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Avoid Hard Work! : ...and Other Encouraging Problem-Solving Tips for the Young, the Very Young, and the Young at Heart
by Maria Droujkova and James Tanton and Yelena McManaman


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The term problem-solving sounds scary. Who wants problems? Why do we want to subject ourselves and youngsters to problems? The word problem comes from the word probe, meaning inquiry. Inquiry is a much friendlier idea. Rather than attack a problem that has been given to us, let us accept an invitation to inquire into and to explore an interesting opportunity.  Read more...


 
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Overview

The term problem-solving sounds scary. Who wants problems? Why do we want to subject ourselves and youngsters to problems? The word problem comes from the word probe, meaning inquiry. Inquiry is a much friendlier idea. Rather than attack a problem that has been given to us, let us accept an invitation to inquire into and to explore an interesting opportunity. Even toddlers can excel at inquiring, exploring, and investigating the world around them

PROBLEM-SOLVING TECHNIQUES

  1. Successful Flailing
  2. Do Something
  3. Wishful Thinking
  4. The Power of Drawing
  5. Make It Small
  6. Eliminate Incorrect Choices
  7. Perseverance Is Key
  8. Second-Guess the Author
  9. Avoid Hard Work
  10. Go to the Xtremes


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  • ISBN-13: 9781945899010
  • ISBN-10: 1945899018
  • Publisher: Natural Math
  • Publish Date: December 2016
  • Page Count: 98
  • Dimensions: 10 x 7 x 0.27 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.54 pounds

Series: Natural Math

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Books > Education > Teaching Methods & Materials - Mathematics
Books > Mathematics > General

 
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