This maths collection is packed with innovative Christmas calculations. Try these teaching resources to add a taste of the season to your classroom sums.
Use Christmas pictures to help pupils work out fractions.
It’s time to stir in the currants and add a dash of Brandy…but things could get disastrous if pupils don’t think through timings and servings correctly.
The shop’s till has broken in the busy run-up to Christmas! Try these shopping-themed tasks to test pupils’ mental maths.
There’ll be no presents this year: Santa Claus is dead! This murder mystery task asks pupils to work out who the humbug culprit is.
Pupils can practise adding and subtracting baubles with this festive worksheet.
Santa’s timetable is tight, but he must stick to it if he’s going to reach every good boy and girl in time.
These Sudoku puzzles are dressed up as Christmas presents for some seasonal fun.
Pupils can practise counting from one to twelve with this fun activity which asks them to rewrite the classic Christmas song.
This great selection of festive activities will help you count down the days to Christmas.
Pupils can tally Santas, Christmas trees and presents in this bar chart activity.
A Christmas quiz packed with seasonal sums.
Which decade was best for Christmas music? Students try to decide in this mathematic investigation.
A pack of Christmas puzzles for secondary students to solve.
A relay race where students work in teams to solve puzzles.
Light up the Christmas tree in this activity where students can practise operations with negative numbers.
Students can create a 3D Christmas scene using the Autograph player. TES maths adviser Craig Barton shows you how in this tutorial video.
Let pupils practise ratios while making sure that Santa’s reindeers get fed.
This perimeter and area activity is inspired by the Coca-Cola Christmas adverts.