Math 396 Course Page

Elementary Problem Solving 

Ron's Home Page

Ron Wiebe, Fall 2014


Course Materials

Text: “Crossing the River with Dogs: Problem Solving for College Students, 2nd Edition ”, by Ken Johnson,Ted Herr, and Judy Kysh; ISBN: 978-0-470-46473-1

Coursepack: The coursepack is available for purchase at the bookstore.

Course Resources

Ron's Syllabus
Assignments & Due Dates
Text HW Cover Sheet

Official State Scoring Guide

Plain Language Student Scoring Guide
Plain Language Scoring Guide Spanish
Intro to Scoring Guide
Student Problem Solving Tips
Scoring Sheets
K-8 Feedback Form


Course Assignments and Due Dates

* course schedule and assignments subject to change - check back often and refresh browser


Due Date & Time

Day 1 Assignment

Before class Wed 10/1

Write a draft letter to your buddy

Before Class Thurs 10/2
Remember Wednesday 10/8 is our Scoring Workshop - Do Not Miss!

Finals Week Office Hours: TBD

Final Exam Time: Monday 12/8, 10:00-11:50am