Problem of the Week is the perfect routine to help students develop problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills - in about 10 minutes per day! Use these multistep word problems for meaningful morning work or the transition time to your math block!
In this resource, students will have the opportunity to persevere through challenging word problems in the Number and Operations in Base Ten domain. Students engage with a problem for multiple days, give and receive feedback from their peers, and revise their work. You can use the problems to review previously taught material, introduce a new skill or strategy in context or to assess what students have learned. There are enough problems in the resource to pick and choose which ones will work best for your students!
This resource include problems involving place value, decimals, multiplication, division, and exponents.
Included in this helpful resource:
• Daily Directions for Problem of the Week Routine
• 24 Multi-step Word Problems (half sheet option)
• 24 Multi-step Word Problems (paper saving option)
• Mini-Anchor Chart (to help students when they are stuck)
• Detailed Answer Key
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