Essex & Suffolk Year 10 Enrichment Day

Colchester

Overview

A day of mathematical activities and talks with the opportunity for students to meet enthusiasts of their own age from other schools.

The emphasis of the day will be that mathematics can be both engaging and challenging.

Who will benefit from attending?

We hope that you will be able to bring a group of up to 16 students who would benefit from the challenge of this event.

Content

The students will be given three interactive and engaing talks covering topics which are not usually covered within the standard curriculum.  Talks will be given by experienced mathematics outreach presenters. A group activity will be held after lunch encouraging collaborative learning with the added prospect of a prize for the best group work.

TimeSession
09:20Arrival, registration and puzzle sheet
09:40Welcome and introduction
10:00Interactive Talk 1
11:00Break
11:20Interactive Talk 2
12:20Lunch break
13:00Group Activity
14:00Interactive Talk 3
14:40Summing up and prizes
14:45Close

Materials and Equipment

Students will need to have a pencil, ruler and some scrap paper .

Other Information

Students should bring their own packed lunch and drinks. Buffet lunch provided for teachers and presenters.

Please include travel plans and requirements upon application as parking is limited.

Eligibility

Places are limited to a maximum of 16 per school. Applicants will receive an email to indicate that sufficient places are available. An email will be sent to the senior teacher so that they can confirm that cover has been arranged and places can then be formally allocated.

Key Facts

Event ref:

#5664

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 10

Curriculum focus:

11-16 maths

Event format:

Enrichment

Event length:

5.5 hours

Region:

East of England

Venue:

Univeristy of Essex,
Wivenhoe Park,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO4 3SQ

Date:

Mon 1st Apr 2019

Course times:

09:15 - 14:45

Fee:

Free

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Queries?

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

Joe Bailey
[email protected]

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