Factors and Multiples

I want to share a few different activities that I use with pupils when working on factors and multiples.

  • Finding the highest common factor. This is a problem solving activity I made to provide some extra challenge¬†when finding the highest common factor. Working in small groups the pupils have to match¬†a pair of numbers and a highest common factor. The trick is that there are different sets of numbers which will give the same highest common factor. I found that this tested the perseverance of my pupils.

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