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# Problem Solving Activities

## Darts Game

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

Apply the number operations to single digit numbers.

Use a problem solving strategy to identify all the possible outcomes.

## Super Darts

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Two

Apply number operations in combination to single digit numbers.

Work systematically to find the possible outcomes.

## Calculator count to 1000

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Two

Use calculators to explore multiples of numbers to a 1000

Identify number patterns in multiples.

Devise and use problem solving strategies

## My Dogs

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

Use the properties of multiplication (factors) to solve problems

Devise and use problem solving strategies (be systematic, guess and improve)

## The Fathers' Day Card

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

Subtract using decimals

Find ½ of a decimal number

Devise and use problem solving strategies (act it out, draw a picture, guess and improve, make a table)

## At The Movies

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

Work systematically to find all the possible combinations

## The 500 Problem

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

Explain face, place and total value of numbers

Solve 3-digit subtraction problems

Devise and use problem solving strategies (guess and check, think logically)

## Pocket money

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

Add a series of two digit numbers

Double numbers

Systematically keep track of their calculations to compare numbers.

## Legs in the Barn

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

Find fractions of whole numbers

Devise and use problem-solving strategies (draw a picture, guess and check)

## Little Magic Squares

• Problem Solving Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Two