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Math Problem Solving Strategies

This poster gives students 12 different strategies they can use when trying to solve math story problems/practical situations. These strategies work well after students have identified important information in the question, removed unimportant information, and determined what the question or problem is asking for. The larger file could be printed and laminated to make a classroom poster.

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Content Area

  • NVACS Mathematics

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  • Miscellaneous

Grade(s)

  • Kindergarten
  • 1st Grade
  • 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade
  • 4th Grade
  • 5th Grade

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Standard(s)/Course Objective(s)

  • 4.NBT.B.4 - Fluently add and subtract multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm.
  • NV 1.3.8a - Generate and solve two-step addition and subtraction problems and one-step multiplication problems based on practical situations.
  • NV 1.5.8 - Generate and solve addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division problems using whole numbers and decimals in practical situations.
  • 2.OA.A.1 - Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve one- and two-step word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem. (See Glossary, Table 1.)

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