# 2-Step Problems

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Curipod generated lesson: "2-Step Problems". #1-4

1. Word cloud
120 seconds
What is the best way to solve a 2-step problem?
2. Slide
60 seconds
First, read the problem and figure out what is being asked. Next, figure out what operations you need to use to solve the problem. Finally, solve the problem and make sure your answer makes sense.
Solving 2-Step Problems
3. Slide
60 seconds
2-Step problems are used to help 3rd grade students learn to break a problem down into simpler steps. Two-step problems are also used to help students understand the order of operations. Using two-step problems has been found to improve problem solving skills in 3rd grade students.
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4. Open question
300 seconds
5. Open question
300 seconds
What would it mean if you saw a letter in the equation when solving a two-step problem?
6. Open question
300 seconds
How did you feel when solving two-step problems?
7. Drawings
180 seconds
Brain break: Draw a dinosaur doing the floss dance
8. Poll
20 seconds
Emily has 6 toy cars. She gave 2 to her friend, then received 3 more as a gift. How many toy cars does she have now?
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• 7
• 11
• 5
9. Poll
300 seconds
A pack of crayons has 24 crayons in it. If 8 crayons are green and 6 crayons are blue, how many crayons are left that are not green or blue?
• 10
• 12
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• 8
10. Poll
300 seconds
A pizza is divided into 8 equal slices. If 3 slices are eaten, how many slices are left? If each remaining slice is cut in half, how many pieces of pizza are there now?
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• 12
• 10
• 5
11. Poll
300 seconds
I have a jar with 25 marbles. I take out 10 marbles. I split the remaining marbles into 3 groups. How many are in each group?
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• 3
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12. Open question
360 seconds
Work together in pairs: What is the difference between a two-step problem and a one-step problem?