# Category: ActivInspire

## Sequences

Activities where sequences are generated and next, 10th, 100th and nth terms are found. Animations...

## 2022 Digits Problem (Update – 12 January)

The 4 digits of 2022 can be used to make numbers. You decide what to allow. Here we allow the four...

## Populations and the UK Census 2021

Sunday 21 March is Census day in England and Wales and continues the 10 year trend (except for...

## Circumference of a Circle

Lesson visual of PowerPoint/ActivInspire Find the circumference of a circle from polygons...

## The Bird Box

An ideal activity for January, early February for KS2/3: adapted, with permission, from Activity...

## 6 Square Challenge

Everything you need for this activity including presentation media of problem and solutions,...

## 2021: Making numbers using all the four digits

A super activity where we can make the numbers from 1 to 27 using a few simple rules. Good for...

## Baby Adult Ratio

Baby and adult skeletons drawn to the same height. See how a baby’s head is much bigger, in...

## Body Maths: Scatter Graphs

Lesson on scatter graphs inspired by Africa Counts, Claudia Zaslavsky’s excellent book on...

## Writing Functions and Inverse Functions

Find the inverse of a function given by two operations on a number (one multiply by, the other...

## Functions

Lesson where you are given four inputs and two operations (multiply and add or subtract) to create...

## Dice Games

Interactive excel activity that simulates four games of rolling two dice. Originally part of the...

## SS6 Representing 3D Shapes

Super activity from the original Standards Unit Improving Learning in Mathematics but now supplied...

## SS3 Dissecting A Square

Super activity from the original Standards Unit Improving Learning in Mathematics but now supplied...

## Squares and Other Powers

Recognise/use different representations of squares and square roots, cubes and cube roots and...

## Factors and Prime Factors

Recognise/use multiples, factors (divisors), highest common factor, lowest common multiple and...

## Pie Chart Resources

Introductory lesson plan for pie charts including pie chart blanks with 24, 30, 36, 40, and 50...

## Circles

Plenty of material here to support work on circles including links helpful sites for definitions,...

## The Centre of a Triangle

A super activity where pupils can decide how to find the centre of a triangle: then you may have...

## Four 4s

A classic problem from the 19th century that can used as an introduction to priority of operations...

## Tangram Fractions

Fold or draw out the tangram parts from a one unit square. A popular activity. Create objects...

## Pi Day 2017

Here are plenty of activities, many of them interactive, to use on pi day, (March 14) –...

## Fractions in Flipcharts

The only file you need to show any fraction properly on an ActivInspire flipchart. Drag this...

## 2017 Problem Activities

Ideas for problem solving and mathematical reasoning using 2017 including: what is the smallest...

## Pi Day 2016

Here are plenty of activities to use on pi day (March 14) – Monday in 2016. See also the...