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New Improved Math Word Problems for Older Learners

We examine different types of word problems to determine which math function is needed to solve the problem.
Jan Bergesen AKA Ms. B
779 total reviews for this teacher
24 reviews for this class
Completed by 105 learners
40 minutes
per class
Meets once
year olds
learners per class
per learner

How does a "One-Time" class work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

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My goal for your learners is to help them build confidence when faced with a word problem.  We will explore several strategies from finding code words and identifying the action to focusing on what is really being asked and doing multi-step problems.  The climax will be when they write their own problems because that will mean they truly understand.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
40 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.


Jan Bergesen AKA Ms. B
Lives in the United States
Elementary School Teacher
779 total reviews
1331 completed classes

About Me

Hello, my name is Jan Bergesen, but the kids at school call me Ms. B.  I've been an elementary school teacher for 35 years.  Through the years, I have successfully developed a variety of unique ways of teaching things many children find difficult.... 
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