Problem Solving Strategies: 2 x Displays - Balmy Boho
Problem Solving Strategies
Display 1: Support mathematical reasoning and the solving of problems by providing learners with a range of strategies: work backwards, make a table, draw a picture, guess and check, find a pattern and use a known strategy (number line).
Display 2: A general approach to problem solving is known as 'CUBES'. CUBES stands for circle the numbers, underline the question, box the key words, eliminate the unnecessary information and solve/check your answer.