1st-2nd Grade Problem Solvers

Problem Solvers is the Buncombe County AIG Program's nurturing program for students in 1st and 2nd grades. Participation in Problem Solvers is not entrance into the AIG program.  AIG program placement formally begins in 3rd grade.
In the Problem Solvers program students will:
  • Make appropriate use of activities which extend manipulation, experimentation, and application
  • Develop reasoning skills through logic and problem solving activities
  • Begin to develop a sensitivity to language and an awareness of the functions of words and figurative expressions as they contribute to the appreciation of good literature
  • Develop skills of independent, critical, and creative thinking skills