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19KEC312 PDST Primary Maths Summer Course


 "A Problem Solving Approach to Teaching & Learning Maths - 1st - 6th Class"

Facilitator:  Darren Sheils

Dates:  Mon 1st – Friday 5th July 2019 (9.30am-2pm)

Teachers, make Maths class the best part of your teaching day!

This PDST Summer course will greatly enhance your teaching and pupils’ learning experiences in the classroom.  This hands-on approach to mathematics teaching will equip participants with practical and stimulating maths ideas and resources for each class level from 1st – 6th.   The sessions feature hands-on experiences centred around talk and discussion. Opportunities for regular reflection are planned for to consider pupils’ understanding of maths concepts with problem solving as a core purpose of maths teaching and learning.  The sessions will cover the content areas of Measures, Fractions, Place-value, Shape and Space and Mental Maths strategies. There is a Problem-Solving focus interwoven throughout the week. Your pupils will be communicating, reasoning and problem solving with a new confidence in their abilities and an understanding that there are multiple strategies and solutions to real-life maths problems. A variety of assessment opportunities, including journaling and pupil self-assessment will also be explored.  You will leave this course with a bank of ideas and a renewed enthusiasm for hands-on maths teaching with your pupils.

Event Properties

Event Date 01-07-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 05-07-2019 2:00 pm
Capacity 25
Cut off date 05-07-2019
Individual Price €50.00
Number Hours 20
Location Athy Community College
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    Friary Road, Kildare Town, Co Kildare,
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    R51 KN66