Solving Math Word Problems & Keys to Word Problems

HOW TO SOLVE WORD PROBLEMS IN MATH! Read the problem and think about the question. Identify each piece of information needed to answer the question. Determine the order in which you must work with the pieces of information. Write and Solve a number sentence to find each piece of information. Check your solution by re-reading … Read moreSolving Math Word Problems & Keys to Word Problems

Reading and Test Taking Strategies

  When to use What to do “BEFORE” starting to read • Read and circle directions • Read and circle title • Read and underline the heading, boldface or italicized words in the passage • Circle and study charts, diagrams, graphs, maps, tables, and illustrations • Read and circle captions • Read the questions and … Read moreReading and Test Taking Strategies