KS3 Problems
Assessing Problem Solving:
Using and Applying Grid
Assessment Rubrics for Problem Solving
Activities: A+ Click Superb site with a wide range of categorised and levelled problems  Click here NRICH produce a monthly colour poster which can be downloaded for free from the link below, you can also buy them in a larger format, please note the PowerPoint which can be downloaded from here with all the posters on  Click here Superb Blog with lots of tried and tested ideas  Click here NRICH produce a monthly colour poster which can be downloaded for free from the link below, you can also buy them in a larger format, please note the PowerPoint which can be downloaded from here with all the posters on  Click here A lovely set of short problems with an indication of difficulty  Click here A useful collection of articles on the topic of rich tasks in mathematics. If you are new to rich tasks then we suggest that you begin by:
What do you notice and What are you wondering?  Video Clip Simply stated problems  ideal for starters: www.figurethis.org/index.html GAIM Materials from 1990's which was a scheme which actively encouraged teaching and learning through practical problem solving and investigations now available free  Click here
AQA 90 Problems
Sets of 10 related
Problems
Maths Challenges from
www.mathschallenge.net
1 Star Problems
2 Star problems
3 Star Problems
4 Star Problems A Teachers website with a wide range of investigations for Year 7  Click here Article and Problems involving Harmonic Mean such as Bill takes 6 hours to complete a task and Bob takes 5, how long does it take for them if they work together?  Click here
OCR Problem Solving
Guide
A great website covering a
wide range of puzzles 
Click here
This set of 8 booklets comprise short questions which I have nominally assigned a National Curriculum Level, not in terms of pure content but in terms of problem solving skills.
