Group Problem Solving

Activity

Students are given a problem to solve. This problem can range from a philosophical or ethical challenge, an engineering problem, to complex mathematics. Students research and come up with a solution. Depending on the problem, it could be tested and reported on.

Appropriate Content Areas

All types of content areas and subjects.

Goals & Objectives

Identify how the activity aligns with student learning objectives (SLOs).

Students develop group problem-solving skills. Demonstrate team-building skills. They can also gain the ability to test and evaluate solutions.