Take a counter and surround it by a ring of other counters that
MUST touch two others. How many are needed?
These squares have been made from Cuisenaire rods. Can you describe
the pattern? What would the next square look like?
We can arrange dots in a similar way to the 5 on a dice and they
usually sit quite well into a rectangular shape. How many
altogether in this 3 by 5? What happens for other sizes?
We had some really good ideas sent in, some
that were illustrated well using the computer. From Kent College we
had Primrose and Charlotte, Sophie and Nia, Stephanie, Nandini
Well here we have a superb piece of work, sent
in by Abi and Charlotte from the same school, that I would advise
people to look at for working investigatively on this activity.