Moved LivMS Event:

Notice dated 05/11/2014:

Unfortunately this event is now cancelled but might be re-scheduled in the Spring term.

Keep an eye on this page and the January Orbiter for further announcements

Problem Solving and Reasoning Mathematically are two of the key aims of the new Mathematics National Curriculum, the ability to solve problems and reason are essential to everyday life.
This session aims to explore how we can provide engaging opportunities for learners in primary school to develop these skills through a range of practical activities which can be used in the classroom.

Aims: To explore how reasoning and problem solving skills support deep sustainable learning in mathematics To engage in practical activities which create opportunities to integrate mathematical reasoning and problem solving into the curriculum

Claire Martin is an independent education consultant based in the North West with 18 years experience in the primary sector. She has taught across the primary age range in schools in Birmingham, Trafford, Chicago and Warrington, where she was deputy headteacher for four years.

Claire’s passion lies in mathematics and she has been mathematics subject leader, leading mathematics teacher and primary mathematics consultant in both Lancashire and Warrington. She is an accredited Every Child Counts Teacher Leader and leads professional development for teachers and teaching assistants to deliver mathematics intervention programmes. Claire is an affiliate Numicon trainer, NCETM Professional Development Accredited Lead and gained an MA in Early Mathematics Intervention in 2011. Claire continues to teach maths in primary schools and works with teachers, teaching assistants, subject leaders and teaching students to provide meaningful experiences to motivate and enthuse learners.

Organiser: Lisa Baggaley

Contact: Fiona Gustard for application forms, further details and costings

Applications need to be received by 25th October 2014 to secure a place on this course

Download a flyer for the event here: 141115_CPD_Primary.pdf

Directions to Hope EDEN Building: Hope_EDEN_Building_v4.pdf

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