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Word Problems

  • Topics

    RtI Math > Arithmetic Foundations > Learn What Works
  • Grade Level

    Middle School (6-8), Intermediate (4-6), Primary (K-3)

  • Author

    Doing What Works

In this interview, Dr. Beckmann emphasizes the importance of teaching students to recognize the underlying structure of word problems. She provides examples of problem structures and discusses why the keyword approach to problems can be misleading.