Four-Square for Story Problems
There is a simple way to help your fourth grader better understand what to do when faced with a story problem. It is called “Four-Square for Story Problems” and it involves students identifying key words that signal specific operations – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. It begins as a quick, fun activity, but turns into a finished product that will be a study tool for years to come!
What You Need:
- Small poster board or construction paper