This is a process chart that outlines a strategy for solving word problems. It is known as the "CUPS" strategy and is written in the form of a checklist to help students follow this procedure step-by-step. The "C" stands for "circle important numbers or words," the "U" stands for "underline what th
21 Student copies of notes for the CUBES strategy to solve word problems and classroom posters that can be displayed individually around the classroom or used on an anchor chart.
C-Circle the numbers
U-Underline the question
B-Box the key words
E-eliminate unnecessary information
S-solve the proble
This is a math strategy book that I created for my special education students in the 3rd and 4th grade. Basics include a hundred's chart, a multiplication chart, and place value. Other strategies include a visual for rounding numbers, using a multiplication matrix and ladder division, a visual for