Breakout Maths Challenges
Have a go at two print and play maths challenges where learners are set the challenge to find a secret code.
Each challenge requires learners to work through a set of problems resulting in a 4-digit number. Each challenge comes with leader/teacher instructions, learner instructions, and materials to complete the challenge.
The Magician’s Secret
Use algebra to learn the new value of playing cards.
Return of the Crystal
The Science Museum in London urgently need their crystal back, figure out the quickest route from Arbroath back to London.
This resource was developed by STEM Ambassadors in collaboration with Maths Week Scotland (2020)
For STEM Educators
Each challenge contains instructions for the leader/educator including a list of relevant experiences and outcomes. These challenges are also suitable for Young STEM Leaders to deliver as part of their award.
For STEM Ambassadors
Each challenge contains instructions for the leader and could be a fun activity to deliver when working with a group.