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Here are some little problems.
How would you put them on paper using
- other ways?
Zoe had these three sweets.
Her friend Rajneet gave her two more. How many has Zoe got now?
Karala had 8 dolls.
She gave 3 of them to her little sister. How many dolls has Karala got now?
It was Toby's birthday and he had 6 birthday cards.
The postman brought some more cards for him and Toby now has 9 cards.
How many cards did the postman bring to Toby?
Si had 8 balloons looking bright and bouncy.
Some then popped and he only had 5 left that were bright and bouncy.
How many had popped?
Some children were walking to school together.
Three more joined them.
Now there were 9 children altogether.
How many were walking together first of all?
Marcus had some coins in his pocket.
Sadly he lost 7 of them, now he only
has three coins. How many coins
were there before he lost them?