Using GeoGebra for A Level Mathematics

Sheffield

Overview

This course is aimed at A level Mathematics teachers who want to make more effective use of technology in the classroom. The use of GeoGebra will be explored for both teaching ideas and student tasks. There will also be a focus on using GeoGebra for the large data set.

Aims

  • To improve your skills in using GeoGebra in the teaching of A level Mathematics.
  • To explore activities for student use of GeoGebra.
  • To develop your skills in using GeoGebra to investigate the large data set.

Who will benefit from attending?

This course is suitable for all teachers of A level Mathematics. No previous experience of using GeoGebra is expected. 

Content

  • An introduction to using GeoGebra
  • How to create basic files for teaching
  • Student tasks for using GeoGebra
  • Using GeoGebra for the large data set

Materials and Equipment

Delegates are requested to bring a wifi enabled laptop.

Other Information

 A complementary course "Using GeoGebra for A level Further Mathematics" is also available on Thursday 30th January 2020: https://amsp.org.uk/events/details/6172

Course Leader: Tom Button

Tom Button is the Technology PD Lead for the Advanced Mathematics Support Programme and MEI's Mathematics Technology Specialist. He is an expert in the use of technology for the teaching and learning of mathematics and has presented a large number of professional development courses. He tweets about the use of technology in maths at @mathstechnology and blogs at digitalmathematics.blogspot.com.

To book your place on this event please email [email protected]

Key Facts

Event ref:

#6172

Audience:

Teachers

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics

Mathematical focus:

Use of technology

Event format:

Face-to-face Professional Development

Event length:

3 hours

Region:

Yorkshire and the Humber

Venue:

Mercia School,
Carter Knowle Road ,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S7 2DY

Date:

Thu 21st Nov 2019

Course times:

13:00 - 16:00

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Queries?

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

Simon Dawson
[email protected]

The AMSP, through MEI, holds the NCETM CPD Standard

National Centre for Excellence in the teaching of Mathematics

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