This practical challenge invites you to investigate the different
squares you can make on a square geoboard or pegboard.
How many ways can you find of tiling the square patio, using square
tiles of different sizes?
Place four pebbles on the sand in the form of a square. Keep adding
as few pebbles as necessary to double the area. How many extra
pebbles are added each time?
Chloe, Emily, Rebecca, Scarlett, Chloe, Alana,
Isobel, Shauna and Joel from Griffithstown Primary School sent in
various solutions that were all very interesting and showed hard
work. Here is a summary taken from their suggestions.
Cherian from Quarry Bay School sent in