Year 10 Core Maths Enrichment Morning



This FREE event is open to Year 10 Students and their teachers and aims to showcase how mathematical 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.

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. 


0900-0930 Arrival and registration

0930-0950 Introduction - 

0950-1050 Session 1 - How does a payday loan work?

1050-1100 Break

1100-1150 Session 2 - Who should win?

1150-1235 Session 3-  Estimating from nothing

1235-1300 Plenary and closing 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! This might be a good opportunity for you to see whether there is a demand for Core Maths in your school.

The capacity of the event is 50. If you want to bring more than 20 students, please email Chris Luke ([email protected]).

Key Facts

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Target year:

Year 10

Curriculum focus:

11-16 maths, Core Maths

Mathematical focus:

Problem solving

Event format:


Event length:

4 hours


East Midlands


Kedleston Road campus,
Room N412 ,
Kedleston Road,
DE22 1GB


Thu 20th Jun 2019

Course times:

09:30 - 13:00

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

Teacher Support Admin Team
[email protected]
01225 716494

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