Word problem problems?

Have students who cringe at the sound of “If one train is traveling…”? A graphic organizer can help those students who have difficulty working through math problems or explaining how they got their answer. Teacher Deborah at Multi-Grade Matters gives the following example of a problem solving graphic organizer she uses in her classroom. This […]

Differentiating graphic organizers

Looking for a simple way to differentiate when teaching persuasive essays? Create different graphic organizers to meet the needs of different learners. Mrs. Montalbano did this with her third graders to make essay writing as complex as possible for each student. She shares this simple but oh-so- smart adaptation at her blog, Charmed in Third […]