## Interactive Whiteboard Activities

# Problem Solving: 5 StudyJams! Interactive Math Activities

Students will learn how to create equations from word problems, estimate whole numbers, determine the missing operation in an equation, and more in these five fun activities

- Grades: 3–5, 6–8

### Identifying Missing or Extra Information

To become a word problem expert, first you have to solve a mystery: Is there information missing or is there extra information hiding in the problem? We will help you find out!

### Creating Equations From Word Problems

Do word problems worry you? Not anymore. Once you can create and solve equations, word problems are a breeze.

### Estimating Whole Numbers

Need to make a complicated math problem easier? Sometimes estimating, which is like making your best guess, is a good way to start.

### Determining the Missing Operation in an Equation

If your equation is missing its operation sign, you are in luck! There are only four choices: addition, subtraction, multiplication or division.

### Order of Operations

PLEASE follow the order of operations, and you will be master of all equations!

- Subjects:Estimation, Logic and Problem Solving, Teaching with Technology