What is a Scorcher competition?

The Scorcher is a timed, online competition available in selected digital resources powered by Cambridge HOTmaths and Edjin. 


Students can compete against other students in their class or school or against students in their state by answering a series of multiple choice questions relating to the content they are working on.

The Scorcher is timed and students will see their score, the time it took them and their ranking after completing the quiz.

If student want to remain anonymous on a Scorcher leaderboard, they can go to the Account settings icon and check the box at the bottom of the page. 

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Scorcher competitions can be found at the end of a section or chapter in the Interactive Textbook. or teachers can Set a Scorcher Competition for a class. 

Teachers can add a Scorcher activity when setting a task. Click here for instructions on how to use the Task Manager.