Word Problem Detective Task Cards: FREEOne big challenge students often have with math story problems is thatthey do not read the problem carefully enough. These longer storyproblems were designed to help students learn to read carefully andpick out the relevant details.Each of these 8 half-page cards features a story with a lot ofinformation and numbers.
Math Olympiads for Elementary Students (moems) is a math contest for 4th-8th graders. Test prep for this is great for bright kids. I teach a 4th and 5th grade math club once a week mostly using this curriculum and the students all seem to enjoy it.
Looking for a SUPER simple way to integrate critical thinking into your everyday teaching? This strategy works for ANY subject, ANY grade, and ANY topic. Teachers, you cannot miss this easy to implement teaching strategy!