# Surf for More Math

## Lesson 6 **- ****Solve a Simpler Problem**

To encourage your child to have fun on the Web while learning to Solve
a Simpler Problem, here are some games and interactive activities they
can do on their own or in pairs.

**Goal**

Solve problems by using a simpler problem.

**Builds Upon**

Student Book pages 22-23

**Instructions for Use**

Solve
a Simpler Problem prompts your child to look for lesser numbers,
patterns, and relationships to solve the original problem.

To use Solve a Simpler Problem, have your
child read the website.

Problem
Solving TV lets your child view a problem solving strategy.

To use Problem Solving TV, have your child watch the video. Solve the
interactive questions at the end of the video. Press the button 'Try
It' to begin.