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Mastery in primary mathematicsMY002A19

Start Date05 Dec 2019
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
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BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £540.00
The essential idea behind mastery is that all children need to develop a deep understanding of the mathematics they are learning so that they can apply it to solve a variety of problems. Through using a wide range of strategies, pupils are supported through the use of manipulatives and models and challenged to...

Teaching guidance and support materials

These resources were published as the Numeracy and then the Primary National Strategy evolved and indicated needs in further guidance on teaching calculations and more materials for teaching specific ability groups of students.The collection contains:Numbers and patterns: laying foundations in mathematics focuses...
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2000 - 2009

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Mathematical Challenges for Able Pupils in Key Stages One and Two

This book of challenges for more able students from the National Numeracy Strategy contains puzzles and problems. These are accessible to a wide range of students. There are four separate files covering Years One and Two, Years Three and Four, and Years Five and Six and the solutions.The problems are intended to...
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2000 - 2009

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CREST Star Investigators

CREST Star Investigators is a UK-wide award scheme, run by the British Science Association that enables children to solve scientific problems through practical investigation. The activities focus on thinking about, talking about, and doing science. They are designed to be used primarily outside of class time and a...
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2010 to date

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Mathematics education policies and reports: Teaching and Learning

This collection of reports explores the teaching and learning of mathematics. The reports include:Mathematical Needs - The project comprised two reports which looked at the mathematical needs of Higher Education and employment and examined the mathematical needs of learners.Deep Progress in Mathematics: the Improving...
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2000 - 2009

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Astro Pi

Leading UK space organisations have joined forces with British ESA Astronaut Tim Peake and Raspberry Pi to offer students a chance to devise and code their own apps or experiment to run in space.Two Raspberry Pi computers are planned to be flown to the International Space Station (ISS) as part of Tim’s six month...
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2010 to date

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Number

This sub-collection of resources from the Virtual Text Book collection contains forty resources designed for use on an interactive whiteboard to aid the teaching and learning of a variety of topics in ‘Number’. Each resource is an interactive Excel worksheet to encourage teacher-student interaction. The topics covered...
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2000 - 2009

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Activity Case Study 14: Vicki Hodges

This STEMNET activity case study describes the work of Vicki Hodges as a STEM Ambassador. In a wide range of activities, she has helped to build a space station in an infant school, worked at careers fairs for older students and lectured at universities. Vicki has worked with all age groups and enjoys sharing her...
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2010 to date

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Zip Line

This resource challenges children to design and build something to carry a ping-pong ball from the top of a zip line to the bottom in four seconds (or less!). Useful in either class or as an after school club activity, it provides an opportunity for children to apply their knowledge of forces to solve a problem.
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2010 to date

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Swap Puzzle

Using a set of simple ‘swap puzzles’, this CS4FN activity helps students to learn, fundamentally, what an algorithm is and how they can be made more efficient. Students are encouraged to create algorithms for solving the puzzles which can be used by future players to win, with no understanding of the game, in as few...
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2010 to date

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