# maths activities

## Make a Kite by Re-using Plastic Bags, Etc.

4 May 2013

Making a kite from waste materials – science, design and maths in action.

## A Maths Stick Picture Game

30 April 2013

Sticks, children and maths outdoors are the perfect combination for learning!

## Stick Logic

26 January 2013

Maths and sticks are the perfect combination for Maths Outdoors!

## Algebraic Equations

6 January 2013

The idea of objects representing numbers is not new and works well for reinforcing basic numeracy skills.

## Outdoor Maths: Angles and Numerals

7 November 2012

Sticks + Angles = Wood + Maths Outdoors

## The Black Spot – Pirate Maths Outdoors

30 October 2012

Leaves and maths outdoors for all ye landlubbers…arrr!

## Outdoor Maths: Right Angles

2 August 2012

Exploring 2D shapes and right angles outdoors.

## Dara – An Outdoor African Maths Game

15 July 2012

How to play the Nigerian maths game, Dara.

## Outdoor Measuring Continues

4 July 2012

One metre length sticks are great for measuring outdoors.

## Measuring Sticks

20 October 2011

The real objects we treasure have a personal value.

## Outdoor Maths: Measuring the Size of Sticks

3 September 2011

A simple activity for learning about measuring using…sticks!

7 July 2011

## Kids Measure in Miserable Weather

29 June 2011

Doing the whole lesson outside in challenging weather.

## Operation Bearings: Top Secret

18 June 2011

WWII spy training!

## Outdoor Maths: Using sticks to understand fractions

11 June 2011

A very simple outdoor challenge for children to try.

## Outdoor Maths: investigating right angles with sticks

22 May 2011

The concept of a right angle can often stump children.

## An outdoor shape activity with sticks

19 May 2011

The sticks are getting a serious amount of use at the moment.

## Number Bonds with Sticks

6 May 2011

Sticks are an essential resource for many outdoor activities.

## Scale and Geometric Patterns with Sticks

3 May 2011

I do believe every school needs sticks!

## From Reflections into Symmetry Outdoors

24 April 2011

Various reflective surfaces can be created or found.

## Outdoor Reflections

13 April 2011

Have fun with symmetry, reflections and patterns.

## Messy Maths Outdoors

19 March 2011

Making learning maths outdoors fun!

## A Leafy Tower of Hanoi

4 November 2010

Traditionally completed on rods with wooden discs, this one’s with leaves!

## Leaf Logic

8 October 2010

Logic, thinking and strategy activity for outdoor learning with leaves.