### Archive

Archive for the ‘Numeracy across the Curriculum’ Category

## Time of Major Events – Time

October 24, 2012 Comments off

Times of Events

## Match the historical events and the time they took place

Time of Historical Events pdf

Time of Events

## Tenses – Time

October 24, 2012 Comments off

Past Present Future

Past Present Future2

Time English Tenses

## Salvador Dali – Time

October 13, 2012 Comments off

Dali Clocks

Dali QR

## Food Tech and Mental Maths

October 6, 2012 Comments off

Mental Maths quiz

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Transcript:

Food Tech Mental Maths 1

Food Tech Mental Maths 2

Food Tech mental maths QR

## Estimation – History

October 6, 2012 Comments off

Above are pictures representing: The Battle of Britain, Waterloo and the Battle of Hastings

• Estimate how long ago each of the events took place
• Discuss with your friends when you believe each event took place
• Look up the correct dates and see how close you were
• Now estimate again how long ago each event took place
• Check using subtraction exactly how long ago

Estimation history QR

## Numeracy within Art

October 6, 2012 Comments off

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This painting is called the “Weeping Woman” by Picasso.

• How does Picasso convey the anguish and pain of the “Weeping Woman?”
• What are the main colours used within the painting and why might Picasso have used them?
• Estimate what percentage of the painting is yellow
• Estimate what percentage of the painting is red
• Estimate what percentage of the painting is green
• Estimate what percentage of the painting is blue

Art estimation QR

## Religion and Ordering Numbers

September 25, 2012 Comments off

Religions

What religions are represented by the four symbols above?

Arrange the religions in order of how many followers you believe they have, from least to greatest

Research what the actual numbers of followers are for each religion and re-order

Extension: Choose one religion and consider where in the world it’s followers are concentrated. What other countries have a high proportion of that religion? What reasons can you give for the distribution of that religion?

This world religion map may help: World Religion Map

Religion QR