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### Math Tales: Word Problem Practice With All 4 Operations

Katherine Jones, M.Ed.
Average rating:
4.9
Number of reviews:
(46)
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Explore a weekly word problem solver class to sharpen skills in solving story problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, & division. Discuss & decipher math word problems & articulate problem-solving strategies effectively.

#### Class Experience

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```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. ```
```🎓 C R E D E N T I A L S :

*Certified Elementary Teacher
*15+ Years of Teaching Experience
*14 Years of Experience in Michigan and Tennessee Public Schools
*Bachelor’s in Elementary Education & English
*5+ Years of Eureka Math Teaching Experience
*5 Years of Experience at a Public STEM Academy
*Training in Guided Math Discussions & Math Talks

🎉 F U N   F A C T S :

- I can use my hand as a map to show where I live. ✋🏼
- I’m never more than 6 miles from a body of water in my state. 🚤
- Math was my least favorite subject as a student, but it is now one of my favorites! 🧮
- I’m a mom to two kids 🧒👧
- I’m a recovering book hoarder who now loves the library and her Kindle. 📖```
`Students who need an intro to word problems can take my Tackle Math Problem Solving With Confidence class. (https://outschool.com/classes/tackle-math-problem-solving-with-confidence-xDCIaWQW#useul18es3) `
`Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.`
Joined August, 2020
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##### Teacher expertise and credentials
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```🌟 Hi, Outschool Students and Families! 🌟

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#### \$9

weekly
1x per week
25 min

Completed by 26 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 7-8
1-5 learners per class