These critical thinking activities engage students in problem solving activities including finding patterns, guess and check, writing equations, making tables, process of elimination, comparing numbers, multiplication and basic fractions. The problem solving situations all revolve around the theme of maple syrup production and festival events. It is geared for students in grades 4 - 6. Because some of the problems are more involved, it can be used in one sitting or can be broken up and used in more than one sitting. It is especially conducive to group work/group problem solving. An answer key is included. Includes 2 problem solving posters.
Maple Syrup Problem Solving
by Pamela Brock
is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License
.This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.