More Upper Primary Activities on Number Sense and Place Value

Once you've had a go at the activities in our Place Value and Number Sense Feature, try the tasks below which will deepen your understanding even further.

The Deca Tree

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Find out what a Deca Tree is and then work out how many leaves there will be after the woodcutter has cut off a trunk, a branch, a twig and a leaf.

The Thousands Game

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Each child in Class 3 took four numbers out of the bag. Who had made the highest even number?

Four-digit Targets

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

You have two sets of the digits 0 – 9. Can you arrange these in the five boxes to make four-digit numbers as close to the target numbers as possible?

Fingers and Hands

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

How would you count the number of fingers in these pictures?