Grade 4 & 5

Horizons Daily Math Challenge









Find the sum of all the ages of people living in your home.


In what year will you be double your current age? In what year will you be triple your current age?


What number am I?
I am less than 25 x 10 and greater than
22 x 10. I am a multiple of 5. I am odd. The sum of my digits is 10.


Figure your age in months. How many months old are you?


Have a scavenger hunt for real-world examples of right angles.


Count the number of windows and doors in your home.

 Determine if these numbers are odd or even.


Find a chapter book you want to read. If you read this book in exactly one week, how many pages would you have to read each day?


Make a list up to 100 of all the multiplication facts that are doubles (ex. 1 x 1). Do you notice any patterns?


Write a schedule for tomorrow that includes hours and minutes of your activities.


What fraction of the people that live in your house are adults?


Record the temperature for 5 days. What is the difference between the highest and lowest temperature?


How many hours did you sleep last night?


Woke up:________

Hours:___ Minutes:___


I am thinking of an even number. It is greater than 7 x 6 and less than 6 x 10. It has a factor of 7. What is it?


See how many different ways you can divide 36 colored pencils equally. Write a division equation for each way you find.


A vet saw 26 dogs in one day. How many paws did she treat?


There are 20 legs in the farmyard. What animals are there? Draw a picture.


Choose a book. Without opening it, estimate the number of pages in the book. Open the book and find out! How close was your estimate?


If you bought 2 ice creams every day this week, how many ice creams would you buy?


Stand in the same spot in the morning, in the afternoon, and in the evening. What did you notice about your shadow?


It takes 97 licks to finish a freeze-pop. It takes 72 licks to finish a fudgesicle. About how many more licks does it take to finish a freeze- pop?


If a candy bar costs 87 and you pay with a one dollar bill, how much change will you get?


A package of popsicles has 6 popsicles. How many packages would you need for 18 kids?


Count out 24 objects. Divide them into 2 groups. How many are in each group? Do the same for 3, 4, 6, 8 and 12 groups.


Fold a piece of paper in half 2 times. Open it. How many rectangles? Now, fold it in half 3 times. How many rectangles? 4 times? Can you find a pattern?


Weigh yourself. Find something in your house that weighs about the same as you.


How many different number sentences (equations) can you make that have a sum of 12?


Each daisy has 6 petals. How many petals on 5 daisies?


How many minutes are in 2 hours? What is something that takes 2 hours to do?