Problem Solving Worksheets

Welcome to Problem Solving Worksheet Section. We have chosen the worksheets which we think are great and work within the new national curriculum. Choose worksheets by your child's school year.
Year R (Age 4-5)
Thinking Skills From > Kids Learning Station
A series of worksheets to introduce children to thinking strategies to solve problems
Visual Thinking From > Family Education
Let your child begin to add and subtract using different objects.
Where do they fit? From > Family Education
Children estimate where different-sized objects will fit in a bookcase.
Which Doesn't Belong? From > Family Education
Children decide which number sentences don't belong.
Year 1 (Age 5-6)
Adding Doubles Plus One From > Family Education
Children add one to doubles.
Arthur -Maths Resources From > PBS
Great maths activities to complete with your child.
Maths Word Problems From > Kidzone
Scroll down to find desired year group. These worksheets provide opportunity to solve maths questions which are presented in a sentence form rather than written down in neat equation.
Problem Solving Worksheets From > Maths Blog
15 pages on making number stories and investigating.
Starship Maths - Aging Monkeys From > BBC
Work out how old the monkeys are.
Visual Thinking From > Family Education
Let your child begin to add and subtract using different objects.
Where do they fit? From > Family Education
Children estimate where different-sized objects will fit in a bookcase.
Which Doesn't Belong? From > Family Education
Children decide which number sentences don't belong.
Year 2 (Age 6-7)
Adding Doubles Plus One From > Family Education
Children add one to doubles.
Arthur -Maths Resources From > PBS
Great maths activities to complete with your child.
Maths Word Problems From > Kidzone
Scroll down to find desired year group. These worksheets provide opportunity to solve maths questions which are presented in a sentence form rather than written down in neat equation.
Problem Solving Worksheets From > Maths Blog
10 pages on number stories and solving puzzles.
Starship Maths - Aging Monkeys From > BBC
Work out how old the monkeys are.
Year 3 (Age 7-8)
Maths Word Problems From > Kidzone
Scroll down to find desired year group. These worksheets provide opportunity to solve maths questions which are presented in a sentence form rather than written down in neat equation.
Problem Solving Worksheets From > Maths Blog
9 worksheets on add, subtract and multiply number stories and investigations.
Word Problem Worksheets From > Super Teacher Worksheets
A series of maths worksheets that with problems to solve
Year 4 (Age 8-9)
Maths Word Problems From > Kidzone
Scroll down to find desired year group. These worksheets provide opportunity to solve maths questions which are presented in a sentence form rather than written down in neat equation.
Problem Solving Worksheets From > Maths Blog
7 worksheets on choosing appropriate methods and using a calculator.
Word Problem Worksheets From > Super Teacher Worksheets
A series of maths worksheets that with problems to solve
Year 5 (Age 9-10)
KS2 Bitesize: Problem Solving From > BBC
Work out those problems
Maths Word Problems From > Kidzone
Scroll down to find desired year group. These worksheets provide opportunity to solve maths questions which are presented in a sentence form rather than written down in neat equation.
Using and Applying Maths From > Maths Blog
6 worksheets on choosing the correct methods.
Word Problem Worksheets From > Super Teacher Worksheets
A series of maths worksheets that with problems to solve