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Teaching Additional Maths – Enrich your teaching - WhatTeaching Additional Maths – Enrich your teachingWhoFor KS4 teachersWhen2 x 1hr15 Sessions3:30 to 4:45pmHowLive online sessions To bookb.h.denyer@swansea.ac.uk More information Here at FMSPW we firmly believe in enriching your teaching across all key stages. The Additional Maths course can be a wonderful introduction to some of the most beautiful aspects of mathematics. In these two… Read More »Teaching Additional Maths – Enrich your teaching

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

2021-2022 Teaching Statistics Trust Lecture - We are living in an increasingly data-centric world, where it is essential for everyone to have a statistical awareness and build upon their statistical senses....

Vectors workshop – FMU1 - What Vectors workshop – FMU1 Who KS5 Teachers When 2-hour evening session – June 2023 How Online To book b.h.denyer@swansea.ac.uk More information The workshop will focus on the vector work of the Further Maths AS Unit 1 specification. The major concepts will be introduced with, where appropriate, the aid of Geogebra and then applied to… Read More »Vectors workshop – FMU1

Professional Learning Update 2021-22 - Colleagues… We have been busy putting together a programme of professional learning to support teachers of AS and A level mathematics and further mathematics for the next academic year. Details are being circulated soon. In the interim, we have prepared some short videos to give you a flavour of the presentations and style. The PowerPoints… Read More »Professional Learning Update 2021-22

#### Events teachers can share with students

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

ITOPS – Introduction to Problem Solving - 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 »ITOPS – Introduction to Problem Solving

STEP - The FMSPW are running two 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, need… Read More »STEP

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?

International Maths Camp - What International Maths Camp for students from Wales, USA, Japan and Germany. The maths problems will be based upon modern maths ideas and they are suitable for any keen upper middle/high school student. Students are encouraged to interact with students from different countries. All sessions are conducted in English. See some problems from previous camps… Read More »International Maths Camp

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, 26 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

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?

#### Resources, courses and events that support and develop rich mathematical growth

##### KS3 Enrichment

Swansea Conference: Year 8 & 9 - Maths is Fun! What Maths Conference in Swansea Who Able students in year 8 and 9 When 29 June 2022 9:30-14:00 To book fmspwales@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… Read More »Swansea Conference: Year 8 & 9

International π Day - March 14th (3.14) Pi is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter i.e. The value of π (pi) has been known for almost 4000 years. [If we calculated the number of seconds in 4000 years and worked out the value of π to that number of decimal places, it would still… Read More »International π Day

Careers in Maths Video Links - What Careers in Maths talk video links Who Year 9 to Year 13 students When Any time that suits you How Video links To book b.h.denyer@swansea.ac.uk More information The Careers in Maths talk is delivered over two videos – the first gives information on what interesting and lucrative careers there are for students who study… Read More »Careers in Maths Video Links

##### KS4 Enrichment

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?

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?

International π Day - March 14th (3.14) Pi is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter i.e. The value of π (pi) has been known for almost 4000 years. [If we calculated the number of seconds in 4000 years and worked out the value of π to that number of decimal places, it would still… Read More »International π Day

Careers in Maths Video Links - What Careers in Maths talk video links Who Year 9 to Year 13 students When Any time that suits you How Video links To book b.h.denyer@swansea.ac.uk More information The Careers in Maths talk is delivered over two videos – the first gives information on what interesting and lucrative careers there are for students who study… Read More »Careers in Maths Video Links

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

##### KS5 Enrichment

ITOPS – Introduction to Problem Solving - 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 »ITOPS – Introduction to Problem Solving

STEP - The FMSPW are running two 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, need… Read More »STEP

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, 26 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?

International π Day - March 14th (3.14) Pi is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter i.e. The value of π (pi) has been known for almost 4000 years. [If we calculated the number of seconds in 4000 years and worked out the value of π to that number of decimal places, it would still… Read More »International π Day

Careers in Maths Video Links - What Careers in Maths talk video links Who Year 9 to Year 13 students When Any time that suits you How Video links To book b.h.denyer@swansea.ac.uk More information The Careers in Maths talk is delivered over two videos – the first gives information on what interesting and lucrative careers there are for students who study… Read More »Careers in Maths Video Links

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