A set of 20 problem-solving questions suited to year 6 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:
Victorian Curriculum alignment
Select and apply efficient mental and written strategies and appropriate digital technologies to solve problems involving all four operations with whole numbers and make estimates for these computations
Australian Curriculum alignment
Select and apply efficient mental and written strategies and appropriate digital technologies to solve problems involving all four operations with whole numbers
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Question 8 needed adjustments on the quantities to make the problem work. This has been updated
Fix by Royce (Teach Starter) Feb 11th, 2019
Fixed the answer on Question 20.
Fix by Kristian Oct 31st, 2018
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