Whole Number, Operations & Problem Solving Workshop - Years 5 & 6

This practical workshop will teach the student effective strategies and develop their conceptual understanding in Whole Number, Operations and Problem Solving for Stage 3.

Workshop Learning Intentions:

This content may vary slightly depending on class needs.

The student will learn how to:

  • select and apply appropriate mental, written, or calculator strategies for the four operations and check the reasonableness of answers using estimation
  • solve word problems and apply the order of operations to number sentences where required
  • identify factors and multiples and recognise the properties of prime, composite, square, and triangular numbers required
  • explore mathematical problems and develop mathematical fluency.

This content may vary slightly depending on student’s individual needs

Delivery Mode

Face to face


Students will be required to bring the following:

  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Ruler
  • Eraser

Who is this workshop for?

This workshop is perfect for any student wishing to bridge any gaps in learning, rebuild confidence or be extended to establish a solid foundation to commence the new school year.