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

School holidays

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School holidays pupil stimulus
School holidays teacher notes
School holidays progression table
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Description: Pupils consider what factors might affect the choice of dates for school holidays, and use these to determine the holiday dates for an alternative school year. They will need to identify constraints and find compromises between conflicting requirements.

Suitability: Pupils working in small groups

Time: One hour upwards

Equipment: Lists of term dates for school, year planners, calendars, internet access, spreadsheets

Key mathematical language: Scheduling, data analysis, decision-making