Problem Solving Resources
The Common Core State Standards include eight mathematical practices that should be included as a regular part of math instruction.
You can find many more problems like this in the Math Mindset Challenges collection!
Problem-solving involves three basic functions: Problem-solving is, and should be, a very real part of the curriculum.
It presupposes that students can take on some of the responsibility for their own learning and can take personal action to solve problems, resolve conflicts, discuss alternatives, and focus on thinking as a vital element of the curriculum.
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The 24 modules below begin with general problem-solving skills and gradually introduce new techniques, ideas and advice to help you to solve advanced problems.