Potatoes in Action

Mel Ferguson
Year 5, Mt. Carmel School, Yass, NSW

Students of all ages love the opportunity to create their own spudlete, author its personal story and coach it in its chosen sports. Teachers from a wide range of schools across several countries have delighted in the opportunity for cross curriculum learning in language, mathematics, social studies, art, music and more. What mathematics can you see embedded in these photos?

Click the Olympic Oath photo to see its companion Cube Tube video.

Green Line

Potato Olympics Oath.

Ramp Roll

Target Roll


Potato Field Hockey

6 Pin Bowling

Shot Put

50m Dash



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