When students are learning a new strategy for solving a math computation problem, include a model of a completed problem at the top of their worksheet to refer back to while they solve.

Example:

If student is solving two digit addition problems with regrouping include a model of a correctly solved problem at the time with the method you want them to use to solve.

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Further Reading:

PBS.org – Misunderstood Minds Mathematics Strategies


Created by Kathy Furlong Silverio
Reviewed by Louis Olander

 

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