Add a little Christmas spirit with these multi-step problems that teach your students how to problem solve! The problems are geared toward 3rd grade standards but can also be used in 2nd or 4th. Great for enrichment, test prep, assessment or weekly math challenges.
Spend only 15 minutes increasing critical reading skills and problem solving strategies. When kids learn to read carefully, they can critically approach and solve multi-step problems! I've used weekly challenge problems in my classroom for over 5 years and have seen a significant increase in my students' ability to think critically and problem solve.
This is a sample of the word problems included in my Weekly Challenge Problems 1-4. Comes with suggested instructions for setting up a weekly routine.