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# Problem Solving Activities

## No Three In a Line

• Problem Solving Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Three

This activity has a logic and reasoning focus.

## Three In A Line

• Problem Solving Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Two

This activity has a logic and reasoning focus

## Strawberry and Chocolate Milk

• Problem Solving Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level One

This activity has a logic and reasoning focus.

## Strawberry Milk

• Problem Solving Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level One

This activity has a logic and reasoning focus.

## Strawberry Milk

• Problem Solving Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level One

This activity has a logic and reasoning focus.

## Not Enough Drawers

• Problem Solving Activities
• Statistics
• Level One

Describe three different categories to sort clothes into

Sort clothes into three chosen categories.

## Tripods

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level One

model and explain addition of sets of three or model and explain subtraction of sets of three

count forward or back in threes

devise and use problem solving strategies (act it out, draw a picture, use equipment appropriately)

## Difference Magic Squares

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Six

This is a problem from the number and algebra strand.

## Weighing Time

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Six

Solve simultaneous equations

Devise and use problem solving strategies to explore situations mathematically (be systematic, use equipment, draw a diagram, use smaller cases, use algebra).

## Ten Tiles III

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Six

Identify numbers divisible by 9

Count large but relatively straightforward sets.

Devise and use problem solving strategies to explore situations mathematically (be systematic, think).