Grade 3

Share the Headline Story with the class. Encourage students to create problems that can be solved using information from the story.

Trevor wrote a sentence with a

missing number: 8 + _____ = 10.

Create stories to match the complete number sentence.

- Now it is 8:00, and in 2 hours it will be 10:00.
- I walked 8 blocks, and I have to walk 2 more blocks to get home. I will have walked 10 blocks.
- If I have 8¢, I need 2¢ more to have 10¢.
- 10 is 2 more than 8.

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