ESSENTIAL LEARNING PRODUCTS MODEL DRAWING FOR CHALLENGING WORD PROBLEMS
Take the Singapore model-drawing strategy to the next level! Go beyond an introductory look at the process by extending the basic techniques and learning how to apply them to higher-level problems. Author Lorraine Walker, an experienced math teacher, invites teachers to try each problem on their own. Then she lets them "look inside her head" as she decides how to approach the problem and sets up an appropriate model. Includes plenty of reproducible practice problems and even a "final exam." (A complete solution key, with a suggested model for solving each problem, is suggested model for solving each problem, is included.) (6-9) 160 pp.