

I Noticed, I Wondered, Now What?
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Max Ray, Suzanne Alejandre, The Math Forum @ Drexel
 Introduction
 Problem solving with the Problems of the Week in our classrooms.

 Problem: Lillian's Lines
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 Developing Strategies
 What problemsolving strategies do students already have? How do they get better at specific strategies? How do they get better at choosing strategies?

 Group Work

 Group Presentations
 Tell the story of your problem solving: What did you try? How did you check that you were on the right track? What didn't work? What did work? What do you want to do differently next time?

 Logging In and Exploring the Math Forum
 What resources are available? How can these resources be applied to what we already do or what we want to do?

 Strategy Resources
 Problem Solving and Communication Activity Series
Understand the Problem
Guess and Check
Solve a Simpler Problem
Make a Table

 Contact Information
 Max and Suzanne
