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CUBES Maths Strategy

PDF | 2 pages|Grades: 1 - 5

CUBES Maths Strategy poster to display in your classroom.

CUBES Maths Strategy:

  • Circle important numbers.
  • Underline the question.
  • Box any maths action words.
  • Evaluate the steps to take. Evaluate and draw. (2 versions have been provided)
  • Solve and check. (Does it make sense?)

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Read more about using this resource in our blog The Bar Model Method – Teaching Mathematical Problem Solving.

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Clare McKinnon


Is it possible to have an edition where the E is Evaluate and draw to assist with the bar model?

Clare McKinnon · Oct 30th, 2017

maddy coker-thiesfield

this helped class do better

maddy coker-thiesfield · Aug 7th, 2014

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