Problem Solving KS2 Maths. Have fun solving these Maths problems. Great activities to use Maths problem solving skills in real life scenarios. Links to a selection of printable and interactive Maths resources, great for ks2, ages 8-11 years.
Digits That Total 25 Video
Can you find a three-digit number that totals twenty five when individual digits are added together? There is more than one correct answer.
Magic Number Cauldron Interactive
Using a Macbeth style backdrop ingredients are added to the witches cauldron to make a number spell The activity needs supporting via teacher questioning but the basic objective is to work out the function of each ingredient. With lesson outline.
Math Word Problems Interactive
Hundreds of self-checking math word problems for students in grades 1 to 6. There are currently 675 word problems available. American site, very useful for independent practise.
A range of number challenges to test your brain. There are four levels of difficulty to pit your wits against. How quickly can you complete the challenge?
Problem Solving Using Quarters Video
A number and a quarter of that number add up to fifteen. What is the number? To work out the answer the presenter uses a tile split into four equal parts. Using simple addition, division, multiplication and a degree of logic, he shows how it is possible to work out the answer.
Solve Problems Printable
Children use their knowledge to solve mathematical problems and puzzles – great fun!