We have these addition and subtraction word problems to help your student determine if they should add or subtract. These worksheets include single-digit addition and subtraction word problems. The theme is based on cats, also know as Cathematics! Have your children read each problem, then have them determine if they need to use addition or subtraction to find the solution. As they read through the scenarios and work through each equation, they will develop more confidence with their math skills. It is important to master basic addition and subtraction skills as a stepping stone for more challenging math equations.
This is an effective and fun way to introduce and reinforce word problem skills. All of the worksheets on AcademyWorksheets.com are free and printable.