Problem Solving

During Guided Math Instruction Virtual Workshop

July 27, 2018 / 9:30am -12:30pm

Tackle Word Problems

Help your students become word problem wizards-even when two or more steps are involved! In this session, you’ll learn the steps to more efficiently process and solve word problems. Help your students easily understand the problems and select efficient problem-solving strategies!

Interactive Online Seminar

Benefits of Attending

  1. Learn the success criteria for solving word problems.
  2. Teach students the text structures of word problems.
  3. Learn the 12 types of addition and subtraction problems.
  4. Learn the 9 types of multiplication and division problems.
  5. Learn how to set students up to solve problems as a team.
  6. Have students use accountable talk to explain their reasoning.
  7. Explore 8 problem solving strategies using developmentally appropriate problems.
  8. Incorporate student interests into the problems they solve.
  9. Ensure that math instruction always includes problem solving.
  10. Develop mathematical mindsets to keep your students seeking to solve more problems.

Meet the Presenters!

Kelly Harmon is a national presenter & author who has more than 26 years of experience working with at-risk students. She presents on a wide range of topics including strategies for at-risk learners, guided reading and math Instruction, RTI, technology integration, reading, writing, and instructional strategies highly effective teachers use to increase student achievement. Ms. Harmon works as an instructional coach for schools and districts across the United States. In addition to consulting, she also works with the Bureau of Education and Research, as well as Learning Sciences International, Marzano Center.

Randi Anderson is an elementary educator, blogger, and staff developer with 10 years of experience. She taught third and fourth grade in Title one schools in the Fort Worth area. Before entering the classroom, Mrs. Anderson studied early childhood education and English as a Second Language at The University of Texas at Austin. She has a strong passion for making reading and writing authentic and engaging for all students.


"Ideas that can be implemented day 1! Entertaining training. You 2 make a great team!" - Thelma

"Powerful strategies that I can use with my students. Walking away full of ideas." -Tracy

"Fun and energetic training! Loved singing and role playing out the ideas presented." -Maria

Registration Information

July 27, 2018 / 9:30am - 12:30pm / Online


$99 per participant

Contact us for early bird and group discounts!

Early Bird Discount in offered through May 25th, 2018.

3 Hours of Professional Development Credit Will Be Awarded

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR REGISTRATION FORM AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. EVEN IF IT IS AHEAD OF YOUR PAYMENT. This will let us know to reserve you a seat for the training in the event we have a sold out event.

You can register by faxing, Calling, or Emailing your registration form in.


Credit Card

To pay by credit card, call our office at (817) 583-1290. We will send you a link to pay your registration fee online through our billing system. Credit Card payments must be received before the date of the seminar to receive the official link the the training.

Purchase Order

To pay by purchase order, submit your district PO by email or fax. Please make PO's payable to Kelly Harmon & Associates. Purchase Orders must be received before the date of the seminar to receive the official link to the training. Please contact us if you require a W9 form.


To pay by check, please make checks payable to Kelly Harmon & Associates and mail to 26440 White Eagle Drive San Antonio, TX 78260. Checks must be received before the date of the seminar to receive the official link to the training.

Call (817) 583-1290

Fax (972) 369-7327


For more Information Please contact us!

Math Problem Solving Online Seminar

Friday, July 27th, 9:30am

This is an online event.

Once a registration form and payment or PO have been received, participants will receive the link and instructions to the webinar.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Can't Make the Training?

We provide virtual seminars for schools and districts. Our trainings can be customized to meet the specific needs of your students and staff. Contact our us for more information on our trainings and rates! (817) 583-1290.

Kelly Harmon's Book

Kelly Harmon & Robert Marzano teamed up to write Practicing Skills, Strategies, & Processes. The book is part of the Essentials for Achieving Rigor Series.

Practicing Skills, Strategies, & Processes: Classroom Techniques to Help Students Develop Proficiency explores explicit techniques for mastering this crucial strategy of instructional practice. It includes:

  • Explicit steps for implementation
  • Recommendations for monitoring students’ ability to develop fluent thinking
  • Adaptations for students who struggle, have special needs, or excel in learning
  • Examples and non-examples from classroom practice
  • Common mistakes and ways to avoid them

For more information click here!