
MusicMixMath
This activity allows students to work cooperatively with their classmates to solve math word problems. Students mix around the room as music is played. When the music stops, students solve problems with a partner.
http://www.lauracandler.com/filecabinet/math/PDF/MusicMixMath.pdf

Differentiating with Daily Math Puzzlers
Linda Schuman, a multiage teacher, developed the following method for differentiating word problem instruction with the Daily Math Puzzler series. She teaches a grade 3/4 class, but has students who range from emergent readers to those working on a middle school math level! Read below to find out how she’s able to meet the wide variety of needs in her classroom:
http://www.lauracandler.com/filecabinet/math/PDF/Differentiating.pdf

Problem Solving Assessment Freebie
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Level A Sample
Try to solve each problem on your own. Show your work using numbers, pictures, words, or symbols. We will discuss the problems together and correct them in class.
http://www.lauracandler.com/books/powerpacks/DMPA/A1.pdf

Level B Sample
Try to solve each problem on your own. Show your work using numbers, pictures, words, or symbols. We will discuss the problems together and correct them in class.
http://www.lauracandler.com/books/powerpacks/DMPB/B1revised.pdf

Level C Sample
Try to solve each problem on your own. Show your work using numbers, pictures, words, or symbols. We will discuss the problems together and correct them in class.
http://www.lauracandler.com/books/powerpacks/DMPC/Pages/C5.pdf

Level D Sample
Try to solve each problem on your own. Show your work using numbers, pictures, words, or symbols. We will discuss the problems together and correct them in class.
http://www.lauracandler.com/books/powerpacks/DMPD/D1.pdf