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CPD for Teachers

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Mathematics without a worksheet! In an education world led by data, target setting and evidence it is very easy for busy teachers to fall back on worksheets in Maths to prove they have covered mathematical topics.  This course aims to outline how children learn, how maths can be a practical fun subject and how worksheets can be used at the end of a topic to assess understanding but only then. 

Course Outcomes:

  • Gain an understanding of what it is like to be a learner again and the challenges pupils’ face tackling problem-solving activities
  • Acquire practical and realistic ideas of how to teach mathematics in a creative way
  • Amass Ideas for creating a stimulating practical mathematical environment that supports learning

Full Course Content

Course Outline:

Session 1

  • How to teach the skills need to tackle problem-solving activities
  • How to use formative assessment to provide scaffolds to learning
  • How do pupils use collaboration to enhance understanding, what skills are needed

Session 2

  • How to use the data most effectively and what to avoid
  • How the data and global best practice can influence our lesson planning
  • How to enable pupils to both enjoy Mathematics and perform well in their tests

Session 3

  • Generating ideas for exciting practical activities that are suitable for all abilities
  • How to use equipment as a starting point in to develop successful and creative planning
  • Creating a Mathematical environment to support learning