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# Ordered Ways of Working Lower Primary

### Eggs in Baskets

### One of Thirty-six

### Growing Garlic

### Teddy Town

### Sitting Round the Party Tables

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These activities all lend themselves to working systematically in the sense that it helps to have an ordered approach. This could mean using the information given in a particular order or perhaps approaching the task in a methodical way which reveals patterns, thereby giving insight into the solution.

Age 5 to 7

Challenge Level

There are three baskets, a brown one, a red one and a pink one, holding a total of 10 eggs. How many eggs are in each basket?

Age 5 to 7

Challenge Level

Can you find the chosen number from the grid using the clues?

Age 5 to 11

Challenge Level

Ben and his mum are planting garlic. Can you find out how many cloves of garlic they might have had?

Age 5 to 11

Challenge Level

There are nine teddies in Teddy Town - three red, three blue and three yellow. There are also nine houses, three of each colour. Can you put them on the map of Teddy Town according to the rules?

Age 5 to 11

Challenge Level

Sweets are given out to party-goers in a particular way. Investigate the total number of sweets received by people sitting in different positions.