An activity to choose the right length of ribbon to wrap a present. Choose the pairs of ribbons, using length, that will wrap each present. Ask the pupils which is the longest and shortest. How would they describe the one in the middle?
Save coins for the presents. Different levels of ability.The popular 12 Games of Christmas are now free on TES iboard. Select the correct coins to save for the 5 presents, one-by-one. Lots of differentiated levels are available to set prices and coins suitable for your children.
Make your own wrapping paper patterns. Ask pupils to design their own wrapping paper, using repeating patterns of images. Compare the designs made by different pupils... how did they use patterns differently? Did they use a sequence of images?
Set angles and power to catch the present. The popular 12 Games of Christmas are now free on TES iboard. Set the angle and power to fling the elf. The challenge? Catch the present AND land in the sack. This is an online version of our popular iPhone and iPad apps and is best viewed on those devices - download them for free from the app store.