ERIC Number: ED168844
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Mathematical Problem Solving Project - Using Guesses to Solve Problems.
Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Mathematics Education Development Center.; University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls.
This teacher's guide contains instructions for the use of a booklet designed to teach problem solving through guessing. For each lesson the purpose, an overview, and detailed teaching procedures are presented. The five lessons are: (1) using guesses and computation to solve problems; (2) using guesses to solve two-step problems; (3) using guesses and diagrams to solve problems; (4) using estimation to solve measurement problems; and (5) using guesses to solve problems. (MP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Mathematics Education Development Center.; University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls.