Circus towers: Square stacks
Work out how many acrobats are needed to form square-shaped human towers. How many in the base? How many acrobats altogether?
|Year level(s)||Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|
|Purpose||Student task, Home practice tasks|
|Strand and focus||Number, Algebra|
|Topics||Multiplication and division, Patterns and algebra|
|AC: Mathematics content descriptions||
ACMNA056 Recall multiplication facts of two, three, five and ten and related division facts
ACMNA074 Investigate number sequences involving multiples of 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9
ACMNA098 Identify and describe factors and multiples of whole numbers and use them to solve problems
ACMNA122 Identify and describe properties of prime, composite, square and triangular numbers
|National numeracy learning progression||
Number patterns and algebraic thinking
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