Taking Maths Further - A Year 10 Enrichment Event

Leeds

Overview

The Advanced Mathematics Support Programme invites you to a day of stimulating mathematical talks and activities designed to help students see the usefulness and fun of maths beyond the curriculum.   

Schools may bring up to 12 students and an accompanying teacher free of charge; this event is open to all state schools. 

Aims

  • To offer students a taste of mathematics beyond GCSE
  • To provide information about maths courses available post-16.
  • To encourage students to take maths and further maths A levels, or core maths.

Who will benefit from attending?

Any Year 10 students who may study maths beyond GCSE, especially those who may be undecided.

Content

10:15 - 10:30 Arrival and registration

10:30 - 10:45  Opening talk

10:45 - 11:30 Workshop 1

11:35 - 12:20 Workshop 2

12:20 - 13:15 Lunch and tour (bring packed lunch)

13:15 - 14:00 Workshop 3

14:00 - 14:30 Closing talk

Materials and Equipment

Students should bring pens or pencils, a water bottle and packed lunch.

Lunch and drinks will be provded for teachers.

Other Information

You are invited to bring a group of Year 10 students to this event; the group will need to be accompanied by an adult/adults from school who will be responsible for them during the day.

Details on how to get there and car parking can be found here:

Key Facts

Event ref:

#9917

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 10

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics, A level Further Mathematics, Core Maths

Mathematical focus:

Problem solving

Event format:

Enrichment

Event length:

4 hours

Region:

Yorkshire and the Humber

Venue:

University of Leeds,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS2

Date:

Mon 4th Jul 2022

Course times:

10:30 - 14:30

State-sector subsidy:

West Yorkshire

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Queries?

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

Avril McLeer
[email protected]
07711818185

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