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Problem Solving and Reasoning Year 5

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Integrate problem solving and reasoning into teaching, as required by the new National Curriculum

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Problem Solving and Reasoning Year 5

  • KS2 (Ages 7-11)
  • ISBN: 9781783391776
  • Publication Date: May 2014
  • Media: Book

Rising Stars Problem Solving and Reasoning offers:

  • Everything a teacher needs to integrate problem solving and reasoning into day-to-day teaching, as required by the new National Curriculum
  • Key problem-solving and reasoning techniques to encourage pupils to reason in every lesson
  • Focused activities that can be adapted to the needs of pupils to further develop their reasoning skills
  • Clear explanations for the teacher on the theory behind problem solving and how to introduce ideas and techniques to children.

Key Strategies
1.  Always, Sometimes, Never
2.  Another, Another, Another
3.  Convince Me
4.  Hard and Easy
5.  If this is the answer, what's the question?
6.  Maths Stories 
7.  Odd One Out
8.  Peculiar, Obvious, General (POGs)
9.  Silly Answers
10. What do you notice?
11. What else do we know?
12. What's the same? What's different?
13. Zooming In
14. Other Questions
Activities and Investigations
Problems 1 - 18

"I would definitely recommend this book to help develop questioning, discussion and reasoning skills in Mathematics." ...

Amy Aviss, St. Martha's Catholic Primary

"A wide range of ready-made ideas and resources, backed up by sound mathematical pedagogy, that gives teachers a better understanding of conceptual development" ...

Janet Parnell, Copdock Primary School

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Fiction or Non-Fiction Non-Fiction
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