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This week in Maths, we will start our Unit on Problem-Solving using Addition and Subtraction.  


Task 1 (45 mins)

Can you use the bar-model to help you add and subtract?  Here are some documents to help you.

Task 2 (1-2 days)

Can you solve these word problems using the bar model / your own method? I have done one for you to show you how I would solve the problem.  I also like to use the RUCSAC method: 

R Read

U Understand

C Choose

S Solve

A Answer

C Check


Challenge: Can you check with inverse?

Word Problems + and -



Mrs K's Problem Solving

Mrs K's Problem Solving  1
Mrs K's Problem Solving  2