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Real-World Math Problem Solving


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.

ISBN: 9781420683875
UPC: 088231983873

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Writing teacher resource books
Writing teacher and student edition education materials
Teaching writing to children and adults

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Tracie’s “ESL books have been critical tools for the school’s switch to more English. Great references for our English-speaking but non-native teachers.” — Annika Lohn, associated with Papua Hope School as School Liason

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