What is the first thing you do when solving a problem?
What is the second step in solving a problem?
Preparing to solve the problem might include brainstorming.
If you are making a plan, what part of the problem solving process are you working on?
If you are attempting to put your plan into action, what part of the problem-solving process are you working on?
If you are figuring out what constraints exist, then you are doing this step of the Problem Solving Process.
If you are comparing your results to the original goals you set, then you are doing this step in the Problem Solving Process?
In the activity with the boats, your "problem" was trying to build a boat that held the most pennies.
In the video we watched in class, "Ryan" was trying to create a new delivery system for Amazon.
When you were trying to figure out why your boat sank, you were in this step of the problem-solving process.