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Length Word Problems (Addition and Subtraction Based)

Grade 2 Common Core Math Standard

Aligned To Common Core Standard:

Grade 2 Measurement- 2.MD.5

Printable Worksheets And Lessons


  • Step-by-step Lesson- Work through sentence based problems to determine the length of a sum or difference of measures.

  • Guided Lesson - Find out who has the longest or shortest bed, key, or school bus.

  • Guided Lesson Explanation - I find it is best to explain the problems by determining the measure of all people in the story.

  • Practice Worksheet - Ten sentence based problems for you to go through and compare.

  • Matching Worksheet - Match the problem to the described value in each problem.


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Homework Sheets

We start off really simple with the help of visual prompts.




Practice Worksheets

A modified ruler can be found in each of these sheets.




Math Skill Quizzes

You will find that we have combined word problems with visual prompts in this section.