There is a long tradition of creating mazes throughout history and across the world. This article gives details of mazes you can visit and those that you can tackle on paper.
Jenny Murray describes the mathematical processes behind making patchwork in this article for students.
This is a collection of mathematical activities linked to the
Football World Cup 2006. These activities can easily be updated for
another football event or could be the inspiration for connecting
another sport with mathematics.
Here are some photos of some Olympic sports that involve turns and angles in different ways. Explore your favourite photo and see what angles you can see.
Can you estimate them?
Can you measure them for angles and turns.
How do the athletes or players use angles to succeed in their sport?
Here is a link to the Olympic website. There are lots of resources here including photos, images and video clips that show turns and angles in different ways. Explore your favourite Olympic event for angles and turns.
Look at the icon. Are there are any important angles in the picture? Can you estimate them? Can you measure them?