Lesson 4 - Solve Problems
by Drawing Diagrams
To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Solve
Problems by Drawing Diagrams, here are some games and interactive activities
they can do on their own or in pairs.
Use diagrams to solve problems.
Student Book pages 131-132
Instructions for Use
Canada Trail prompts students to carry out a plan to travel all or
part of this trail.
To use Trans Canada Trail, select
a province or territory, then an activity, the nearest city and a specific
trail. The site will give you the distance of the trail. Find how long
the trails are in each province, or across the country. Use a diagram
to solve this problem.
Trail lets students carry out a plan to travel all or part of this
network of trails.
To use Bruce
Trail, click on one of the trails, and find out the distance or the trail
and how long the average person takes to trek it. Use a diagram to solve
Zealand Driving Map allows students to use diagrams to solve problems.
To use the New Zealand Driving
Map, click on a town or city label, and drag the cursor to another town
or city until its name is highlighted. Release the mouse and the driving
distance between the two locations will display.