Week 5 - Challenges for Year 3 and P4

Friday is challenge day on Bitesize Daily!

We've partnered with White Rose Maths to create a series of challenges to test your problem-solving skills. Each one gets a bit more difficult, so see how many you and your family can do together!

Let us know how you're getting on @bbcbitesize and @White Rose Maths with the hashtag #BitesizeChallenge.

Challenge 1

Jane is standing in a queue.

There are 5 people in front of her.

There are 2 people behind her.

How many people are in the queue?

Challenge 2

Rosie gives Mo 25 pence.

How much more money does Rosie have than Mo now?

Challenge 3


What is the value of the blue square?

Challenge 4

The perimeter of this regular hexagon is 42 cm.

Four of these hexagons are put together to make this shape.

What is the perimeter of the shape?

As a rough guide of difficulty level:

  • Challenge 1 and 2 are suitable for ages 5 to 7.

  • Challenge 3 to 4 are suitable for ages 7 to 9.

We want everyone to get involved with challenge day, so work together to solve as many as you can and share your solutions!


Challenge 1 - 8 people

Challenge 2 - 18 pence

Challenge 3 - The blue square is equal to 20

Challenge 4 - 98 cm

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