This product focuses on one of the most important parts of problem-solving: Keywords. Students need to have a strong understanding of which term is associated with which operation. Included in this pack is a chart with tons of keywords for students to reference when Problem Solving.
Once they've learned, or reviewed the keywords, they can complete the independent practice sheet,which includes an answer key. To enrich, instead of just naming the operation, students can solve the problems.
Also included in this pack is That lesson is followed by a detailed explanation of the CUBES Method, a strategy that helps students focus on the important aspects of each world problem. This method is an excellent way for students to get comfortable working on word problems.
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