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Transition Math Alignments

CHAPTER 6: Problem-Solving Strategies
Lessons
6.1
Being a Good Problem Solver
6.2

Read Carefully
The Factor Game
is a fun interactive game that exercises your factoring ability. 

6.3
Draw a picture
6.4 Trial and Error
The Bricks Problem
Playing with Frogs See also the variations of  Traffic Jam and the Toads and Frogs activity for more details about teaching this activity.
6.5

Make a Table
Diagonals of Polygons
Making Change at the Boutique

6.6

Use a Spreadsheet
Summer Job Offer

6.7
Special Cases and Simpler Numbers

Projects
Summary and Vocabulary
Progress Self-Test
Chapter Review



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