NW Maths Hub 3 is offering the following Primary Maths CPD opportunities in the spring and summer term 2018. Further details are linked at the bottom of the page.
Year 6 Preparation for SATs – Tuesday 16th January 2018, 9.00-3.30pm
Focus: Implications of previous tests and test preparation, utilising basic skills to attempt harder calculations and problems, simple tools and strategies given to improve arithmetic fluency and effective strategies to tackle unseen reasoning questions.
EYFS- Using a story/topic based approach to plan a mathematical sequence – starting on: Wednesday 17th January 2018, 9-12.
Focus: Staff will explore mathematical concepts from 30-50 months to ensure they are meeting the ELGs, Staff will ensure progression is built into the lesson design through a creative approach based on story, awe and wonder! and counting to ordering to calculation including making connections between other mathematical areas.
The package will include: 3 ½ day sessions and all resources used at the sessions
Differentiation in a mastery context- KS1- Tuesday30th January 2018, 9.00-12.00 noon
To support teachers to differentiate effectively within a mastery mathematics curriculum
To identify the big mathematical ideas that underpin learning of key concepts
How equipment and images can be used to build conceptual understanding
To give children opportunities to work at greater depth within year group expectations
Additional dates for UKS2 and LKS2- March 2018
Assessment of Mastery
How to meet the needs of all learners including rapid graspers and lower attaining pupils
Supporting teachers to monitor current provision, identifying gaps and planning next steps to ensure children are prepared to meet end of year national expectations
Teachers will need to bring 3 pupil books that show a difference in mathematical attainment and thinking
KS1- Tuesday 6th February 2018, 9.00-3.30pm.
LKS2- Tuesday 20th February 2018, 9-3.30pm.
UKS2- Tuesday 27th February 2018, 9-3.30pm.
Mathematics Subject Leader Day 2- Friday 23rd February 2018, 9.00am – 3.30pm
Assessment of Mastery; moderation and standardisation
Mathematical updates and current thinking. There will also be an opportunity for quality assurance of Maths practice via NW Maths Hub 3 as they share their experiences from current national practice and policy.
Achieving Greater Depth in a Mastery Context- starting in June 2018
Places are limited and will be given on a first come, first serve basis.
A full days course costs- £150, this includes: refreshments (including light lunch) and all course materials.
½ day training costs- £70, this includes: tea/coffee/biscuits and all course materials.
Alliance members receive 25% of all training opportunities.
Maths SL network meetings and Head Teacher briefings are Free of Charge to all alliance members.
To reserve a place for any event please contact: Sarah Makin firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Paula Foster email@example.com
Thank you in advance. We look forward to working with you and your staff soon.