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Daily Maths Word Problems – Year 3 (Worksheets)

PDF | 6 pages|Grade: 3

A set of 20 problem solving questions suited to year 3 students.

This set of problem solving questions has been designed to support teachers when teaching students about problem solving in mathematics.

It provides students with the opportunity to work through 20 maths word problems, identifying the important information and how they can work it out using a variety of methods.

An answer sheet has been included.

Use this resource in conjunction with the Daily Maths Problems PowerPoint:

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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Is it possible to get worksheets without year level?

Katherine · Jun 17th, 2021


Hi, Katherine! Please feel free to pop over to the Change Suggestion tab and lodge your great idea there, so that you’ll be notified of changes. Have a great one!

Bronwyn · Jun 21st, 2021

Belinda Baxter

I noticed that this resource refers to lbs – is it possible to change this to grams or kilograms?

Belinda Baxter · Feb 6th, 2020

Tom (Teach Starter)

Hi Belinda,

Thank you for letting us know. This resource has now been updated and is ready for you to download.

Tom (Teach Starter) · Feb 7th, 2020

Tina Lea

Can there be a year 4 version of this as well?

Tina Lea · Jul 30th, 2019


Hi Tina,
The year 4 version of this resource is here:
If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Kristian · Jul 31st, 2019

Resource Updates

  • Changed Question 6 answer to $6.50

    Fix by Kristian Dec 6th, 2019

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