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~~I’m still working on that ~~ [It’s done! :D] Here are the 20 best *Best of Blog* page.** Let’s Play Math!** blog articles about solving word problems (also known as

*story problems*)…

## Solving Word Problems

- Algebra: A Problem in Translation
- How to Solve Math Problems II
- Word Problems in Russia and America
- Reading to Learn Math
- Writing to Learn Math
- Writing to Learn Math II
- Elementary Problem Solving: The Tools
- The Case of the Mysterious Story Problem
- Story Problem Challenge Revisited
- How Can We Teach Problem Solving?
- Mathematics and Imagination

More recent posts tagged ‘Word problems’

## Bar Diagrams Help Students Think

- Narnia Math: Elementary Problem Solving 4th Grade
- Elementary Problem Solving: Review
- Christmas in July Math Problem
- Solving Complex Story Problems II
- Ben Franklin Math: Elementary Problem Solving 3rd Grade
- Penguin Math: Elementary Problem Solving 2nd Grade
- Elementary Problem Solving: The Tools
- Solving Complex Story Problems
- Number Bonds = Better Understanding

More recent posts tagged ‘Bar diagrams’

## Other Post in the *Best of Blog* Series

### Update: My New Book

You can help prevent math anxiety by giving your children the mental tools they need to conquer the toughest story problems.

Check out *Word Problems from Literature: An Introduction to Bar Model Diagrams*—now available at all your favorite online bookstores!

And there’s a paperback *Student Workbook,* too.