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Problem Solving Strategy Posters

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 11 pages | Grades: 2 - 3

A set of 10 posters outlining problem solving strategies.

This set of posters include the following problem solving strategies:

  • Guess and check
  • Make a table or chart
  • Draw a picture or diagram
  • Act out the problem
  • Find a pattern or use a rule
  • Check for relevant or irrelevant information
  • Find smaller parts of a larger problem
  • Make an organized list
  • Solve a simpler problem
  • Work Backwards

Each poster includes a brief explanation of the strategy and an example. Simply print out each poster and hang on the classroom wall for students to reference throughout the school year.

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