Maths Without Limits
Opening Young Minds to Endless Possibilities
Large Numbers
Doubling and Halving by Partitioning
Doubling and Halving by Partitioning

  This activity was designed for, and used successfully, with a group of capable 8 year olds who had just been introduced to the standard written method of addition.  The objectives were as...

Populations
Populations

This exploration introduces pupils to the Worldometer population table and then gives them various challenges to consolidate their skills in finding information in a table, reading large numbers...

Populations
Populations

Investigate the populations of towns or countries and learn how to work out how many more people live in one town than another and how many times bigger one town is compared with another....

How Many Hula Hoops?
How Many Hula Hoops?

How many hula hoops (the small, crunchy variety!) would it take to stretch from the school to Big Ben in London?  Investigate metres, converting to km, using conversion tables and working with BIG...