Student Events

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Year 7, 8 or 9 events…
Swansea Conference: Year 8 & 9 - Maths is Fun! WhatMaths Conference in SwanseaWhoAble students in year 8 and 9When29 June 2022 9:30-14:00To bookfmspwales@swansea.ac.uk More information Dear teacher The Further Mathematics Support Programme Wales is pleased to announce a one-day conference at Swansea University, Singleton Park for able Mathematics students from schools in Wales.  You are invited to bring students from Years… Read More »Swansea Conference: Year 8 & 9
GCSE events…
UPDATED Year 11! What’s next? - Sharpen your maths pencils!  What During this day we will be thinking about A-level Maths or Further Maths! In the one-day summer school we will run a variety of sessions to help prepare you for your maths studies as you head into year 12, dust off your calculators! We will give you a taster of… Read More »UPDATED Year 11! What’s next?
Maths is your future - One day Maths Conference at Bangor University
Additional Maths Summer Revision - What Two online sessions to help with the final revision push for the Level 2 Additional Maths exam. There will be both an English and Welsh version of the session running at the same time. Who Any year 10 or year 11s sitting L2 Add Maths When Session 1: Sat 11th June – 10:00 to 12:00 Session… Read More »Additional Maths Summer Revision
Year 11! What’s next? - Maths because you can!  What A half day workshop session, building your love & curiosity for mathematics. We will explore some rich mathematical problems that develop on the great mathematical skills you have acquired so far. Giving you a place to explore the beauty and fun of mathematics just because you can for the first… Read More »Year 11! What’s next?
Celebrating World Maths Day 2022 - Join us to celebrate World Maths Day with Prof John Tucker and Dr Colin Wright23rd March, online, Zoom webinar 18:00-19:40 18:00 – 18:40 – Who was Robert Recorde, and what did he do? Professor John Tucker 18:40 – 19:20 – Maths in a Twist, Dr Colin Wright. 19:20 – 19:40 – Q&A hosted by FMSPW Suitable for anyone… Read More »Celebrating World Maths Day 2022
Easter GCSE Maths Revision Session - What Revision session for Higher and Intermediate GCSE Maths papers Who GCSE Higher and Intermediate Maths students  When April 11th 2022 – Bangor University April 12th 2022 – Glyndŵr University April 12th 2022 – Swansea University April 13th 2022 – Cardiff University  09:15 – 13:45  To book Swansea and Cardiff sessions -10 students from your school (for each… Read More »Easter GCSE Maths Revision Session
Mathematics Master Classes 2022 - Who are the organisers? The classes are being organised by the Further Maths Support Programme Wales in partnership with the Royal Institution of Great Britain (www.rigb.org) and Swansea University (www.swan.ac.uk). Where will the classes be held? They will be held live online using Microsoft Teams.  Participants will be able to post answers or questions in… Read More »Mathematics Master Classes 2022
Careers in Maths Talks - Now available online Students at school naturally ask “Why study maths?”. These talks give a good answer, showcasing many varied, interesting and well-rewarded careers that use maths:if you want to mitigate climate change, improve the NHS, design racing cars, create computer-animated films, find better ways of producing steel, … etc. then maths is essential. The… Read More »Careers in Maths Talks
Further Maths Taster Session - Why study A Level Further Maths.
A-level events…
UPDATED Year 11! What’s next? - Sharpen your maths pencils!  What During this day we will be thinking about A-level Maths or Further Maths! In the one-day summer school we will run a variety of sessions to help prepare you for your maths studies as you head into year 12, dust off your calculators! We will give you a taster of… Read More »UPDATED Year 11! What’s next?
Preparing for MAT - What A series of five online sessions to prepare for the MAT paper Who For current year 12 pupils (2021/2022) who are aiming to sit the MAT test in November 2022. When 4 & 11 July, 19 September, 3 & 17 October How On-line on Teams  To book e.w.clode@bangor.ac.uk FMSP Wales will be running a… Read More »Preparing for MAT
Year 11! What’s next? - Maths because you can!  What A half day workshop session, building your love & curiosity for mathematics. We will explore some rich mathematical problems that develop on the great mathematical skills you have acquired so far. Giving you a place to explore the beauty and fun of mathematics just because you can for the first… Read More »Year 11! What’s next?
Revision Sessions - REMINDER – don’t let your students miss out! 10:00 – 12:00 – Saturdays Dates Modules 05-Mar FM 1 12-Mar FM 4 20-Mar (Sunday) FM 2 26-Mar FM 3 02-Apr FM 1 09-Apr FM 4 30-Apr FM 5 30-Apr FM 6 There is still time this week to register your students for our upcoming revision sessions.… Read More »Revision Sessions
Problem Solving & STEP - The FMSPW are running two online courses on problem solving aimed at students aspiring to study STEM related subjects at top universities. Problem solving, the ability to tackle problems for which the solution method is not immediately clear, is a key part of mathematics. Good problem solvers, in addition to conceptual understanding and procedural fluency,… Read More »Problem Solving & STEP
SUMP 2021/2022 - Start to develop your problem solving skills
Introduction to STEP, MAT and Problem Solving - An online introduction to STEP, MAT and Solving Unusual Maths Problems