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Mathematical Challenges for Able Pupils/Problem Solving Materials

Mathematics resources

bulletAnnotated unit plans for the
Spring term

bulletMathematical Challenges for Able Pupils/Problem Solving Materials
bulletTestBase materials to support test practice and preparation
bulletStand-alone lessons incorporating the use of the interactive whiteboard

Some of the Mathematical Challenges for Able Pupils and Problem Solving materials have been adapted for use on an interactive whiteboard.

The two problem solving activities provided here are:

Mathematical Challenges – Page 72 – Shape puzzle
Problem Solving Materials – Year 6 – Lesson 2 – Four by four

There are many more problem solving materials on the website, including electronic support materials for all of the Problem Solving lessons published in May 2004.


Shape puzzle
zip iconPromethean version
zip iconNotebook version

Four by four
Promethean iconFour by four
zip iconFour by four

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