Maths problem solving booklets covering a wide range of mathematical problems designed to improve problem solving strategies as well as numeracy and mathematical ability. Designed to be printed as A5 booklets. Disclaimer: These are free because the problems are from a wide variety of sources, most of which I have forgotten.
Read Lynne's article which discusses the place of problem solving in the new curriculum and sets the scene. In the second article, Jennie offers you practical ways to investigate aspects of your classroom culture and in the third article, she suggests three ways in which we can support children in becoming competent problem solvers.
KS2 Maths Problem-Solving. Our exciting KS2 teaching resources will help introduce students to problem-solving and reasoning topics. Take a look at our fun and engaging maths word problems, investigations and games which can be used with the accompanying KS2 worksheets and activities to test their problem-solving knowledge later in the year!Year 3 and 4 problem solving-TES Resource Excellent problem solving pack with problems for Years 3 and 4. There are a number of correspondence problems in this pack.KS2 Reasoning and Problem Solving Questions. Information This booklet contains over 40 reasoning and problem solving questions suitable for KS2 and KS3 classes. These are the questions that we have been putting out each day in. The White Rose Maths Hub Team. KS2.
To encourage you to give these KS2 maths investigations a go, we’ll first look at the benefits and principles of introducing them for your reasoning and problem solving at Year 5 and Year 6, we’ll then give you some ideas for how you can create these problem solving activities for the rest of KS2 yourself.
Maths problem solving KS2 is crucial to succeeding in national assessments. If your Key Stage 2 pupils are still struggling with reasoning and problem solving in Maths, here are some problem solving strategies to try with your classes; all aligned to Ofsted’s suggested primary school teaching strategies.
Problem solving; Problem solving Years 3 and 4; Problem solving Years 5 and 6; Cross curricular maths; Numeracy. BBC Bitesize Maths. BBC Bitesize Addition; BBC Mission 2010 Maths; Dick and Dom Maths; Gordon’s Maths: Gary Hall; ITP- Interactive teaching programmes; KS2 English. Writing KS2. Narrative Writing Year 3; Narrative writing Year 4.
Solving Problems (Year 5) Solving problems based on real life situations by using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division is a part of KS2 Maths. In Year Five children will be given problems involving larger numbers and various measures of distance, weight, capacity and time.
This booklet contains over 50 problem-solving questions suitable for KS3 and GCSE classes. The answers are also provided with each question. There are problems that are suitable for foundation and higher and ones that are suitable for higher tier only.
These activities are all based around developing problem-solving skills at KS1 and KS2.
Primary Resources - free worksheets, lesson plans and teaching ideas for primary and elementary teachers.
Problem Solving Games These resources provide fun, free problem solving teaching ideas and activities for primary aged children. They will help children to reason mathematically, a vital skill if they are to learn to solve problems.
Maths investigations A collection of over 20 maths problems, puzzles, games and investigations that are designed for KS2, but which could easily be used to extend the learning and problem solving skills of younger KS3 students. More maths investigations.
Problem Solving in Primary Maths - the Session. Category: Mathematics In this programme shows a group of four upper Key Stage Two children working on a challenging problem; looking at the interior and exterior angles of polygons and how they relate to the number of sides.
Problem Solving Activities KS2 Puzzleboxx is a collection of puzzles and problem solving activities suitable for upper KS2 children. Well suited for maths groupwork, they are arranged into visual, word based, practical, logical and lateral problems so there's something here to suit everyone.