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One of the strategies that the Math Forum introduces to students who are problem solving is something that we call Noticing and Wondering.

We ask students to make a list of all of the mathematical information and relationships they notice about the problem, and everything they wonder about the problem. Their noticings may include:

Your wonderings may include:

Let's try it with this picture of three glasses and also a picture of four graphs.

     

 

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