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Show Me

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

In how many different ways can you show the same number? DOWNLOAD HERE

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Double Trouble

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

What will happen if we double the number of naughty dogs? DOWNLOAD HERE

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The Box Game

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Can you work out how many toys are hidden in the box? DOWNLOAD HERE

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Owl's Packing List

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Can you help Owl pack to go to his aunty's? DOWNLOAD HERE

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Water, Water

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

How will we find out which bottles will hold the most lemonade for our outing to the parkDOWNLOAD HERE?

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Position with Wellies

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Using wellies to encourage positional languageDOWNLOAD HERE.

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Number Book

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Children will love creating their own 'number book'DOWNLOAD HERE.

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Balances

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

A variety of balances and objects to put in/on them will intrigue young childrenDOWNLOAD HERE.

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Cooking

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Encourage mathematical thinking through cookingDOWNLOAD HERE.

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Mud Kitchen

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Explore the mathematics of a mud kitchenDOWNLOAD HERE!

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Shapes in the Bag

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Children put their hand into a bag and try to describe the shape they feel without lookingDOWNLOAD HERE.

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I Have a Box

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

This activity encourages children to guess what is inside your boxDOWNLOAD HERE.

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Golden Beans

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Counting golden beans and beginning to match numerals to amounts. DOWNLOAD HERE

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Dice

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Children often enjoy rolling large dice so take a look at these challengesDownload.

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Tubes and Tunnels

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Exploring tubes and tunnels.DOWNLOAD HERE

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Timing

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Putting objects into a container in a certain length of time.DOWNLOAD HERE

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Shopping

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Pirates shopping for treasure.DOWNLOAD HERE

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Presents

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Discussing weights of wrapped presents.DOWNLOAD HERE

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Maths Story Time

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Telling a story which poses a problem for children to solve.DOWNLOAD HERE

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Long Creatures

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Creating long creatures from card, cubes etc.DOWNLOAD HERE

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Building Towers

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Stacking and manipulation of 3D shapes.DOWNLOAD HERE

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Playing Incey Wincey Spider

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Here are ideas for using this well known rhyme as a counting game: who will win, the rain or the sun? Download

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Making a Picture

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Children's picture making is a useful context for recognising and describing patterns and shapes. DOWNLOAD HERE

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Making Caterpillars

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Our making caterpillars activity uses clay and dough to introduce measurement. DOWNLOAD HERE

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Making Footprints

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Making prints and exploring the shapes that result. DOWNLOAD HERE

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Number Rhymes

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

A counting song activity. Download

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Paths

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Wiggly lines provoke discussion about paths. DOWNLOAD HERE

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Tidying

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Using tidying up as a context for number work. DOWNLOAD HERE

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Exploring 2D Shapes

Age 3 to 5 Challenge Level:

Using ribbons and strings to support small children's understanding of 2D shape. DOWNLOAD HERE

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The Knapsack Problem

Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Learn about algorithms for solving optimisation problems in this article from Plus Magazine.

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Stretching an Integral

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

What happens to areas under the graph of $\frac{1}{x}$ when they are stretched?

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Trigsy Integrals

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

What different ways can you find to calculate these integrals?

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Sine Stretching

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you find the gradient function of $\sin 3x$. How did you convince yourself?

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Slippery Areas

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you find the definite integral of a transformed function?

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Can You Find... Asymptote Edition

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you work out the equation of the function from its graph?

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Rotating Derivatives

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

By considering a point on a unit circle, can you use geometry to find the derivatives of $\sin x$ and $\cos x$?

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Slices of Pi

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

How are $\sin x$, $\cos x$ and $\tan x$ related to each other? Can you make sense of the the 'slices'?

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Parabella

Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you prove an algebraic statement using geometric reasoning?

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Worth 1000 Words

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Which of the sketches matches the function given?

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Muddled Trig

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you match all the different trig functions to their graphs?

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Translating or Not?

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you sketch the graphs of these two reciprocal functions? What are the links between them?

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Function Builder 1

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

What happens when you combine functions? Can you sketch the results?

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Approaching Midnight

Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

Can you beat the clock to the midnight hour?

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Escape the Vortex

Age 5 to 14 Challenge Level:

Can you always reach the exit first and escape the vortex?

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Droplets

Age 5 to 14 Challenge Level:

Try this slightly more challenging version of Driplets and see if you can find a winning strategy.

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Driplets

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

This game follows on from Last Bead. Can you find a way to take the last drip or drips?

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Last Bead

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

Take turns to remove a bead from the string. Can you find a way to play so that you will always win?

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Seven Counters

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

Can you be the player to take the last counter?

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Trig Tables

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you fill in all the missing values and trig functions to make the tables complete?

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Compose

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you compose four functions to create the set of functions given?