It’s a subject many of us dreaded in school. It’s a subject many of us would hope to avoid at all costs in our ESL classroom. Why is math making an appearance on BusyTeacher.org? Because, believe it or not, math can be fun! It can even be a useful subject for teaching your students not only the basics of English numbers, but also topics like spelling and shapes - and even more advanced topics like sales and negotiations.
While math probably isn’t an absolute necessity in an ESL classroom, there’s no reason to avoid it. With BusyTeacher.org’s 107 math worksheets, you won’t be diving into any algebra or calculus with your students - just sharing how the English language describes numbers, relations between amounts, different kinds of shapes, and so on. While some of our worksheets do involve actual math problems (Oh no!), most of them are extremely simple to use.
Teaching a class full of elementary-school students? BusyTeacher.org’s 107 math worksheets provide plenty of resources on addition, subtraction, multiplication,and division - all using English vocabulary, of course. Want to challenge your students’ problem-solving skills? We’ve got worksheets on shapes and measurement that’ll inspire your students to combine their latest English vocabulary with their reasoning abilities. We’ve even got worksheets on sales math, for adult students who want to sharpen their business English usage.
Whether you’ve got a class full of kids or a room full of professionals, BusyTeacher.org’s 107 math worksheets offer something for everyone. Some of our worksheets even make use of games like Scrabble and Monopoly, so your students can have fun while brushing up on their English math skills. And since most of our worksheets are filled with colorful shapes and pictures, you won’t have to worry about seeming too dry. Math can be fun, and these worksheets are proof of that!
Why do we say “proof?” Because every one of these worksheets was created by an ESL teacher just like you. Our worldwide community of teachers contributes all the worksheets you see on this site - and they’ve agreed to make all of them available for free, without any registration required. When you see something you like, you’re more than welcome to print it, use it, and share it. The only thing we ask is that if you have a worksheet of your own that you’d like to share, you click the “Submit a worksheet” button at the bottom of this page, and spread the love.
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Mathematics (from Greek μάθημα máthēma "knowledge, study, learning") is the study of quantity, space, structure, and change. Mathematicians seek out patterns and formulate new conjectures. Mathematicians resolve the truth or falsity of conjectures by mathematical proofs, which are arguments sufficient to convince other mathematicians of their validity. The research required to solve mathematical problems can take years or even centuries of sustained inquiry. However, mathematical proofs are less formal and painstaking than proofs in mathematical logic.
This maths resource was created for primary/elementary school children and focuses on decimals and fractions. Students are asked to firstly write the decimal and then the fraction that is being sh ...
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This power-point presentation is appropriate for young learners. It's helpful for learning or reviewing the shapes such as rectangles, triangle, oval, square, circle, etc.. It also contains s ...
This maths worksheet asks students to complete as many of the sums as they can in 1 minute. This will help a child's basic calculation skills and make more difficult maths easier for them later on ...
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It 's a worksheet for beginners to learn numbers from 1 to 13. Learners will be able to know counting and spelling the numbers correctly and it's also a way to learn vocabulary for esl learners. T ...
This maths worksheet was created for primary/elementary students. Lattice multiplication is a method of multiplying numbers using a grid. This method breaks the multiplication process into smaller ...
This maths worksheet was created for primary/elementary students. Lattice multiplication is a method of multiplying numbers using a grid. This method breaks the multiplication process into smaller ...
This maths worksheet was created for primary/elementary students. Lattice multiplication is a method of multiplying numbers using a grid. This method breaks the multiplication process into smaller ...
Hi! I am introducing worksheets for kindergarten. These activity worksheets are fun. With the help of them kids will cut the different shapes and paste them in a proper way. Format of b ...
Is algebra a difficult topic? It doesn't have to be! This maths worksheet was created for primary/elementary students. There are fourteen sums for students to work out that will help with addition ...
Is algebra a difficult topic? It doesn't have to be! This maths worksheet was created for primary/elementary students and is a really simple way to get them started. If they already know simple ar ...
This worksheet is a simple exercise about numbers, where your beginner students will check their knowledgeof numbers, apply reason and other abilities to solve problems and develop readi ...
This resource can be used to practice counting skills and also as a Halloween worksheet. Students must start at the number 1 and count in 1s to complete the picture. They can colour the picture on ...
This resource can be used to practice counting skills and also as a Halloween worksheet. Students must start at the number 1 and count in 1s to complete the picture. They can colour the picture on ...
This is a very simple worksheet for beginners, here you can practise colors and shapes vocabulary. Enjoy with your students and you can use it as a cut-out resource to glue to their notebooks as a ...
Octagons are eight sided shapes. Mr. Octopus needs to find his way home! Help Mr. Octopus find his way home by colouring a path. He can only follow octagons. This helps students identify the octag ...
Carrying is an important maths skill that builds on a child's understanding of place value. This maths worksheet was created for primary/elementary school students and it includes 20 vertical addi ...
This worksheet is a great way to to help younger children with their addition skills. They must count the number of leaves and write the answer in the space provided. This maths worksheet can also ...
This is a power point about "shapes" and their color. It is about four basic shapes. After you teach them the shapes, this powerpoint can be useful for the activation part to check their understa ...
This power-point presentation is helpful for teaching or reviewing different kinds of shapes such as: triangle, rectangle, square, circle, heart, moon, star, pentagon, hexagon, diamond and oval. I ...
This resource was created for KS2 students and will help them with their multiplication and division. Students are asked to work out the value of each letter to complete the sum. There are fourtee ...
One of the concepts in understanding the environment around us is the idea of “Empty and Full”. I have 33 children in my class. During lunch break I ask the children to show their own ...
The concept of ‘many’ is the first step for students to identify numbers 2,3 etc. The best way of making children understand ‘many’ is to contrast it with ‘one’ ...
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