Daily Problem Solving for 3rd grade gives students focused practice in multi-step word problems so prevalent on state tests. These story problems will engage students and get them using their critical thinking skills. Includes 12 months of daily word problems with weekly fun facts to boost engagement.
Math problem solving is one of the most challenging skills taught in upper elementary. Research shows the best way to build these skills is through short, purposeful daily practice with both single- and multi-step word problems.Daily Problem Solving for 3rd Grade is designed to take less than 15 minutes per day including giving students time to solve, discuss, and review.
Spiraled practice includes single-step, multi-step, and extra information problems to help build your students’ capacity for critical reading and problem solving with mathematics.
The problem complexity will build across the months, preparing your students for success on state tests, 4th grade, and beyond.
What’s included in Daily Problem Solving?
- 5 weeks of daily problem-solving practice per month each with a weekly fun fact to engage students (4 weeks provided for February & July)
- Teacher’s guide & scope and sequence
- Implementation resources & suggestions
- Answer keys with one clearly modeled problem-solving strategy
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