## Reflection: Shared Expectations Navigating Road Blocks in Problem Solving - Section 1: Warm-Up

My students are often quick to ask me questions about a problem that doesn't intially make sense. Although I want to jump in and help them, I also want them to have the skills necessary to navigate the problem and find a solution. I ask them what steps they've taken, how they think they might try to solve and prompt them to keep trying.

Helping Students Solve Problems
Shared Expectations: Helping Students Solve Problems

# Navigating Road Blocks in Problem Solving

Unit 5: Multiply or Divide with Word Problems
Lesson 5 of 6

## Big Idea: Students can solve real world problems using their understanding of multiplication and division and recognizing their relationship.

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### Sarah Maffei

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