Year 6 - Making Mathematicians

Overview

This free event will offer pupils the opportunity to explore what it means to work as mathematicians. The day will consist of highly interactive problem-solving workshops led by the NRICH team.

Schools are welcome to bring up to a maximum of 10 students, subject to availability of places, plus accompanying teacher(s). We would encourage the accompanying teacher to be a Primary Mathematics teacher or a Primary Mathematics Subject Leader.

This event is open to school groups from UK state-maintained schools/academies only, and places must be pre-booked.
 

Aims


To introduce young mathematicians to a range of favourite NRICH tasks that will give them the opportunity to develop their problem solving, reasoning and fluency skills.

Who will benefit from attending?

Curious, enthusiastic and thoughtful Year 6 pupils who enjoy collaborative problem solving. The staff who accommpany their pupils will have the opportunity to see members of the NRICH team modelling the use of NRICH tasks and observe how their pupils respond. 
 

Agenda

Registration starts from 09:30 with the first session starting at 10:00.

09:30 - 10:00
Registration
 
10:00 - 10:30 Opening Plenary

10:35 - 11:25

Workshop 1

11:25 - 11:40
 
Break
11:40 - 12:30 Workshop 2

12:30 - 13:10

Lunch (please bring a packed lunch)
13:10 - 14:00
Workshop 3
 
14:00
End

Key Facts

Aimed at:

Year 6 children of all abilities

Cost:
Free to all UK state maintained schools/academies. 
 
Numbers:
Maximum 10 pupils per school.

Venue:
Date:

Tue 7th July 2020

Times:

09:30 - 14:00

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact us.