Build problem-solving skills with this unique series that uses fiction and nonfiction text to present mathematical problems and situations. Students are required to read the passages then use critical thinking to complete each task. Each unit includes a sidebar with tips, tools, and strategies students can use in the problem-solving process. Extension activities are also provided to give them the opportunity to reflect on the passages and discuss their answers. Correlated to ELA & Math Correlated to the Common Core State Standards.
Reviewed By: Mrs. E. (Murrieta, CA)
This product offers my students the opportunity to think through their math. The stories encourage them to take what they have learned and apply this knowledge to real life situations. My students love the challenge, and I love how engaged they are working out the math. Thank you!