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  • Challenges
    Maths Week Scotland Daily Challenge

    Our Maths Week Scotland daily challenges are back for 2022! Each morning during Maths Week Scotland, a new puzzle is set by the Scottish Mathematical Council will be shared on BBC Bitesize. You'll get a hint of how to solve it, and the answers will be published after 12:00 each day.

    So join in, see if you can work out the answers and have fun doing it!

    Below we'll share a preview of the challenges each day. You can find all the challenge details and videos at BBC Bitesize. Suitable for upper primary/ early secondary.

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    Maths Wi Nae Borders

    Inspired by the annual Mathématiques sans Frontières contest, this mini-competition is for any class to complete together.

    To take part follow these steps:

    • Download the competition pack
    • Complete with your class
    • Save your entries with a file name including your School Name and Class Name
    • Submit your entries via the Challenge form below before 22 October 2022

    Any questions please email

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    Maths Inside

    Maths inside is returning for Maths Week Scotland 2022! Maths inside is a photo competition open to everyone in Scotland. The categories this year are: in the wild, complete the pattern, and the ‘why’ of shapes. Can you see the maths inside?

    Maths is part of our daily life, have you ever thought about it? The home, exercise route, daily dog walks and the weekly shop turned into a playground… this is your chance to get creative and make mathematical connections!

    Submit your photos with the maths inside sticker on them to enter the competition. You can enter up to three photos, one per category. Entries will be accepted from 1st September until 11:59pm on 3rd October (please note new deadline), with an online prize ceremony on Saturday 5th November.

    Visit the maths inside website for further details about the competition, information on how to submit your entries, and the full terms & conditions.

    For further inspiration, check out maths inside on Instagram and Facebook, for galleries of past winners, and follow maths inside on Twitter for further news and updates.

  • Challenges

    Celebrate maths and bring children together across Scotland with a fun online maths contest from Sumdog, taking place 23rd-29th September 2022.

    The contest is completely free to enter and is a fantastic way to motivate children and encourage teamwork as they battle it out against schools to become Maths Week Scotland champions.

    Help develop children’s number fluency as they answer quick-fire questions in game format. Personalised questions also help to build pupil confidence as they answer questions tailored to their individual level.

    Visit to enter your class for free today.

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    Scotland Rocks

    Does your school want to take part in a country-wide times tables competition? Times Tables Rock Stars will be running an online competition for all schools in Scotland.