Pandora's Party Palace Maths Activity - Upper Years
16 mathematics problem solving task cards involving money in a real-world context.
Use this Pandora’s Party Palace Maths Activity when learning about money in the upper years.
Print, cut and laminate a class set to use during maths group activities or focus on one problem at a time as a whole class. Alternatively, give students a copy of a task card to glue into their books to solve independently. Provide students with a set of answer cards to check their working out.
Use the blank template to create your own questions and maths problems based on the catalogue for your class to solve.
This teaching resource includes:
- 2 x Pandora’s Party Palace catalogues
- 16 x maths problem solving cards
- 4 x blank maths problem solving cards
- 16 x answer cards.
Read more about using this resource to plan a real party in our blog Real World Mathematics | Exploring Maths with an End of Term Party.
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This resource now includes a set of answer cards.
Addition by Victoria (Teach Starter) Monday November 6, 2017
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