# PROBLEM SOLVING

Problem solving in children is a critical survival skill. Problem solving skills are necessary to resolve conflicts that arise on almost every day. Problem solving skills are necessary to solve children’s own problems, which eventually will assist them to build self composure, as well as self esteem and self confidence. Problem solving skills assist children solve their own problems, big or small, with a sense of immense confidence. Whether your children are already attending their school today or whether they are still at home, teaching problem solving skills will help them develop a dynamic personality and smart mind. When your children know to how to solve problems, they can flourish very well in their classroom by scoring better grades and marks.

Material

• Cups with holes
• Playdough

Procedure

The child will have playdough balls, they will shoot one ball in one cup and the rest in the other cup. At the end, he will need to pick up all the balls of the basket and then he will have the answer of the adding.

Math Flag

Material

• Pipe cleaner
• Flashcard
• Flag with the number.

Procedure

The child will have to look at the flashcard and must pull apart the beads as it appears in the flashcard. At the end, he will be able to count the rest of the beads and that the resolve of the subtraction.

Material:

• Worksheets
• Two construction paper hands

Procedure:

The child will be able to play with the hands to add or subtract the different amounts as it appears in the worksheet. This game will have the number until the number 5.

Material

• Worksheet
• Legos (different colors)

Procedure

The child will have to recognize the number and put the Legos on the white squares. Each number needs to have a different Lego color. Then they will be able to add all the number together.

Shape Song

Material

• Speakers

Procedure

The child will sing the song and do what the wolf is telling to do.

ECO Activity

Material

• Lids
• Emplasticated paper
• pilot

Procedure

The child will be able add the lids.