Solving Word Problems

If your child is still learning to identify relevant information in word problems and then convert it to a math problem to solve, help him study this list of strategies, with examples. If your child’s own homework is not enough to practice on, or you’d like access to problems in Spanish, they have a reasonably priced membership.
Another set of strategies can be found in Becoming a Problem Solving Genius by math teacher of gifted and talented students, Edward Zaccaro.

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