Design a table
Please make sure you are running the latest version of Internet Explorer (currently version 8) to open these files.
Description: Pupils design a table for a group of 5 people for daily use. The table must be extendable to accommodate 8 to 10 people for some occasions.
Suitability: Pupils working in groups or pairs
Time: 2–4 hours
Equipment: Tape measure, squared paper, isometric paper, pairs of compasses, table(s), tableware (plates etc), internet access
Key mathematical language: Length, width, area, perimeter, maximum, minimum, percentile, median, average, scale drawing, plan, elevation, isometric drawing