# Past Features

### Is There a Better Way?

##### Age 5 to 11

The tasks in this feature can be solved in a variety of ways. We hope this will make you curious about different routes to the solutions.

### Ways of Showing

##### Age 5 to 11

The problems in this feature give you chance to consider different ways of showing (or representing) your thinking.

### Interactivities to Make You Inquisitive

##### Age 5 to 11

These activities all have interactive elements to arouse your curiosity!

### New to You?

##### Age 5 to 11

We hope the new ideas and situations in these activities will make you curious to know more.

### Take a Fresh Look

##### Age 5 to 11

These problems invite you to look again at ideas you may think you know inside-out.

### Surprise!

##### Age 5 to 11

The activities in this feature for primary students may give a surprising outcome!

### I'm Stuck but ....!

##### Age 5 to 7

These tasks are tough! Can you keep going and find a solution?

### I Wonder ...?

##### Age 5 to 7

We hope these tasks make you wonder what if ...?

### Maths Explorers

##### Age 5 to 7

Are you a maths detective? Choose a task and use your mathematical skills to solve the problem.

### The Problem with Problem Solving at Stage 1

##### Age 5 to 7

Choose one of the problems below.

### NRICH at Stage 1

##### Age 5 to 7

Choose a problem, investigation or game. Which is your favourite?

### Stage 1 Low Threshold High Ceiling Tasks

##### Age 5 to 7

Try some Low Threshold High Ceiling Tasks

### Fractions

##### Age 5 to 7

The activities in this feature give you chance to explore fractions.

### Learning from Other People's Starting Points

##### Age 5 to 7

In this feature, you can see how some children started each task, but this isn't because we want to give away the solutions!

### Happy Birthday NRICH!

##### Age 5 to 7

To celebrate NRICH's 20th birthday, we have brought together some tasks from NRICH which you might not have come across before. We might call them 'hidden gems'!

### Mathematical Habits of Mind

##### Age 5 to 7

These activities will help you to be curious, thoughtful, collaborative and determined.

### Olympic Maths

##### Age 5 to 7

To celebrate the 2016 Olympic Games, why not have a go at these maths and sport challenges?

### Play to Win

##### Age 5 to 7

Can you find a winning strategy for each of the games in this feature? Do you notice anything that is the same about the games?

### Open Spaces

##### Age 5 to 7

In this feature, we give you some starting points for mathematical investigation. What can you discover?

### Jump Into Geometry

##### Age 5 to 7

These lower primary tasks all involve geometry - describing and sorting shapes, turning (or angles) and pattern.

### Puzzling with Paper

##### Age 5 to 7

This feature challenges you to create different shapes by folding A-sized paper. Grab some paper and get folding!

### And Another ...

##### Age 5 to 7

This tasks each give you a chance to transfer your thinking from one example, to another, to another ...

### The National Young Mathematicians' Award

##### Age 5 to 7

These tasks are great preparation for the Young Mathematicians' Award.

### Reasoning

##### Age 5 to 7

These activities will give you chance to use mathematical reasoning in different ways.

### Trial and Improvement

##### Age 5 to 7

The tasks in this lower primary feature lend themselves to being solved by trial and improvement.

### For Two

##### Age 5 to 7

Lower primary games that can be played by an adult and child.

### Thinking Differently

##### Age 5 to 7

You'll need to think a little differently to have a go at the challenges in this feature. Don't be afraid to have a go and try something out!

### Cubes

##### Age 5 to 7

The activities in this feature all use interlocking cubes to help you think mathematically.

### Number Sense and Place Value

##### Age 5 to 7

This lower primary feature focuses on number sense and place value.

### Geoboards

##### Age 5 to 7

This lower primary feature brings together activities which make use of geoboards.

### Counters

##### Age 5 to 7

These activities all make use of counters but in different ways.

### Number Patterns

##### Age 5 to 7

Explore these lower primary activities which focus on making, recognising and continuing number patterns.

### Getting Better at Group Work

##### Age 5 to 7

Have a go at these lower primary activities to improve your group-working skills.

### Recording

##### Age 5 to 7

Have a go at these activities and don't be afraid to record in whatever way you like.

### Working Systematically

##### Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

Having an order or pattern to the way you work will really help with these activities.

### Playing with 2D Shape

##### Age 5 to 7

Have a go at these shapely tasks ...

### Playing with Numbers

##### Age 5 to 7

Play around with numbers - what can you find out?

### Playing with Dice

##### Age 5 to 7

Find a friend and play our dice games.