If there are 3 squares in the ring, can you place three different numbers in them so that their differences are odd? Age 5 to 7 Visualising at KS1 These lower primary tasks all specifically draw on the use of visualising. Domino Patterns Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Sweets are given out to party-goers in a particular way. She decorated the honeycomb with a pattern using numbers.
Turning Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Shut the Box Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Kimie and Sebastian were making sticks from interlocking cubes and lining them up. Use the number weights to find different ways of balancing the equaliser. Who said that adding couldn’t be fun? Register for our mailing list. These upper primary tasks all specifically draw on the use of visualising.
In this town, houses are built with one room for each person. Buzzy Bee Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Pairs of Numbers Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: If you split the square into these two pieces, it is possible to fit the pieces together again to make a new shape.
Create a pattern on the left-hand grid. Register for our mailing list.
Beads and Bags Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level: Jack’s mum bought amths candles to use on his birthday cakes and when his sister was born, she used them on her cakes too. How could you record what you’ve done?
Multiplication and Division KS1 :
Dotty Six is a simple dice game that you can adapt in many ways. What numbers of total spots can you make? Can they make any other lines? This challenge involves eight three-cube models made from interlocking cubes.
Try with different numbers of squares around the ring. Cover the Camel Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Daisy was using beads that looked like flowers and Akram was using cube bricks. If you hang two weights on one side of this balance, in how many different ways can you hang three weights on the other side for it to be balanced?
In this calculation, the box represents a missing digit. How could you sort the cards? Two Halves Age 3 to 5 Halving.
Eggs in Baskets Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Counting and Ordering KS1. Domino Sorting Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: This task requires learners to explain and help others, asking and answering questions.
Position and Direction KS1
Half Time Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level: Can you find a pair of numbers that has four odds between them? Five Steps to 50 Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Use the interactivity to help you find out how many cloves of garlic they might have had.
The Voting Station Age 3 to 5 Counting and comparing. Hundred Square Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: It’s Sahila’s birthday and she is having a party. Shut the Box Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: What could the digit be?
Use your addition and subtraction skills, combined with solvng strategic thinking, to beat your partner at this game. In this article for teachers, Lynne explains why it should be.