Why do this problem?
can be a useful introduction to the idea of coordinates. It lends itself to working together in a systematic way.
Where could Freddie go from here?
Can you find another way for Freddie to go?
How will you keep track of Freddie's jumps?
Can you find another place for Sammy to go so that Freddie jumps on all the leaves?
Children who are familiar with the coordinate system might like to try the Treasure Island
Some learners will find it helpful to have a copy of the picture and to draw routes onto it.