**Ready-to-Use, Motivating Lessons on CD to Help You Teach Essential Problem-Solving Skills**

**By Bob Krech, Stephanie DiLorenzo and Denise Birrer**

### Product Description:

Liven up math lessons with this book and set of of ready-to-go SMART Notebook lessons that take full advantage of the SMART Board’s interactive features. Includes eight units on key problem-solving strategies, such as guess and check, draw a picture, look for a pattern, use logical reasoning, and more. Students can easily draw, move, highlight, and underline text right on the board. Step-by-step mini-lessons in the book correspond to the Notebook files. A surefire way to motivate and engage every student!

## Teaching Tip:

This book and the accompanying Notebook files will help you make the most of SMART technology within your math curriculum. The SMART Notebook files are a perfect way to teach problem-solving skills because they allow you to model concepts and skills for the whole class. You can read and analyze word problems together, deciding which information is important and which is irrelevant. You can draw and move objects, highlight, underline, and write text right on the interactive whiteboard. And, best of all, you can save everything for later use or review. Distribute copies of the completed Notebook pages to students as reminders of learned strategies!

### Grades 3–6