Free resources for teaching and assessment of key mathematical processes for 11-16 year olds

Design a table

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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