Accompanying each lesson is a copymaster of the problem in English and in Māori.Choose a problem that involves your students in applying current learning.
The lessons provide coverage of Levels 1 to 6 of The New Zealand Curriculum.
The lessons are organised by level and curriculum strand.
Children who struggle converting a word problem into a math equation will find it reassuring (confidence builder) to revisit the same verbal clues with different numbers, so consider printing a couple regenerations of each problem.
In a classroom setting you can provide a problem to partners or a group of students to solve together and then provide a regeneration of the same problem for the children to do solo.
Supplementing and complementing what is being taught in class will be more effective than following an alternative curriculum.
Before working through the worksheets, discuss with your children any phrases or vocabulary that they may be unsure of.
[Grade 1] [Grade 2] [Grade 3] [Grade 4] [Grade 5] The Word Problems are listed by grade and, within each grade, by theme.
I always find that providing a seasonal worksheet helps keep my daughter excited about doing her work.
Practicing math with the help of these worksheets will be a valuable homework activity.
As mentioned above, you will also find many free math worksheet generators here and they will provide limitless questions along with answers. Just click the blue text links to open the document containing the worksheet.