# Problem Solving In Kindergarten

Putting together a puzzle teaches preschoolers how to use trial and error, as well as fine motor skills and visual cues, to create the final picture.

Children will realize that they need to think before they begin in order to create a sturdy structure.

Gallini has several engineering games on her preschool's website that can be helpful for nannies or babysitters of preschoolers.

Note to third grade teachers: For students who are below third grade level, or who have never been exposed to ICPS in earlier grades, the kindergarten primary manual is appropriate.

For students at or above third grade level, or who have been exposed to ICPS in earlier grades, the intermediate primary grades manual is appropriate.• ICPS Dialoguing – a unique problem-solving approach that gives teachers and other caregivers an approach to handling problems in real life, an approach that helps children associate how they think with what they do and how they behave.

Preschoolers can learn how to create a basic paper airplane with practice.

You can challenge them to take it a step further, however, by asking them to create an airplane that can fly the farthest.

They'll need to use their problem-solving skills to figure out how each change slightly affects the way the plane flies.

This classic game is fun for preschoolers to play with each other or an adult.

• ICPS Curriculum Integration Strategies – providing children the opportunity to practice ICPS problem-solving concepts as they work on math, reading, science, social studies and other academic subjects.

You want to build your child's problem-solving skills, but you aren't sure how.

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