Calculate a Story! Solving Math Word Problems
In this ongoing course, we will meet weekly to practice solving story problems (a.k.a. word problems) that require addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division to solve.
year old learners
learners per class
Meets 1x per week
Runs week after week
25 minutes per class
US Grade 1 - 3
In this course, students will practice their deciphering skills to solve math story problems. Each week, we will meet and solve a variety of story problems that require the use of addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division to find the answer. Students will learn about keywords that signal which of the operations will be required, as well as receive some review on how to solve addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division problems. Students should know how to add, subtract,...
Students will improve their analysis skills of math story problems.
1 file available upon enrollmentA one-page handout listing the steps for solving math problems will be posted in the classroom as a guide for students.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Student progression will be assessed through the homework and will be reported back to the parent.
25 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Meet the teacher
I am a nuclear engineering graduate from South Carolina State University with a Bachelor's in Science. I began graduate school for a PhD in Nuclear Engineering, but due to health issues I decided to leave school and pursue my passions...