Grades 4 – 6
Are you looking for math tasks that
Challenge bright students without just giving them the “next thing in the book”?
Support the topics and standards that you teach every day?
Nurture deep thinking, not just speed and accuracy?
Respect and build upon your students’ ideas?
Enhance your students’ confidence, self-reliance, curiosity, and persistence?
Then Intrepid Math is for you and your students! Each Intrepid Math set contains eight challenging and engaging math problems for advanced and adventurous learners. Every problem provides extensive teacher support complete with alignment to standards, materials needed, tips and teaching techniques, and multiple solution strategies.
With traditional math problems, students learn to solve. With Intrepid Math problems, students solve to learn. Rather than simply applying learned skills to answer story problems, students solve problems in order to learn new concepts. Click on the links below to learn more and to download free copies of the Intrepid Math problems.