Christmas Costs

Christmas maths actvityHere is the first of several new Christmas themed mathsticks resources.

Christmas Costs is a worksheet resource  which offers children a problem solving starter. The focus is on calculating the 'imaginary' cost of a number of Christmas items.

Christmas maths worksheetThe challenge is presented in a colourful, engaging way and could be displayed on an interactive white board for large group work rather than as a printed sheet.

We will be posting more Christmas-themed maths resources between now and December, so watch this space!

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This item is a single page extract from our Christmas Activities 2010 eBook.

  

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angiemarti's picture

Oh, how i wish I would have

Oh, how i wish I would have found this themed learning activity in December! I'll have to wait until next year to use it now.
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felicity susans's picture

This is a great resource and

This is a great resource and has proved useful, to see how different children approach problem solving and using their knowledge.
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Great resource, thanks.

Great resource, thanks.
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Cathac's picture

Going to use this as a

Going to use this as a starter next week. Many thanks for sharing, it's saved me a lot of time.
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daisycat's picture

Looking forward to trying

Looking forward to trying this one out!
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 Saved my life again, my

 Saved my life again, my student will love this!
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breebeshears's picture

 This is a great resource.

 This is a great resource.
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timpljones7's picture

Trying to plan for next week

Trying to plan for next week but keep coming back to this site for ideas and how to make maths fun. I am sure I will be downloading much to make my lessons more fun and inspiring.
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kstar85's picture

Great resource!

Great resource!
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Wispa138's picture

What a fantastic resource.

What a fantastic resource. This website is brilliant for providing mathematical inspiration! :)
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BeckyT851's picture

This is fantastic - I have

This is fantastic - I have created a whole numeracy display based on this resource!  Thank you.
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topcat1978's picture

What a fabulous resource.

What a fabulous resource. Looks like great fun!
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angie's picture

Have been working on addition

Have been working on addition with my LA group and wanted a seasonal activity to consolidate their learning - this will be great, thanks.
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deeno's picture

Fantastic, an open ended

Fantastic, an open ended task...hours of amusement I hope!
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uniwin's picture

Another brilliant resource.

Another brilliant resource. Thankyou.
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dr1506's picture

I absolutely love all of your

I absolutely love all of your ideas. Thank you for such wonderful resources.
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