teaching resource

# Soccer-Themed Maths Problem Solving Worksheets

• Updated:  16 Feb 2023

Practise multiplication, division and problem solving skills with a high-interest soccer-themed scenario activity.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  1 Page

• Years:  5 - 6

teaching resource

# Soccer-Themed Maths Problem Solving Worksheets

• Updated:  16 Feb 2023

Practise multiplication, division and problem solving skills with a high-interest soccer-themed scenario activity.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  1 Page

• Years:  5 - 6

Practise multiplication, division and problem solving skills with a high-interest soccer-themed scenario activity.

## Soccer Stories – Maths Scenarios for Upper Years

Grab a soccer-themed scenario-based activity to help students practise their multiplication, division and problem-solving skills. These aren’t the same old flashcards—we’ve added interesting context to each problem to make it more engaging while still retaining educational rigor.

## Using Soccer Scenarios to Build Problem Solving Skills

Students read each scenario carefully, then decide on a plan to solve. What operations will they use? Will a model help? After solving, they write their answer in complete sentences to show off their mastery!

The soccer balls next to each scenario indicate the difficulty level and the number of points the question is worth—work in any order, get each problem checked by an adult, and score as many points as possible!

## Scaffolding + Extension Tips

Support struggling students by showing them how to use manipulatives or draw pictures to help with problem-solving. Alternatively, provide students with our Problem Solving Mat to help them organize their ideas.

Challenge fast finishers who already understand the concept to write additional word problems to add to the set.

Are you looking for alternate difficulty levels of this resource? This resource can be easily modified for more accessible or challenging math by editing the Google Slides file!