This activity tests your child’s maths skills and makes learning fun! Once they’ve worked out the speed you’re travelling at they can have fun with it and try working out how long it takes to get to somewhere on the opposite side of the world.
Top tip!Allow older kids to use your smartphone to research the 'Magic Triangle' to help calculate distance, speed and time.
About the activity
From the speed you’re travelling at and the time it will take to get to your destination, see if kids can work out how long it would take you to get to the opposite side of the world, or even to the Moon!