Help your students improve their math scores with these worksheets that help them focus on proving their answers.
This “metacognition” helps them think about their thinking and often results in catching their errors in reasoning.
Simple, fun, and very effective. All the work is done for you and reusable each year. Great for monitoring students and highly effective for teacher observations and creating ability groups.
Subject Area: Math
Recommended Grade Range: All grades. These worksheets are great for teaching your students how to think.
Materials: Make sure you have these materials ready:
1. Make the number of copies needed for the number of questions you want your students to prove.
2. Make a packet for each student.
1. Five-ten minutes. Review how to use these sheets by picking any problem to solve out loud, then have your students practice solving one together in small groups, and finally by themselves.
2. Use again after the test to analyze where any mistakes are made in your students' thinking.