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Match Fixtures challenge


Match Fixtures challenge

KS1/Foundation, KS2
Analysing data, Problem-solving

This 'maths in the context of football' challenge will help pupils develop problem-solving skills, such as working systematically, analysing data and mathematical reasoning. Pupils can apply their maths knowledge to real-life football industry problems, in this case by working out a football fixture list.

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How long does it take to deliver this pack?

clock Time required varies

Learning outcomes

Pupils will be able to:

  • develop methods of finding combinations.
  • develop methods to ensure all possible outcomes are found and recorded

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Match Fixtures challenge

These delivery notes contain learning objectives and outcomes as well as suggested resources required for delivering this challenge. They also contain relevant curriculum links, a glossary for pupils and notes and answers to the activity and resource sheets.