Mixed-up Socks Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Complete the Square Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Bottles 2 Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Can You Do it Too? Create a pattern on the left-hand grid.
Can you help them record what happened? Vincent and Tara are making triangles with the class construction set. How many different ways can you find to join three equilateral triangles together? Young children are often good at imagining – in these tasks we ask them to use their imaginations in a mathematical way. My dice has inky marks on each face. Use your mouse to move the red and green parts of this disc. They cut them into four pieces which were all exactly the same shape and size.
Shaping It Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level: Can you see who the gold medal winner is? Olympic Rings Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Overlaps Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Can you work out which ones are triangles, and why? Can you sort these triangles into three different families and explain how you did it?
How many faces can you see when you arrange these three cubes in different ways? Comparing and writing numbers.
What Shape and Colour? Hundred Square Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Properties of Shapes Age 5 to 7 These lower primary activities are all about different kinds of shapes. Domino Patterns Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Try continuing these patterns made from triangles. Using everyday language to talk about size and position, comparing and ordering by size.
Properties of Shapes KS1
What can you say about the child who will be first on the playground tomorrow morning at breaktime in your school? Vincent and Tara are making triangles with the class construction set. Use the clues to colour each square. First they were counting in twos.
Patterns and Sequences KS1 :
Bottles 1 Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Age 5 to 11 This feature explores how teachers can harness the power of curiosity by using some tasks that may cause children to wonder! My dice has inky marks on each face.
Use the interactivity to find out how many quarter turns the man must rotate through to look like each of the pictures. Peoblem children are going to buy some plants for their birthdays. Collecting Age 3 to 5 Exploring the characteristics of everyday objects and shapes and using mathematical language to describe them.
Paper Partners Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: Intriguing Interactivities Age 5 to 11 This feature for primary teachers brings together tasks with interactivities to stimulate learners’ curiosity.
Patterns and Sequences KS1
Playing with 2D Shape. Interactivities to Make You Inquisitive Age 5 to 11 These activities all have interactive elements to arouse your curiosity! Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. Ram divided 15 pennies among four small bags.
They will plant them within circular paths. Bottles 2 Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: What does the overlap of these two shapes look like? Cover the Camel Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level: This practical activity challenges you to create symmetrical designs by cutting a square into strips.
Can you put these shapes in order of size?