TEACHING MATHEMATICAL PROBLEM SOLVING Using MOEMS®
Contest Problems by Jason Frand with
Ruth Sabean. Edited by Nicholas J. Restivo & Emma Sabean
THE BOOK THAT SO MANY
PICOS AND PARENTS HAVE BEEN ASKING FOR IS FINALLY AVAILABLE!
Using detailed Instructional Guides, this
book leads the teacher through instructing, practicing, and reinforcing the
solving of multi-approach problems to students in grades 4 through 8. The
problems illustrated are 28 MOEMS® Contest Problems,
so this unique book is appropriate both for any teacher preparing students to
succeed in solving problems as well as for any MOEMS® coach training a team.
The Instructional Guides
include Problem Assessments, Anchor Papers from students exhibiting complete
and partial solutions, and even “failed starts.”
The book is spiral-bound
to facilitate photocopying its pages for classroom use. Each of the
Instructional Guides includes reproducible Solution Strategy Worksheets on
which students may brainstorm multiple approaches to the problems.