Chris McCord

Written 27 posts

Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge – Spring 2020 solutions

14th April 2020

You can find the solutions to this year’s Deputy First Minster’s Spring Maths Challenge in this post

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Give your views on the Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge

19th February 2020

Give your views on the Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge

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Deputy First Minister’s Christmas Maths Challenge 2019

20th December 2019

If you’re looking for the solutions to this year’s Christmas Maths Challenge, you’ve come to the right place!

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Maths Week Scotland is back!

21st August 2019

Maths Week Scotland will be back from 30 September – 6 October 2019. You can uncover the maths we take for granted in our lives, and see maths in a whole new light during Maths Week Scotland. Even if you haven’t thought about maths since your last lesson at school, there is something for everyone….

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Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge – Summer 2019 solutions

26th July 2019

You can find the solutions to this year’s Deputy First Minster’s Summer Maths Challenge below. We hope you had a great time cheering on the Scottish Women’s National Team at their first World Cup. Enjoy the rest of your summer! DFM Summer Maths Challenge solutions

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Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge – Easter 2019 solutions

16th April 2019

We hope you enjoyed this year’s Deputy First Minster’s Easter Maths Challenge. Let us know how you got on hunting for minibeasts! Please select this link to access the solutions

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Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge – Easter 2019 data

15th April 2019

If you weren’t able to get out hunting minibeasts during the Easter holidays – don’t worry! Just click the image below to see how we got on and use our data to colour in your graphs.

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Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge – Christmas 2018 solutions

4th January 2019

We hope you enjoyed the Deputy First Minster’s Christmas Maths Challenge – the solutions are below. Let us know how you got on with this year’s puzzles! Christmas Challenge 2018 Solutions

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Maths Week Scotland – Tuesday

11th September 2018

Day Two and the pace is picking up! Maths is such a broad area and we have loved seeing so many different aspects reflected in the activities being carried out outside, online, in nurseries, schools and universities. Unleash your creative side in the maths inside photo competition which looks for maths in our surroundings, with…

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Let’s Get Started! Maths Week Scotland: Monday

10th September 2018

Let’s Get Started! Maths Week Scotland: Monday It’s finally, here. Maths Week Scotland 2018 is a go and what a start! All over the country we have been seeing how schools and communities are celebrating. There is still time to get involved with competitions, activities and online at www.nms.ac.uk/maths. If you want to find out…

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