Welcome to Fernvale Primary School

Challenge Area


You will amaze yourself with what you can achieve with plenty of careful thinking, hard work and perseverance!


At Fernvale we value the importance of challenge and we encourage our pupils to relish difficult tasks.

Below you can find different resources and websites to challenge your maths, English and science skills. Remember, it is always a good idea to make sure that you get plenty of practice at the things you find more difficult. This way you can help yourself to improve.

Your teachers would love to hear about any work you try from this area.


Foundation Maths Challenge Cards

Download these cards and see how many of the challenges you can complete.

Maths Challenge 1
Maths Challenge 4
Maths Challenge 7
Maths Challenge 10
Maths Challenge 2
Maths Challenge 5
Maths Challenge 8
Maths Challenge 11
Maths Challenge 3
Maths Challenge 6
Maths Challenge 9


Try out some of the problem solving activities from the brilliant NRICH website. 
Key Stage 1 | Stage 2


Woodland Junior

A collection of games covering a wide variety of maths and english skills. 
Maths | English

SumDog Maths Games

A collection of interactive and fun educational games for all abilities.


Phonics Play

This website is a favourite for practising phonics. To access all of the games you must subscribe, but there are plenty of free resources which you can try.

As a guide to which phase to choose here are how the main phases for each year group.

  • Foundation: Phases 1 to 4
  • Year 1: Phase 5
  • Year 2: Phase 6
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