Talk for Maths Training2017-05-24T08:43:44+00:00

Project Description

Talk for Maths Training

Trainer: Nick Hart Penn Wood Maths1

Date: Wednesday 8th June

Address: Penn Wood School, Penn Road, Slough, Berkshire SL2 1PH

Cost: £150 for full day with lunch

For all enquiries and to book, email: or phone Penn Wood School on: 01753 521811

Full agenda for the day

The importance of culture, vision and beliefs about learning

Watching and discussing lessons (KS2) to see, for example:

– Modelling the mathematical thinking
– Concrete and pictorial representations to structure mathematical thinking and talk
– Innovation by minimally different examples
– Invention by varied contexts and representing in different waysPenn Wood Maths
– Co-constructing success criteria / using toolkits

Tours of KS1 and EYFS Classrooms

What makes great maths teaching:

– Concrete, pictorial and abstract representations
– Big ideas that are developed across year groups
– Scaffolding to support all children to achieve age related expectations
– Depth of tasks for children who grasp concepts quickly
– Modelling / explanation
– Intelligent practice
– Success criteria / toolkits

Sequencing a unit of work

Bringing Talking for Writing and maths together – opportunities and problems

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