems Worksheet

    This coffeehouse survey helps children interpret pictures and answer questions. Your child will look at a picture graph displaying daily coffee cup sales from Day 1 to Day 4. Aid them in answering questions on the number of cups sold and which day had the most sales.
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    Using Number Sentences to Solve Problems Worksheet
    Using Number Sentences to Solve Problems Worksheet

    Using Number Sentences to Solve Problems Worksheet

    Solving math problems requires an efficient strategy. Picture representation can help young mathematicians with basic addition problems, especially when it involves repeated addends. As they gain confidence, they'll be able to apply their number sentence solving abilities to more complex equations.
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    Easy word problems for ages 7-9 are essential for several developmental reasons. Firstly, they bridge the gap between concrete arithmetic and abstract thinking, helping children understand how math is used in real-life situations. This makes learning more relevant and engaging, sparking curiosity and a love for problem-solving early on.

    Word problems also enhance reading comprehension and critical thinking skills. As children decipher the text, they learn to pick out important information and ignore irrelevant data, practicing essential cognitive skills that will benefit their academic journey in multiple subjects.

    Moreover, tackling word problems builds confidence. Successfully solving these problems empowers children, making them more likely to tackle challenging tasks with a positive attitude in the future. Improved confidence in math can lead to better performance in other areas, as children often feel more capable when their foundational skills are strong.

    Finally, these problems encourage perseverance and patience. Not every problem has an immediately apparent solution, but regular practice teaches children the importance of persistence and learning from mistakes.

    Given these benefits, parents and teachers should view easy word problems not just as a math exercise, but as a crucial developmental tool that fosters comprehensive cognitive and emotional growth.