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Imagine you are on a desert island with nothing but a pack of playing cards. Do you have to stop learning mathematics? Of course not, there are many fascinating mathematical activities you can enjoy and here are some ideas.

• Long Line Make a line of cards so that consectutive card totals are odd, even, prime or square;
• Make 15 Take turns to select a card. The first person to make a sum of 15 with their cards wins;
• Card Tower Find the rule for the number sequence created while building a tower or bridge of cards;
• Squares Use nine playing cards to form a magic, unmagic, prime or sum square;
• Snap! There are many ways to play snap and include numeracy facts in the rules;
• Times Tables The more ways you can practice your times tables the better. Here are some ideas;
• Greater A really interesting way to explore probability while having fun at the same time;
• More ... There is an ever-growing list of other activities for learning Mathematics with cards;

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Level 1 - Contents

Level 2 - Long Line

Level 3 - Make 15

Level 4 - Card Tower

Level 5 - Squares

Level 6 - Snap!

Level 7 - Times Tables

Level 8 - Greater

Level 9 - More ...

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