This packet of information for teachers is designed to be used with the Wooden Legs Problem of the Week from the Math Forum collection for grades 3 to 5. The sample problem provides an exemplar of the type of problem teachers can use to promote students' mathematical thinking and engage their interest. The key concepts in this problem include pattern identification and multiples. The packet contains the sample problem, standards alignment to the Common Core State Standards, possible solutions, teaching suggestions, a print-ready copy of the problem, and a problem-specific scoring rubric.
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