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Wordles are creative way of bringing discussion, problem solving, and critical thinking into your classroom.Provided in this powerpoint are way...

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End of the Year Memory Book: Diary of a 1st Grader

A great problem solving template for word problems! This would work great for simultaneous RoundTable, then everyone is writing their own problem, then checking and solving others.

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Problem Solving Assessment - Personalizable for Different Classes

Want to see if your kids really know what they are doing when they are problem solving? Want to focus your kids into the process of problem solving? This simple one page problem solver includes a place for students to choose their strategy, to choose their math concept, to show their work, and to justify their answer. It also includes a grading rubric that allows you to show them what they need to work on to become better problem solvers. This file is saved as a .doc fully editable page…

Here's an editable problem-solving template that focuses on the strategies Draw a Picture, Find a Pattern, Choose an Operation, and Make a Table. There is room for students to show their work as well as write out the steps they followed to solve the problem.

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Think It Through:Weekly Activities for Creative, Critical, & Reflective Thinking

Think It Through: Weekly Activities for Creative, Critical, and Reflective Thinking. 20 weeks of activities to engage your students in creative, critical, and reflective thinking! $


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Critical Thinking and Teamwork activities this activity could be very useful to get students thinking especially after lunch times

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K-2 MVP's in Math-Common Core Mathematical Practices

MVP's in Math focus on the Most Valuable Practices- mathematical practices in the Common Core! 18 cubes included to prompt students to discuss and record thinking when problem solving!