SUNY Old Westbury, NY

Mar 16

 

 

SPEAKER

Dennis Mulhearn

GRADES
5 - 8
DAY/DATE/TIME
Fri Mar 16
LOCATION
SUNY Old Westbury
TITLE
My Favorite Contest Problems Are for All Students
DESCRIPTION

Problem solving is central at all levels of math. Carefully choosing the setting and content can make math fun and exciting too. Challenge your students with these 20 classic contest problems and they will discover multiple solutions that enrich understanding. Teaching problem solving will be modeled as you contribute solutions. Leave with these and 50 additional problems.

 

 

 


As an excellent source for many additional problems we highly recommend the following books:

For a text to teach math problem solving techniques, we recommend the classic: