Teaching Tips

No more treasure hunts

Ever feel like you’re on a treasure hunt when you are checking students’ solutions to word problems? Try the GUPPiES3 mnemonic* to help students develop a clean and adaptable problem-solving strategy. The movie of the GUPPiES3 method is posted on the Exploring Physics YouTube channel, and is one of a large number of tutorial movies included in the Exploring Physics Curriculum app. All movies posted on our YouTube channel are free for your use and are appropriate for a variety of grade levels, from middle to high school.

Exploring Physics YouTube channel