Word Problem Story Mat: At the Playground

Math Concept:

Word Problems

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Math Workshop Rotation:

Math with Problem Solving, Whole Group


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Instructional Strategy

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Applying real math situations in a concrete, pictorial, and abstract (CPA) way. Using story mats with early childhood, PreK or K will help prepare them to be successful when they encounter story problems later on. The My Word Problem Story Mat: At the Playground provides situations for students to apply math skills to real life, a place to act out story problems for hands-on learning, and a list of sample story problems to use with students At the Playground.