Crunching Numbers: Guided Math Story Problems (Addition and Subtraction)
Katherine Jones, M.Ed.
In this ongoing class, students will participate in a small group math talk to practice solving story problems with addition and subtraction. Students will also practice making sense of math problems & explaining their thought processes.
US Grade 1 - 3
Need more practice solving math story problems? In this ongoing class, learners will participate in a small group guided math talk about math story problems using addition and subtraction. Each math problem will have multiple solution pathways to encourage students to reason abstractly. The learners will guide the discussion by sharing their strategies. We will focus on breaking down what the problems are asking us to do. We will also discuss the different strategies that can be used to solve...
Students will learn how to break down a story problem to identify what they know and what they need to find. Students will be able to make sense of problems and persevere in solving them. Students will be able to share their thinking and reasoning about their answers. Students will practice discussing math by asking and answering questions of peers.
I have over ten years of experience teaching elementary math in public schools. I also have training in guided math discussions or math talks as well as in best practices for math instruction for elementary students.
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Hi, Outschool Students and Families! I'm excited to be teaching and learning with you all. I have a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and a master's degree in Literacy. I have an elementary and English (6-8) teaching certificate, as well...
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1-5 learners per class