Find a great variety of ways of asking questions which make 8.
What's in a Name?
Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level
Using digit cards (or the numbers written on sticky notes) might be helpful so you can try out your ideas.
What is the total of all nine numbers? How might this help you to work out the 'magic total'?
The NRICH Project aims to enrich the mathematical experiences of all learners. To support this aim, members of the
NRICH team work in a wide range of capacities, including providing professional development for teachers wishing to
embed rich mathematical tasks into everyday classroom practice.