Maths mini-project "Smoothies" - (ideal year 6 after SATs)

A fun Maths Project based around smoothies, contains 5 lesson ideas which could be extended further over 2 weeks and also linked in with healthy eating.

Pupils work in pairs or teams:
-Split into teams and discuss the skills required

  • Calculate costings with proportion and division -which is best value? (can link in with supermarket offers)
    -Complete an optional practical measuring out (requires juice/squash and water and measuring equipment) (could link in with converting units)
    -Design a product and advertise (option to make video ad and link with persuasive writing)
    -Create a net of the product - (could link in with volume/surface area)
  • Complete reasoning problems with a smoothie theme based on recipes and proportion
    Perfect for a summer term project and ideal year 6 after SATs.

This resource contains a powerpoint with answers and printable sheets.


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Created: Apr 27, 2017

Updated: Jun 12, 2018


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