Tips and Strategies
Make Sense of Problems and Persevere in Solving Them
Some facilitating questions:
▶ What is going on in this problem?
▶ What can you try?
▶ What does this remind you of?
▶ Why isn’t this working?
▶ What are you missing?
▶ Do you need more ideas?
▶ Do you need help?
Click here for more information on figuring out where students are stuck and encouraging them to explain what is hard or confusing to them.