EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.
Find a great variety of ways of asking questions which make 8.
If you had any number of ordinary dice, what are the possible ways
of making their totals 6? What would the product of the dice be
We had some very well-reasoned solutions to
this problem - thank you to those of you who wrote a lot of detail.
Unfortunately there are too many of you to mention everyone by
name. Suryasnato from Limes Farm Junior School wrote:
Alex and Bradley from Losley Fields
Primary did it in a very slightly different order again. They sent
in this Word document which
explains their thought-processes very well.
Rhiannon from St Mary Redcliffe Primary
also had a different way. She sent in this pdf
to tell us how she did it.
Some of you said that you worked out the
solution by trial and improvement - trying one number for a
particular shape to see whether it worked. That can be a useful
strategy although it might take a little longer than some of the
ways already described.
Here is a summary picture of the value of each