Resources tagged with: Recording mathematics

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Broad Topics > Thinking Mathematically > Recording mathematics

Multiply Multiples 3

Age 7 to 11
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Have a go at balancing this equation. Can you find different ways of doing it?

Beads and Bags

Age 5 to 11
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How could you put these three beads into bags? How many different ways can you do it? How could you record what you've done?

Multiply Multiples 2

Age 7 to 11
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Can you work out some different ways to balance this equation?

Multiply Multiples 1

Age 7 to 11
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Can you complete this calculation by filling in the missing numbers? In how many different ways can you do it?

Round the Three Dice

Age 7 to 11
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What happens when you round these three-digit numbers to the nearest 100?

Knight's Swap

Age 7 to 11
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Swap the stars with the moons, using only knights' moves (as on a chess board). What is the smallest number of moves possible?

Round the Dice Decimals 2

Age 7 to 11
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What happens when you round these numbers to the nearest whole number?

Round the Dice Decimals 1

Age 7 to 11
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Use two dice to generate two numbers with one decimal place. What happens when you round these numbers to the nearest whole number?

Dice in a Corner

Age 7 to 11
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How could you arrange at least two dice in a stack so that the total of the visible spots is 18?

More Plant Spaces

Age 7 to 14
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This challenging activity involves finding different ways to distribute fifteen items among four sets, when the sets must include three, four, five and six items.

More Children and Plants

Age 7 to 14
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This challenge extends the Plants investigation so now four or more children are involved.

Plants

Age 5 to 14
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Three children are going to buy some plants for their birthdays. They will plant them within circular paths. How could they do this?

Primary Children's Mathematical Recording

Age 3 to 11

This article for teachers outlines different types of recording, depending on the purpose and audience.

Round the Four Dice

Age 7 to 11
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This activity involves rounding four-digit numbers to the nearest thousand.

Junior Frogs

Age 5 to 11
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Have a go at this well-known challenge. Can you swap the frogs and toads in as few slides and jumps as possible?

How Do You See It?

Age 5 to 11
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Here are some short problems for you to try. Talk to your friends about how you work them out.

Pupils' Recording or Pupils Recording

Age 5 to 14

This article, written for teachers, looks at the different kinds of recordings encountered in Primary Mathematics lessons and the importance of not jumping to conclusions!

Children's Mathematical Writing

Age 5 to 11

Bernard Bagnall discusses the importance of valuing young children's mathematical representations in this article for teachers.