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Transformations and constructions > Reflections

##### Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

Can you see which tile is the odd one out in this design? Using the
basic tile, can you make a repeating pattern to decorate our wall?

##### Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

This practical activity challenges you to create symmetrical designs by cutting a square into strips.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Can you recreate this Indian screen pattern? Can you make up
similar patterns of your own?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Can you place the blocks so that you see the reflection in the picture?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

What is the missing symbol? Can you decode this in a similar way?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

What happens to these capital letters when they are rotated through
one half turn, or flipped sideways and from top to bottom?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

This problem explores the shapes and symmetries in some national flags.

##### Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

How many different ways can you find of fitting five hexagons
together? How will you know you have found all the ways?

##### Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

A challenging activity focusing on finding all possible ways of stacking rods.

##### Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

Which way of flipping over and/or turning this grid will give you the highest total? You'll need to imagine where the numbers will go in this tricky task!

##### Age 7 to 11

This article describes a practical approach to enhance the teaching
and learning of coordinates.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Where can you put the mirror across the square so that you can still "see" the whole square? How many different positions are possible?

##### Age 7 to 14

This article describes the scope for practical exploration of tessellations both in and out of the classroom. It seems a golden opportunity to link art with maths, allowing the creative side of your. . . .

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

What are the coordinates of this shape after it has been
transformed in the ways described? Compare these with the original
coordinates. What do you notice about the numbers?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Can you draw the shape that is being described by these cards?

##### Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

How will you decide which way of flipping over and/or turning the grid will give you the highest total?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

In how many ways can you stack these rods, following the rules?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

These clocks have been reflected in a mirror. What times do they say?

##### Age 5 to 14

This article for teachers suggests ideas for activities built around 10 and 2010.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Which times on a digital clock have a line of symmetry? Which look
the same upside-down? You might like to try this investigation and
find out!