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ERIC Number: ED312139
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Jul
Pages: 126
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Problem Solving Strategies. Inservice Presentation. Bulletin 1788.
Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Bureau of Elementary Education.
This document contains an inservice presentation for teaching common problem solving strategies in mathematics word problems. Sections included are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Common Word Problem Strategies"; (3) "Break into Parts"; (4) "Guess and Check/Test"; (5) "Working Backwards"; (6) "Look For a Pattern"; (7) "Make or Construct a Table, Chart, or List"; (8) "Logical Thinking"; (9) "Make a Graph"; (10) "Act It Out"; (11) "Draw a Picture"; (12) "Solve a Similar/Simpler Problem"; (13) "Write an Equation"; and (14) "Suggestions for Teaching Problem Solving." Transparencies, handouts, and a list of five references are appended. (YP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Bureau of Elementary Education.
Note: For other presentations in this series, see SE 050 896, SE 050 908.