Year 10 Core Maths Enrichment Morning (Essex)
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 - What is core maths?
0930-1030 Session 1 - How does payday loan work?
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 possibly, please email Lily about it.
Yes! This might be a good opportunity for the school to test the water to see whether there is a demand for the qualification in the school for future years.
11-16 maths, Core Maths
East of England
Saffron Walden County High School,
Audley End Rd,
Saffron Walden ,
Wed 5th Jun 2019
09:00 - 12:30
If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact: