Gold Maths
Week A & B Maths

Week A 

Day 1 

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Lesson description: 

We're kicking off our summer school with some activities on rounding numbers. Watch the video and then complete the questions in the booklet, before having a go at the Rocket Rounding game (click the link below to play this): as you are in Gold group, you are not allowed to use the number line and have at rounding using decimal places!

Day 2  

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Lesson description: 

Today we're looking at negative numbers and calculating intervals across zero. The video and questions in the booklet will leaving you feeling so positive about negative numbers that helping the Minus Miners to save their village will be a breeze! Click on the link below to play the game to stretch your knowledge when you have finished the other activities.

Day 3

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Lesson description: 

It's puzzle day today as we look to solve magic squares using addition and subtraction, as well as building on the work we did yesterday on positive and negative numbers. Once you've watched the video and the completed the questions in the book, why not challenge yourself on the Magic Square game by clicking the link below. What level can you get up to?

Day 4

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Lesson description: 

It's always worth practising - today we're using formal written methods for long multiplication; something that you can easily forget over a long summer holiday. As a special treat, once you've watched the video and completed the questions in the book, why not treat yourself to a game of multiplication bowling; just click the link below.

Day 5

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Lesson description: 

Today's video is a recap of all the topics that we have covered this week. Once you've watched the video, complete the end of week online quiz below to win a certificate!

Week B

Day 1 

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Lesson description: 

This week we begin by working out mean averages using data sets - an extremely valuable skill. Once you've mastered the basics after watching the video and completing the questions in the booklet, you'll be able to hone your skills by playing Math Tank Average - one of our favourite maths games! Just click on the link below.

Day 2  

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Lesson description: 

Today is all about Arithmagons, those addictive pyramid puzzles that really get you thinking about addition and subtraction! Once you've learned a few techniques to solve the puzzles quickly and practised the questions in the booklet, challenge yourself on the Arithmagon online game! Can you complete those level 10 brain teasers?! Click on the link below to find out!

Day 3

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Lesson description: 

Today is all about ratio and proportion; an area of knowledge that is crucial to bakers, engineers, medics and many other professions. After watching the video and answering the questions in the booklet, today's game is Ratio Blaster, an arcade game where you need to defend the moon from an alien invasion! Super exciting and it'll really help to develop your skills in this area of maths!