# Surf for More Math

## Lesson 6 **- Communicate about Problem Solving**

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

**Goal**

Explain how to solve problems using decimal multiplication.

**Builds Upon**

Student Book pages 278-279

### Instructions for Use

Problem
Solving with Fractions and Decimals lets your child look at several
strategies for problem solving.

To use Problem Solving with Fractions and Decimals, have your child
read the web site.

Multiplying
Decimals lets your child practice decimal multiplication.

To use Multiplying Decimals, multiply the numbers and type the answer
in the text box. Try it first without the calculator, using pencil and
paper. Click the "Check your Answer' button to see if the answer is
correct. Click the "New Problem" button to try a new question.