Hertfordshire Year 10 Enrichment Day
- To provide students with presentations and activities that stimulate mathematical thinking.
- To allow students to work with mathematicians from other schools.
09.00 Arrival, registration and initial tasks
09.25 Welcome and Introduction – Val Pritchard / Ben Sparks
09.45 Power to a power – Val Pritchard
10:15 Workshop 1
11.15 Break (group competition deadline at 11:30)
11:30 Workshop 2
12:30 Lunch break (individual competition deadline at 13:00)
Please bring a packed lunch. (Buffet lunch provided for staff.)
13:15 Follow-up to the competitions
13:40 Creation of Number – Ben Sparks
14:40 Summing up and prizes
Matt Scroggs: Mathematical braiding
Val Pritchard: Practical task and quiz (teams will be mixed from different schools)
Materials and Equipment
Pen, pencil, ruler and Casio calculator
Lunch: Students should bring their own packed lunch and drinks.
Buffet lunch provided for teachers and presenters.
Supervision: Teachers will be asked to stay with their students, who should stay in the lobby / lecture theatre except when they are using the toilets.
Photos: Photos should not be taken with students from other schools in the background.
Students from state funded schools
East of England
University of Hertfordshire,
Thu 16th Jan 2020
09:00 - 15:00
If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact: