Category Archives: Primary focus Maths

Posts aimed at a primary school audience

Bradford Jaguar Maths in Motion Challenge Launched

And they’re off……….. The Bradford Jaguar Maths in Motion Challenge launched today when 9 of the 11 schools taking part in this year’s leagues participated enthusiastically in the initial training session. The children worked in teams of 3 with their teacher using … Continue reading

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Jaguar Maths Challenge Summer face to face race

The Innovation Centre was buzzing this morning with over 30 staff and children eager to learn about the Jaguar Maths in Motion Challenge and pit their mathematical skills against each other to see who could create the fastest car to … Continue reading

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Real Maths Challenge Final 2013

The League winners from this year’s Real Maths Challenge came face to face on the 9th July at The Innovation Centre Bradford. The nine  teams, from eight different schools, were competing for the prize of a cinema afternoon for their class. … Continue reading

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Real maths challenge 2012/13

Thankyou to all who have participated in this years challenge. Yet again it has been exciting to see how mathematics has been used in real life situations and we have been impressed by the quality of the submissions from each … Continue reading

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Final League Tables for the Real Maths Challenge 2012/13

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Real Maths Challenge League Tables after Challenge 5

Some of you found that if you calculated the perimeter and area of the windows using centimetres, you ended up with very large numbers for the area. When you then tried to convert the area in square cm to square … Continue reading

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Updated Real Maths Challenge League Tables

These are the two leagues that have had changes to them. See previous post for all other leagues. Philipa and I have been working on challenge 4, which is being emailed out to you as I type! Please encourage your … Continue reading

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Real Maths Challenge – Christmas Bargains

What an exciting morning Mark and I have had. We have been looking through your Challenge 3 entries. They are fab-u-lous. We hope that you enjoyed the challenge. You certainly found some fantastic bargains and some special offers that were … Continue reading

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Real Maths Challenge 2012-13

What a fantastic morning Mark and I have had, marking the submissions for Challenge 1. You have taken a very simple idea of exploring 2d shape through pictures and have produced inspiring answers. We are looking forward to seeing how … Continue reading

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G and T Outdoor Maths Day

On Monday, 54 children from 9 different schools took part in an outdoor learning day with maths as the main focus. John Davie, head teacher at Harden Primary School, the Curriculum ICT team and Phil Lowde (Bear and Lapor Ltd) … Continue reading

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