# World of Tan 8 - Sports Car

##### Stage: 2 Challenge Level:
Children you may like to:
• See if you have lived a million seconds.
• Estimate then work out how long it will take your heart to beat a million times.
• Investigate a number much bigger than a million - a googol. Find how big is it? Find who invented it? What other number is related to it? ..
Parents you may like to help children:
• Explore the difference between a milliard, a million, billion, trillion....
• Find examples of very large numbers used every day .
• By showing them things in the home that you have 'millions' of.
• By listing the words associated with elation and other emotions.
Teachers you may like to help children:
• Explore the idea of representing a million.
• Find which historical figures were alive a million days ago?
• Consider how long there has been life on Earth.
• Find how far a million pennies would reach when laid out end to end.
• Find how tall a pile one million pounds would be. Would piles of £10 notes differ from 20's or 50's or 5's for that matter?
• Find or invent other words used to denote size - e.g humungous, squillions.
• Explore what they would do if they became 'millionaires' overnight.
• Design and construct an appropriate ransom note for the plaque.