Year 3 showed great perseverance, good partner work and logical thinking this week as they used their mathematical skills to help Maisie the mouse solve a problem.
Can you work out how many breadcrumbs Maisie had?
Maisie had between 30 and 50 breadcrumbs.
She counted the breadcrumbs in fours and there were 2 left over.
She counted the breadcrumbs in fives and there was 1 left over.
How many breadcrumbs did Maisie have?
Have you got the answer? Ask a year 3 pupil to check if you are correct!!