Thursday, September 26, 2019
9:15 am - 12:00 pm
The Learning Centre, Captain Webb Primary School, Webb Cresent , Dawley, Telford TF4 3DX View in Google Maps: Click here
Audience: Mathematics Subject Leaders and class teachers Course Code: n/a Cost: £100 (10% discount for Click4Teaching Members) Consultant(s): Kate Burton
Comments from teachers who have implemented this approach in 2019:
“Teachers are more confident in extending children’s ideas through questioning.”
“Children are looking for patterns, questioning ideas without being prompted!”
“Children of all abilities are now participating and are now more willing to share ideas and thoughts.”
The term elegant solution is used in mathematics to refer to a solution that solves the problem in the simplest and most effective manner.
This course aims to strengthen the teaching of reasoning and problem solving to include:
- the why – proof and justification
- the why not – counter examples and reasoned argument
- the what if – conjecture and critical thinking
(10% discount for Click4Teaching Members)
- Delegates will have enhanced their knowledge of effective strategies for teaching reasoning and problem solving resulting in improved outcomes for pupils.
- Subject leaders will have a clear overview of the progression in reasoning and problem solving.
Cancelling a Booking
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All bookings will remain chargeable until written confirmation is received of a cancellation. A charge of 35% will be incurred if a delegate place is cancelled within 5 working days of the course date.
The full course fee will be charged for any delegate/s who do not arrive for a course for which a place has been booked and has not been cancelled. The school is encouraged to send a replacement delegate.
The charge for any delegate failing to attend a subject leader update, and not cancelling their place in advance, will be £5 to cover administration and refreshment costs.
Kate Burton Mathematics Ltd. reserves the right not to accept a course booking.
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