Being Resourceful - Upper Primary Geometry

Rolling That Cube

Age 5 to 11
Challenge Level

My dice has inky marks on each face. Can you find the route it has taken? What does each face look like?

Square Cornerslive

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level

What is the greatest number of counters you can place on the grid below without four of them lying at the corners of a square?

Shape Draw

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level

Use the information on these cards to draw the shape that is being described.

Shapes on the Playground

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level

Sally and Ben were drawing shapes in chalk on the school playground. Can you work out what shapes each of them drew using the clues?

Sponge Sections

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level

You have been given three shapes made out of sponge: a sphere, a cylinder and a cone. Your challenge is to find out how to cut them to make different shapes for printing.

Dice in a Corner

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level

How could you arrange at least two dice in a stack so that the total of the visible spots is 18?

Treasure Hunt

Age 7 to 14
Challenge Level

Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the treasure in the minimum number of guesses?

Baravelle

Age 7 to 16
Challenge Level

What can you see? What do you notice? What questions can you ask?

Square It

Age 11 to 16
Challenge Level

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.