Help students get a firm grasp of key problem-solving strategies with this collection of reproducible packets that provide meaningful practice in essential number concepts and skills.
Includes six, step-by-step mini-lessons that encourage students to think about how to analyze a problem and figure out the correct answer. Strategies that are developed include working backward, using logical reasoning, making lists, and identifying and extending patterns. Each unit provides repeated practice to ensure students master the content as well as the problem-solving strategy.
The CD includes word problems and the three-step problem-solving process for display on the interactive whiteboard - perfect for whole-class learning.
A great way to meet the Common Core State Standards.