Primary Mathematics Sessions

Problem Solving in the School Grounds
From finding shapes and using estimation to working out the height of a tree, your children will be challenged and supported to solve mathematical problems in your school grounds. This fun session will test teams of mixed-ability children to use their analytical and creative brains. Suitable for Year 1 - Year 6. Curriculum links: Measurement and geometry

Mathematical Playground Games
A fun session that will demonstrate the power of play when learning and applying maths. In mixed-ability teams, the children will participate in a variety of games that will hone their mathematical skills. They will then be challenged to come up with some of their own! Suitable for Year 1 - Year 6. Curriculum links: Problem solving and application of skills

Maths Trails
Explore the mathematical possibilities of your grounds to create a maths trail for your school. Each team of mixed-ability children will have the opportunity to complete a variety of maths based enquiries which they will then put together to form their own trail for others to try. Suitable for Year 1 - Year 6. Curriculum links: Problem solving and application of skills

KS1 Beach Maths
Apply your subject knowledge to solve maths problems on the beach. Suitable for Year 1 - Year 2. Curriculum links: Problem solving


Outdoor and Sustainability Education Service
The EWE Centre,
Esh Winning Primary School
The Wynds, Esh Winning,
Durham, DH7 9BE