Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
DMU Home DMU Home LLS Home
LLS logo

Maths Problem Tool Kit: Home

The Steps

Step 1 - Getting Started

Consider and Engage with the Problem

What would help you understand the problem?

Step 2 - Working on the Problem

Consider the Best Strategy to Address the Problem

  • Work systematically
  • Pattern Spotting
  • Working Backwards
  • Reasoning Logically
  • Visualising Conjecturing

Step 3 - Digging Deeper

Digging deeper to generalise from your explorations

Step 4 - Concluding


Summarising your explorations and expressing the key points