Mathematical Riddle


Improve pupils vocabulary through the logical process to solve the riddle. Students will need to use synonyms, metaphors, paraphrases to solve a mathematics problem 

Time Needed:

  • 30 minutes

Age of Wtudents:

  • 9-11 years

Group Size:

  • 4 students per group (4 groups)

Materials Needed:

  • A diary and a pen! 

Description of the Tool:

  • Split the classroom into groups
  • Explain to the students that this activity is a game: Mathematical Riddle
  • Give enough time to solve the activity
  • Get back the answers and discuss in plenary

‘Mathematical Riddle’

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