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These two group activities use mathematical reasoning - one is numerical, one geometric.

Exploring Wild & Wonderful Number Patterns

EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.


Place this "worm" on the 100 square and find the total of the four squares it covers. Keeping its head in the same place, what other totals can you make?

Arranging the Tables

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

There are $44$ people coming to a dinner party. There are $15$ square tables that seat 4 people - one at each side - like this:

Or the tables can be joined together to make groups like this:

And so on...

Find a way to seat the $44$ people using all $15$ tables, with no empty places.