Features of great A level mathematics lessons

Cambridge

Overview

This course is designed to provide participants with a range of ideas that can form the basis of outstanding teaching and learning in A level mathematics.

Aims

  • To exemplify features of outstanding A level Mathematics lessons (using content from the topics of differentiation and trigonometry) with teaching ideas and ready-to-use resources.
  • To give teachers first-hand experience of a lesson in which these features are applied.
  • To present research evidence related to effective teaching.
  • To promote discussion about features of outstanding mathematics lessons and how to embed in teaching.

Who will benefit from attending?

Teachers who have knowledge of the background mathematics contained in year 1 pure mathematics topics and wish to develop their teaching.

Content

09.00 Registration and refreshments

09.30 Welcome and introduction

09.45 Teaching differentiation

10:40 Coffee break

11.00 Teaching trigonometry 

12.10 Lunch break

13:00 Arithmetic series lesson followed by reflection

14:10 Coffee break

14:30 What we know from research about the most effective teaching

          Supporting participants with ideas for upcoming topics

15:20 Evaluation

15:30 Close

Eligibility

Teachers from state funded and independent schools

Key Facts

Event ref:

#6515

Audience:

Teachers

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics

Mathematical focus:

Pure

Event format:

Face-to-face Professional Development

Event length:

6 hours

Region:

East of England

Venue:

Centre for Mathematical Sciences,
Wilberforce Road,
Cambridge,
CB3 0WA

Date:

Mon 14th Oct 2019

Course times:

09:00 - 15:30

Fee:

Free for state funded schools

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Queries?

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

Helen Harris
[email protected]

The AMSP, through MEI, holds the NCETM CPD Standard

National Centre for Excellence in the teaching of Mathematics

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