Maths Picnic

Brighton

Overview

Maths Picnic is a fun educational challenge for Year 9 girls which tests problem-solving and teamwork skills. Teams of three students will test their maths skills with our all-you-can-eat picnic of problems!

The Picnic is similar in format to the year 10 Maths Feast

Aims

  • Improve problem-solving skills using recreational maths
  • Improve teamwork and communication skills

Who will benefit from attending?

Maths Picnic is open to all Year 9 girls who want to improve their mathematical and teamwork skills.

Content

There are several rounds requiring different skills and strategies for success. The event takes about two hours, and awards will be given for the winning team of each round.

Materials and Equipment

Calculators and equipment such as rulers and protractors are not permitted - this competition is based on your brain power alone!

Other Information

There are no heats or finals, so participants can take materials back to their schools and use them to enrich learning in the classroom.

Key Facts

Event ref:

#9806

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 9

Curriculum focus:

11-16 maths

Mathematical focus:

Problem solving, Reasoning

Event format:

Enrichment

Region:

South

Venue:

Brighton Girls School,
Montpelier Road,
Brighton,
East Sussex,
BN1 3AT

Start date:

Wed 8th Jun 2022

Course times:

10:00 - 12:00

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Queries?

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

Hazel Santineer
[email protected]
07919576182

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