Solving word problems requires both strategy and skill. When confronted with a problem, students need to figure out how to solve the problem--and then solve it! The 250 exercises in each book help students learn a variety of strategies for solving problems as well as grade-specific math skills. The content is correlated to the Common Core State Standards.
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I am surprised this is for a 3rd grade class. I even checked the item numbers to be sure I had not accidentally ordered a book for a higher grade. I am not a math whiz; however some of these seem like way too much to expect a 3rd grade student to work out on their own.