# Maths Problem Solving Year 6

These skills are organised into categories, and you can move your mouse over any skill name to preview the skill. IXL will track your score, and the questions will automatically increase in difficulty as you improve!Here is a list of all of the maths skills students learn in year 6!

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In these blogs I explain how the task prompts provide extra scaffold to give children additional help, and how extra layers of challenge can be added.

This section of the nzmaths website has problem-solving lessons that you can use in your maths programme.

The lessons provide coverage of Levels 1 to 6 of The New Zealand Curriculum.

They headed out on to the playground with trundle wheels, metre sticks, pen and paper and worked in small groups to try and work out an estimate.

They were given the costs of turf, artificial turf and tarmac as they used their understanding of area and money.The extend feature gives a more challenging, related question for the children to solve.The mathematical structure of these tasks are similar to the initial prompt, usually with one added layer of complexity.model the solutions to the main tasks step-by-step - download below for free.The 58 tasks span all areas of the UKS2 maths curriculum.I have designed this compilation to be printed as an A4 or A5 booklet which is in the style of the actual SATs papers and is convenient for use in class or as homework.It can even be given to individual students if a parent is asking for ‘some more work’!Plenty of problem solving to do in Year 6, together with explaining why particular methods have been chosen.Recognising patterns in number and predicting sequences are both important steps towards using algebra at High School.Whatever the key stage, practice makes perfect when it comes to maths, so help your child to develop their skills using past exam papers (and use our tips to help you get the best out of using KS2 maths SATs past papers at home).The Year 2 SATs test will contain problems that test all four operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division).