by Cynthia Warger | Aug 18, 2019 | Solve It!

My Student with Autism Spectrum Disorder is Good at Math. Why Does He Have Difficulty Solving Math Word Problems? Reading problems can make solving math word problems difficult for students with autism spectrum disorder. High-functioning students with autism spectrum...
by Cynthia Warger | Jul 25, 2019 | Solve It!

Tips on Writing Math Word Problems That Interest Students Student motivation can be a challenge when teaching them how to solve math word problems. A major culprit can be the word problem itself. In general, students often find word problems to be uninteresting and...
by Cynthia Warger | Jul 24, 2019 | Solve It!

Difficulty Reading Can Lead to Difficulty Solving Math Word Problems How would your students answer this math word problem*? An hour after Big Country Grocery opened, Gloria arrived in the parking lot. It was 8:00 a.m. and Gloria needed to buy a bag of dog food for...
by Cynthia Warger | Jul 23, 2019 | Exceptional Innovations, Job-Related Social Skills

Greeting customers is an essential job-related social skill. Students should learn appropriate ways to greet customers and practice this job-related social skill in a variety of settings and situations, preferably those in which the student might work or volunteer....
by Cynthia Warger | Feb 7, 2019 | Exceptional Innovations, Solve It!

While students’ scores on classroom tests and high-stake assessments showed improvement in recent years, many students continue to have difficulty when solving math word problems. Students with disabilities have even lower scores than their peers, a gap that increases...