### Consecutive Numbers

An investigation involving adding and subtracting sets of consecutive numbers. Lots to find out, lots to explore.

### Tea Cups

Place the 16 different combinations of cup/saucer in this 4 by 4 arrangement so that no row or column contains more than one cup or saucer of the same colour.

### Exploring Wild & Wonderful Number Patterns

EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.

# Crossing the Town Square

### Why do this problem?

This activity challenges the most pupils in their abilities to link the numerical with the spatial.

### Possible approach

As this is intended for able pupils I would suggest printing out the activity and discussing together first of all, then let them produce their creations.

### Key questions

Tell me about how you arrive at these solutions.
So what relationships do you think are involved here?
What further questions can you ask?