In Australia the currency is the Australian dollar, look up the **value of the Australian dollar to the British pound**. Can you represent this value as a percentage? How much money is in your bank account? Could you convert this to Australian dollars and cents?

**Extension: Write down a sum/formula/algorithm **to convert one British pound to one Australian dollar.

**Anzac biscuits** were sent over to Australian and New Zealand soldiers in WW1 as the ingredients do not spoil easily. Bake some Anzac biscuits (you can find a recipe online) Can you list** ratios** of your ingredients? Example: how many parts flour to sugar? The following link may help: https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/topics/zsq7hyc

Find out the** population** of each state and territory in Australia. Represent this information on a **bar graph**. Can you write some questions about your graph and ask a friend/family member to answer them using the data shown. E.g. Which state has the highest populations? What is the difference between the state/territory with the highest and lowest population?

Look up the** area** of the UK and the area of Australia. Approximately how many times can UK fit into Australia? Estimate first and then calculate.

Do some research into Australia’s multiculturalism; can you find some **data and represent this on a pie chart**?

**Create a number code** for the alphabet (e.g. a =1 b=2 be a bit more adventurous than this example) write your theme words using this code – can anyone crack your codes?!

Now ask an adult to write some addition, subtraction, multiplication and division sums in this code. Can you **decode **these and then solve them?

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