Maths Week Scotland 2021: Our World

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Maths Week Scotland will be back 27 September - 3 October 2021! We'll return with online events, activities and competitions!

The theme for Maths Week Scotland 2021 will be 'Our World'. We will explore the importance of maths in understanding and responding to the climate emergency, as well as continuing to find the maths in the natural world around us.

Two children engage in hands on activity at Aberdeen Science Centre


Pin Your School to the Map to become a Maths Week Scotland 2021 school and be the first to hear about events and resources for your class.

Can't wait til then? All our resources are available for free year round including many recorded talks and workshops.

Pupils enjoy a maths show in Dumfries and Galloway

Community Groups

Maths Week Scotland isn't just for schools! Our new communities section has activity suggestions and opportunities suitable for adult and family groups

Collaborators and Contributors

Maths Week Scotland is only possible with a huge range of organisations across Scotland hosting events, creating resources and getting involved.

If you or your organisation are interested in being part of Maths Week Scotland contact

Latest News and Events


Maths at Work Compilation Packs

We have pulled together all the 'Maths at Work' related activities from our past Activity Packs, to make it easier for you to access this content which can be reused year after year. The compilation packs align with the levels of the Scottish curriculum.


Facing the Future: Edinburgh Science Festival 2024

It's Spring in Edinburgh means, which means the return of the Edinburgh Science Festival (30 March - 14 April)! This years theme is Shaping the Future, and we've browsed through the programme to pick out some of our maths highlights for you.

29th Sep

Science Sunday at the National Museum of Flight

National Museum of Flight | | Free with museum admission
Celebrate Maths Tales with our Science Sunday at the National Museum of Flight