# Solving word problems by using bar models

In this lesson, we will apply our skills of using bar models to solve different word problems.

Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Does the following bar model represent the equation: 6 x 6 = 12?

1/3

Q2.Mrs Crane has used the counters to represent an equation. Which equation is she representing?

2/3

Q3.Mrs Crane needs to match the bar model to the correct question. Can you choose the correct question to match the bar model?

3/3

Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Does the following bar model represent the equation: 6 x 6 = 12?

1/3

Q2.Mrs Crane has used the counters to represent an equation. Which equation is she representing?

2/3

Q3.Mrs Crane needs to match the bar model to the correct question. Can you choose the correct question to match the bar model?

3/3

# Video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

• Click "Close Video"
• Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

# Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

Quiz:

# Solving word problems by using bar models

Using what we have learnt today, can you answer the following questions?

Q1.Is this bar model correct?

1/3

Q2.Which equation does this array show?

2/3

Q3.Using this bar model, solve the following word problem... Mrs Crane baked 8 cupcakes. She ate half of them. How many does she have left?

3/3

Quiz:

# Solving word problems by using bar models

Using what we have learnt today, can you answer the following questions?

Q1.Is this bar model correct?

1/3

Q2.Which equation does this array show?

2/3

Q3.Using this bar model, solve the following word problem... Mrs Crane baked 8 cupcakes. She ate half of them. How many does she have left?

3/3

# Lesson summary: Solving word problems by using bar models

## Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Walk

On the spot:
Dance