Year 10 Core Maths Enrichment Morning (Peterborough)



The FREE event is open to Year 10 Students and their teachers and aims to showcase how maths skills are vital to a range of employment sectors and higher education courses.

Students will have the opportunity to see practical problems in context through workshops hosted by a variety of local and national employers and will learn how a Level 3 qualification in Core Maths can support their career choices and enhance their employability skills.


  • To provide students with a taste of Mathematics beyond GCSE.
  • To provide students and teachers information on how the Core Maths qualification may be relevant to them.
  • To give students a hands on experience of using mathematics in a contextual way.

Who will benefit from attending?

Year 10 students who are not considering doing A-level Maths but would benefit from studying more Maths beyond GCSE; this is targeted at students with a predicted GCSE grade of 4-6. This event is specifically designed for students who A-level maths might not be accessible. 


0845-0910 Arrival and registration

0910-0930 Introduction - 

0930-1030 Session 1 - How does payday loan work?

1030-1040 Break

1040-1130 Session 2 - who should win?

1130-1215 Session 3-  estimating from nothing

1215-1230 Plenary and closing 

Frequently Asked Questions

Students are welcomed in this event but we will be covering contents quite different to the A-level syllabus.

Yes! This might be a good opportunity for the school to test the water whether there is a demand for the qual in the school for future years.

It may be possible, please e-mail Lily about it.

Key Facts

Event ref:




Target year:

Year 10

Curriculum focus:

11-16 maths, Core Maths

Mathematical focus:

Statistics, Problem solving

Event format:


Event length:

4 hours


East of England


Abbey College, Ramsey,
Abbey Road,,
Hollow Ln, ,
Ramsey ,
PE26 1DG


Wed 19th Jun 2019

Course times:

09:00 - 12:30




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

Lily Tang-Gentile
[email protected]

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