## Explaining Our Choices - Section 2: Activity and Presentation

Explaining Our Choices

# Breaking Apart Problems

Unit 11: More Problem Solving Practice
Lesson 5 of 5

## Big Idea: Problem solving is not a race- it takes time to solve multi-step problems.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, Operations , problem solving, Word Problem
55 minutes

### Sarah Maffei

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