Year 10 Fun Maths DayWalsall
The AMSP and the University of Wolverhamptonare hosting a free Maths Enrichment Day aimed specifically at KS4 students.
On the day students will have the opportunity to get involved with three hands on workshops followed by a closing pleanary talk by our fantastic keynote speaker Ben Sparks, one of the Maths Inspiration presenters.
- To consider mathematics used in the real world
- To look at where mathematics is used in industry
- To show that mathematics can be fun
Who will benefit from attending?
This day is aimed specifically at KS4 students.
Workshop topics include Siegengineering, The Dragon Quiz and Dobble - The Maths Behind the Game.
Ben Sparks will talk about "Creation of Number".
Ben will take you on an entertaining journey through humanity’s attempts to wrestle with the deepest questions behind our day-to-day use of numbers, and their consequences.
Ben Sparks is a mathematician, musician, and public speaker. He gives maths talks and workshops around the world, and also works part time with the AMSP, and is based at the University of Bath, as a speaker, tutor and co-ordinator, running enrichment and CPD for maths teachers.
This is the second of two Year 10 Fun Maths Days.
The first is on 4th July 2019 at City Campus, Wolvehampton and the plenary speaker is Katie Steckles from the Maths Inspiration Team.
There is a £100 travel bursary available to schools in Priority Areas
Samuel Johnson Building (WN Building), Walsall Campus,
University of Wolverhampton,
Fri 5th Jul 2019
09:30 - 15:30
This event is free
If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact: