## Results for "problem solving" (391)

### Problem Solving

A selection of resources containing a wide range of open-ended tasks, practical tasks, investigations and real life problems, to support investigative work and problem solving in primary mathematics.

### Problem Solving 1

This resource from Teachers TV features Rebecca Miller, class teacher of Year Five at Burnt Tree Primary School in Sandwell, as she collaborates with Pali Nahal, from the Teacher of the Future project, to develop resources and plan lessons which focus on problem solving, a topic that can be a difficult concept for...

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2000 - 2009

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### Problem Solving 2

In this Teachers TV video, Chris Randall explains Teacher of the Future, an intervention programme designed to improve standards in mathematics.

The intervention programme provides ten weeks of intensive support to enable teachers to develop their understanding and knowledge of mathematics and to target...

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2000 - 2009

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### Problem Solving - Football Problems

This Teachers TV lesson starter video presents a problem based on a football team. It is time for the seven-a-side football team to have their photograph taken. Unfortunately, the photographer only knows the goalkeeper's name, so he uses number clues to position the players so he can take the best team photograph...

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2000 - 2009

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### The problem with problem solving

I believe Albert Einstein was once asked “If you have one hour to save the world, how would you spend that hour?”He replied, “I would spend 55 minutes defining the problem and then five minutes solving it.”When asking 20 mathematics teachers to define problem solving you are likely to get 21 different definitions. In its recent report Problem...

This sample of Badger Maths Problem Solving, includes skills and strategies for practical problem solving in Years One to Six. The series supports the NNS objectives, teaching both skills and strategies for problem solving. It also provides plenty of vital practice. Each resource contains an example of a four-step...

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2000 - 2009

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### Maths Problem Solving Videos

www.weneedmaths.com - A website to share problem-solving videos that relate Mathematics topics to real world problems. Great as classroom starters, plenaries, revision or homework, these videos have proven to engage students of all abilities and ages, and provide a purpose...

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16 November 2016

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### I Can Solve Problems

This resource begins with a detailed section about the importance of problem solving in mathematics, considers different aspects of problem solving, the roles of learning and teaching in the problem solving process, how to develop a guide for progression and a problem solving programme.

Subsequent sections...

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2010 to date

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### Nrich Problem Solving

Nrich articles on PS

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18 November 2015

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### Problem Solving: Year One

This series of interactive excel sheet is aimed at Year One students and explores problem solving. New questions can be generated each time by the click of a button. To check the answers click on the smiley face.

In the first sheet two or three dice are rolled. Students have to alter the scores in order to...

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2000 - 2009

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