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Mathematical Thinking: Problem Solving for Grade 3

This problem-solving class follows a Singapore Math (Dimensions Math) style where students are guided by an experienced math teacher as they focus on the process of solving word problems and build their own strategies.
Kim Musolff
192 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 13 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
30 minutes
per class
Once per week
every week
year olds
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does an "Ongoing" course work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Class Experience

Students in this class learn to:
-visualize word problems
-organize their thinking 
-test and use multiple strategies for solving word problems
I am a certified K-6 elementary teacher with over 20 years of experience.  I have taught in public, private, and homeschool environments.  I have been engaging students in math on Outschool for over 2 years.  
Optional:  Students who purchase the workbook may complete assignments given each week.
Students will need paper and pencil at every class so they can work through problems as needed. *OPTIONAL: Singapore Math: 70 Must-Know Word Problems Available on Amazon for about $9: *Students may purchase this book if they would like to do the homework or have it to work on problems in class.
I am constantly assessing students informally as I teach, and I adjust my teaching accordingly.  Written evaluations are available upon request.  
30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
I use the following sources for problems and strategies:
-Dimensions Math 3A & 3B
-Singapore Math Challenge Grade 3
-Singapore Math, 70 Must-Know Word Problems
-Math Playground Thinking Blocks (used by teacher in class)


Kim Musolff
Lives in the United States
MindSpark Learning Founder & Teacher
192 total reviews
145 completed classes

About Me

Hi! I'm a Colorado-certified elementary teacher and a veteran homeschool parent of 4 children.  For over 20 years, I've taught hundreds of children in grades PreK-8 in a variety of settings.  In 2016, I founded and ran a microschool for 3 years,... 
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