Hertfordshire Year 10 Enrichment Day

Hatfield

Aims

  • To provide students with presentations and activities that stimulate mathematical thinking.
  • To allow students to work with mathematicians from other schools.

Content

09.00 Arrival, registration and initial tasks

09.25 Welcome and Introduction – Val Pritchard / Ben Sparks

09.45 Power to a power – Val Pritchard

10:15 Workshop 1

11.15 Break (group competition deadline at 11:30)

11:30 Workshop 2

12:30 Lunch break (individual competition deadline at 13:00)

          Please bring a packed lunch.  (Buffet lunch provided for staff.)

13:15 Follow-up to the competitions

13:40 Creation of Number – Ben Sparks

14:40 Summing up and prizes

14:50 Close

Workshops:

Matt Scroggs: Mathematical braiding

Val Pritchard: Practical task and quiz (teams will be mixed from different schools)

Materials and Equipment

Pen, pencil, ruler and Casio calculator

Other Information

Lunch: Students should bring their own packed lunch and drinks.

Buffet lunch provided for teachers and presenters.

Supervision: Teachers will be asked to stay with their students, who should stay in the lobby / lecture theatre except when they are using the toilets.

Photos: Photos should not be taken with students from other schools in the background.

Eligibility

Students from state funded schools

Cost

Free

Key Facts

Event ref:

#6731

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 10

Curriculum focus:

11-16 maths

Event format:

Enrichment

Event length:

6 hours

Region:

East of England

Venue:

Lindop Building,
University of Hertfordshire,
College Lane,
Hatfield,
Herts,
AL10 9AB

Date:

Thu 16th Jan 2020

Course times:

09:00 - 15:00

Priority Area subsidy:

Up to 100

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

Val Pritchard
[email protected]
01707 284253

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