# Problem Solving Teaching Resources

This collection of problem-solving teaching resources provides students with materials and strategies to guide them when learning to solve numeracy word problems. Learning to decipher word problems and recognise the correct operation to use in order to solve the problem correctly, is an important skill for students to learn. Use these educational games, activities, worksheets, posters, PowerPoint presentations and word problem cards to assist your students when they are learning to problem-solve. Also included are daily maths word problems which can be used as warm-up activities at the beginning of each numeracy lesson.

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### Maths Keywords for Problem Solving

Help your students decipher maths word problems with a set of printable maths keyword sign free printables.

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### Year 4 Numeracy Exit Tickets – Worksheets

24 Numeracy Exit Ticket activities for students to provide evidence of their learning progress.

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### Maths Word Problem Cards (Division and Multiplication) - Upper Primary

Twenty division and multiplication word problem cards for upper primary.

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### Year 2 Numeracy Exit Tickets – Worksheets

35 Numeracy Exit Ticket activities for students to provide evidence of their learning progress.

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### Addition and Subtraction Word Problem Task Cards (Numbers 1-50)

Use a range of addition and subtraction strategies to solve twenty word problems that contain numbers 1–50.

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### Addition and Subtraction Word Problem Task Cards (Numbers 10-50)

Use a range of addition and subtraction strategies to solve twenty word problems that contain numbers 10–50.

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### CUBES Classroom Display and Bookmark Set

Tackle word problems with this CUBES problem-solving classroom display and bookmark set.

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### Maths Word Problem Match-Up Game - 0-50 Addition and Subtraction

Twenty word problem cards for addition and subtraction using numbers 0-50.

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### Year 6 Numeracy Exit Tickets – Worksheets

23 Numeracy Exit Ticket activities for students to provide evidence of their learning progress.

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### Year 5 Numeracy Exit Tickets – Worksheets

20 Numeracy Exit Ticket activities for students to provide evidence of their learning progress.

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### Year 3 Numeracy Exit Tickets – Worksheets

21 Numeracy Exit Ticket activities for students to provide evidence of their learning progress.

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### Maths Warm Ups Interactive PowerPoint - Year 1

A PowerPoint providing a series of warm up activities for Year 1 students across the curriculum.

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### Maths Word Problem Cards - Division and Multiplication - Numbers 0-50

Twenty word problem cards for division and multiplication using numbers 0-50.

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### Maths Word Problem Cards – Addition and Subtraction – Middle Primary

Twenty addition and subtraction word problem cards for middle primary.

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### Open-ended Maths Problem Solving Cards - Middle Primary

A set of 20 open-ended problem solving cards covering a range of mathematical concepts.

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### Daily Maths Word Problems - Year 5 (Worksheets)

A set of 20 problem solving questions suited to year 5 students.

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### Maths Word Problems - Year 3 (Worksheets)

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

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### The Escape From Millbrook Manor – Whole Class Escape Game

Practise computation skills by solving puzzles with this differentiated Halloween escape room game.

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### Multiplication Word Problems Template

A template to use as a scaffold to help students create multiplication word problems.

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### Multiplication Match-Up Puzzles

A match-up activity to assist students in understanding multiplication word problems.

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### Multiplication Fold-out Box

A template to use to consolidate early multiplication skills.

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### Mini-Mystery – Who Won the Race?

A fun, logic-based activity where students read clues to solve the mystery.

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### Class Carnival – Probability STEM Challenges

A set of four carnival-themed STEM challenges where students create fun games that incorporate probability.

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### Addition Match-Up Puzzles

A set of 15 match-up cards to scaffold work with addition word problems.

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### Daily Maths Problems - Year 3

A 63 slide editable PowerPoint Template for problem solving in mathematics.

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### Open-Ended Maths Problem Solving PowerPoint - Middle Primary

A PowerPoint with 20 open-ended problem solving questions covering a range of mathematical concepts.

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### Open-Ended Maths Problem Solving PowerPoint - Upper Primary

A PowerPoint with 20 open-ended problem solving questions covering a range of mathematical concepts.

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### Open-ended Maths Problem Solving Cards - Middle Primary

A set of 20 open-ended problem solving cards covering a range of mathematical concepts.

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### Open-Ended Maths Problem Solving PowerPoint - Middle Primary

A PowerPoint with 20 open-ended problem solving questions covering a range of mathematical concepts.

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### Maths Brain Teasers - Upper Primary

A set of 10 fun brain teasers for your students.

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### Maths Word Problem Match Up Game - 0-50 Division and Multiplication

Twenty word problem cards for division and multiplication using numbers 0-50.

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### Maths Brain Teasers - Lower Grades

A set of 10 fun brain teasers for your students in lower grades.