This book is designed to help students become more confident problem solvers. Some problems may have more than one correct answer… as you would in real life. There also may be few ways to solve some problems. The focus of this book is on the processes that are used to find solutions to problems. If students are equipped with knowledge of different processes they can use, they will be able to tackle any problem.
The content of this 64-page workbook includes: Teacher Instructions and Answer Key, Problem Solvers including Make a Picture, Make it Simpler, Work Backwards, Act it Out or Use Objects, Look for Pattern, Make a Table, Guess and Check, Logical Reasoning, Using the Rubric for Evaluation and Extra Activities.