Hawker Brownlow Education

Basic Not Boring Series: Problem Solving (Upper Primary)

Author: Imogene Forte, Marjorie Frank

Availability: In Stock

Code: INA4072

ISBN: 9781741010572

No of Pages: 64

Publish date: 13/05/2004

Price: $21.95


This book helps sharpen maths skills for students in the upper primary years, appealing to students' interest in team sports and events. Each page invites learners to try a high-interest, visually appealing maths exercise built around sport situations. The activities may be used to introduce new skills, reinforce an existing skill or assess a student's ability.

The book includes:

- Skills Checklist for Problem Solving

- 38 Skills Exercises

- Problem Solving Strategies

- Glossary

- Problem Solving Skills Test & Answer Key

The skills exercises include the following:

- Information Needed for Problem Solving
- Too Little Information
- Word Problems
- Choose the Correct Equation
- Write Equations to Solve Problems
- Solve Problems Using a Chart
- Solve Problems Using a Graph
- Solve Problems Using an Illustration
- Multi-Step Problems
- Solve Problems With Measurements
- Fractions and Mixed Numerals
- Solve Problems With Decimals
- Solve Problems With Statistics
- Missing Numbers in Problems
- Solve Problems With Money
- Choose Correct Operation
- Use Formulas to Solve Problems
- Solve Problems With Logic
- Find More Than One Solution
- Choose a Problem Solving Strategy
- Explain Problem Solutions
- Determine Accuracy of Solutions