Solving word problems using your brain!
Use these organizers with any word problem!
Four pages are given. One page with a clock face which is good for elapsed time! Another page has a blank number line. The third page is for a table, and there are two lines to start the student off in creating the table. The last page has a blank line for a fill in the blank!
These are great for modeling and practice! I used it in small group today and the kids really took to it!
Good luck and let me know how it goes!
This is the basic set-up:
This is what the question wants me to solve:
(what I have to figure out)
I will use a _____ to solve this problem.
My answer in words is:
This is how I solved the problem:
This is something I noticed: (a math connection)