Problems can be enjoyed prior to as well as after winter break. Your students can solve real-world child-friendly problems through learning math. Students who have a variety of skill levels can successfully work through these word problems. This includes typical, advanced, and reluctant learners. This unit is a set of 20 constructed-response.
Word Problems - Grades 1 to 6 Hundreds of self-checking math word problems for students in grades 1 to 6. There are currently 675 word problems available. Absurd MathAbsurd Math is an interactive mathematical problem solving game series. The player proceeds on missions in a strange world where the ultimate power consists of mathematical skill.
These problem solving starter packs are great to support students with problem solving skills. I've used them this year for two out of four lessons each week, then used Numeracy Ninjas as starters for the other two lessons. When I first introduced the booklets, I encouraged my students to use scaffolds like those mentioned here, then gradually weaned them off the scaffolds.
Use problem solving skills in these math and science games with your favorite PBS KIDS characters Wild Kratts, WordGirl, Curious George, Sesame Street and the Cat in the Hat!
Winter Fractions Word Problems Get into the spirit of winter with these word problems related to fractions. Geared towards a fourth grade math curriculum, children will use multiplication, subtraction, and addition to solve six math fraction word problems.
Art of Problem Solving Academy (Locations Nationwide) website AwesomeMath website Bard Math Circle Creative and Analytical Math Program (CAMP) (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY), website.
This feature is somewhat larger than our usual features, but that is because it is packed with resources to help you develop a problem-solving approach to the teaching and learning of mathematics. Read Lynne's article which discusses the place of problem solving in the new curriculum and sets the scene.
Problem Solving Games These free maths problems activities are great for teaching and learning the skills needed to solve mathematical problems as they are engaging for young children. They lend themselves well to use with an interactive whiteboard where teachers can easily demonstrate strategies for solving problems which have different combinations of correct answers.