GRADE 5 ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION 5 DIGIT WHOLE NUMBERS

GRADE 6 PLACE VALUE AND ADDITION PUZZLE

GRADE 7 WHOLE NUMBER MATHEMATICAL THINKING

GRADE 8 WHOLE NUMBER PROPERTIES

GRADE 9 INTEGERS

GRADE 10 ALGEBRAIC EXPRESSIONS

GRADE 11 EXPONENTS AND [...]

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]]>The first player chooses a positive even number that is less than 50, and crosses it out on the 100 square grid.

The second player chooses a number to cross out. The number must be a factor or multiple of the previous number.

Players [...]

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]]>The area that they cover doubles in size every day.

After 17 days the whole lake is covered with water lilies.

How long did it take them to cover half the lake?

Click here for the WATER LILIES [...]

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]]>How does the diagram below connect with the multiplication?

Use the two grids to do the two multiplications:

72 × 25 [...]

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]]>Write numbers in the blank boxes in squares B, C. and D that make the same patterns as in square A.

Cards 1 to 16 all use multiplication or division and give clues about the numbers in squares A, B, C [...]

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]]>For the prime sieve investigation use a 100 square grid (download here):

Circle the number 2. Put a line through every multiple of 2 up to 100.

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]]>1. The number is odd.

2. It is a multiple of three.

3. It is smaller than 7 x 4.

4. It has an even tens digit.

5. It is the greater of the two possibilities.

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]]>See the Inclusion and Home Learning Guide for related activities on the same topic for ages 4 to 18+.

How many factors does 72 have?

Investigate numbers that are products of a square number and a cube number. How many factors do they have?

How does the number 1 behave in the world [...]

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]]>Suppose you throw a double one. On the next throw, is your chance of throwing a double one the same, more likely or less [...]

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]]>You can be a creative mathematician, you can be someone who has your own mathematical ideas. Find your own interesting facts about 2021 and calculations that have the [...]

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]]>This is a game for 2 players. You need a pack of 52 playing cards. Shuffle the cards. One player is dealer and turns the cards face up one at a time. Before seeing the card, the other player must say ‘red’ or ‘black’ and wins the card [...]

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]]>Grades 6 and 7 HALF A MILLION GAME

Grades 7 to 10 THE FUNCTION GAME

GAMES FOR 2 PLAYERS

Grades 4 to 8 SCISSORS, PAPER, ROCK

Grades 5 to 9 CHANCY OPERATIONS

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]]>Roll the dice and add up the numbers on the two RED dice and then subtract the number on the GREEN.

So if one RED is 4 and the other RED is 5 and the GREEN is 3 we should add together 4 and 5 to [...]

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]]>How many green rectangles make one unit?

How many small red squares make one unit?

How many small blue rectangles make one unit?

How many small pink rectangles make one unit?

Which [...]

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]]>This game uses ten cards numbered 0, 1, … 9. The cards are put face down and mixed up.

Each player [...]

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]]>Watch the video about the Metre Cube and Scale.

How many children can fit inside a metre cube (1 metre by 1 metre by 1 metre)? How many adults?

How many cubic centimetres (1 centimetre by 1 centimetre by 1 centimetre) can fit inside a metre cube?

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]]>Including February 29th how many different birthdays can there be? Start with any 3 people A, B and C. What is the probability that B has a different birthday from [...]

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]]>What if the group has more than twelve people?

What about a group of 2 people? What is the probability they have birthdays in different months?

What about a group of 3 [...]

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]]>9 = 3 + 6 = 4 + 5

10 = 4 + 6 = 5 + 5

Explain why it is that when you throw two dice you are more [...]

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