ERIC Number: EJ310580
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Understanding Word Problems.
Knifong, J. Dan; Burton, Grace M.
Arithmetic Teacher, v32 n5 p13-17 Jan 1985
The need to provide understandable problems and ways to help children understand problems are explored. An interview with a sixth grader depicts his incorrect strategies and leads to suggestions for teaching problem solving using a range of mathematical models for each operation. (MNS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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