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Talk4Maths 9/2/22 & 9/3/22 2 half days
Wednesday 9th February 2022, 2x half day 9:00–12:00 plus gap task

Areas Covered: -

Talk4Maths is a training course for primary schools, that takes place over two half days with an in-school gap task. This practical, interactive course focuses on problem-solving skills and fluency across the age range and in all mathematical strands

 Aims: -

  • To reinforce the importance of talk across the curriculum, particularly in maths​
  • To understand the aspects of fluency, reasoning, enquiry and problem solving ​
  • To know how to develop these elements in your school and to make maths real​

Course Outcomes: -

  • Have a clearer understanding of how to use and apply mathematics and how to use talk to embed problem-solving.
  • Look at speaking and listening techniques and link these to reasoning, enquiry, ‘creating a picture’ (representing) and communicating under the broader problem-solving heading.
  • Understand the ‘T.E.C.C.’ model for word problems.
  • Learn new ideas / approaches to take back into school in order to develop whole-school practice.
  • Receive useful practical resources.
  • Gain an opportunity to be reflective.

Who is it for? –

Mathematics subject leaders / maths teachers / SENCos

Dates: -

09 February 22

09 March 22

Duration: -

2x half day

9:00– 12:00

plus gap task

Course details:

Reference: SPCLCOUR2931
Date: Wednesday 9th February 2022
Time: 2x half day 9:00–12:00 plus gap task
Cost: £150 per delegate (Leicester Maintained Schools)
£150 per delegate (All Other Schools - Non-Maintained)
Trainers: Kate Westwood
Location: Face to face training, venue to be confirmed

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