Results for "problem solving" (57)

VEX IQ Robotics Project

This collection of lesson resources supports students to design and build using VEX IQ kits, whilst learning about VEX IQ parts, programming the controller and key engineering terminology (such as chain drive, friction, gear ratio, motors). The challenges and learning are based on a US STEM...
Publication date:
06 March 2019

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Algorithms in GCSE computer scienceCP200

This course is delivered as part of the National Centre for Computing Education, and forms part of the Computer Science Accelerator programme  An understanding of algorithms is fundamental to success in computer science. To reach their full potential, students of GCSE computer science need to be confident in using...

Assessing, moderating and tracking primary mathematicsMY032

How can you combine conceptual understanding, procedural fluency, reasoning and problem solving to accurately assess performance in mathematics? With the standardised levels of assessment removed and a focus on a deep sustainable learning of mathematics, measuring attainment of your children across the curriculum...

Teaching assistants in secondary mathematicsMY212

“I can't wait to take the ideas and passion you've instilled in me back to my students." - Past participant This course is designed for support staff working with secondary students in mathematics who wish to develop their mathematical knowledge and enhance the support currently given to students. Explore ways of...

Programming 101: An Introduction to Python for EducatorsCO207

Explore the basics of Python. Guided by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, you’ll learn to code your first program

Developing STEM in the primary curriculumRP293

During this session you will identify the skills needed to become successful in STEM and learn how to integrate STEM skills into the primary curriculum.

Teaching for deep understanding in A level mathematicsMY501

Are you a teacher of A level mathematics who wishes to reflect on their A level teaching in preparation for the new curriculum? Explore subject pedagogical knowledge in order to develop confidence to teach for understanding and engagement. Discuss the impact of previous professional development and reflect on the...

Basic Skills in Maths KS2

These sample worksheets are a lesson in themselves, once a week. They are a consolidation of lessons during the week and formalising written methods to solve these problems.KS2 Basic Skills is available (the whole package @ It is a downloadable book of weekly worksheets (for a whole...
Publication date:
30 June 2015

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Maths Puzzle Day by School Puzzle Company

If your school is looking to encourage Thinking Skills and Problem Solving as a part of your Math’s curriculum then The School Puzzle Company can help. Using our carefully crafted giant puzzles our Math’s Puzzle Activity Days encourage use of Math’s language, team work and shows students that by...
Publication date:
19 April 2018