# Number Sense Blog

### Word Problem Wednesday: How Fast Do Fairies Fly?

Nov 16, 2017

“All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.”  ― J.M. Barrie You never know what you might find when you look at the world through the eyes of the imagination, but even imaginary creatures such as fairies are periodically s...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Four Friends Sitting In A Row

Nov 8, 2017

Four friends are sitting together in a row and one friend says to the other-- Get out your pencils and paper Mathletes, because this week we have a fun logic puzzle for you that might require some note-taking to solve!  We love logic puzzl...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Travel with Math

Nov 1, 2017

Even on vacation, math skills come in handy! When you’re budgeting for a trip, it’s important to know how much money you’ll need to allow for gas. This week’s word problem challenge will “fuel” your practical math skills and give you the “dri...

### Word Problem Wednesday: What's in the Middle?

Oct 18, 2017

Every two numbers have a midway point, even 1 and 2 have a midpoint of 1 ½ between them. But what do you do when your two numbers are already fractions? That is exactly the challenge presented in this week’s word problem. Can you gather your ...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Puzzle Box

Oct 11, 2017

Hey math fans! This week’s word problem challenge will be a lot of fun for all you visual problem solvers, and great math skills practice for ALL of our upper elementary mathletes out there. Take a look at the challenge below and give it a try.  ...

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