Planning Ahead


This collection of activities is intended to encourage you to think and plan strategically. We are offering you a variety of playful contexts in which you will be challenged to think ahead and analyse the outcomes. 

The last day for sending in your thoughts and ideas is Thursday 8 July.


 

Last Biscuit live

Age 11 to 18
Challenge Level
Can you find a strategy that ensures you get to take the last biscuit in this game?

Crossing the Bridge live

Age 11 to 18
Challenge Level
Four friends must cross a bridge. How can they all cross it in just 17 minutes?

Phiddlywinks 

Age 7 to 18
Challenge Level
Have a go at this version of John Conway's game. Do you have any good strategies for winning?
Read this article to find out more about the inspiration for NRICH's game, Phiddlywinks.