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Primary Maths Problem Solving Approach for 1st – 6th Class (18LSL110)

Teachers, Maths class can be the best part of you and your pupils’ day! This PDST summer course will greatly enhance the maths teaching and learning in your classroom. Experienced PDST Advisors have designed a course to give teachers practical maths ideas for each class level from 1st – 6th. It emphasises the necessity of hands-on experiences and talk and discussion, for enhancing pupils’ understanding of maths concepts with problem-solving as a core purpose of maths teaching and learning. Covering, Measures, Fractions, Place-value, Shape and Space, Mental Maths with 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.

Course Properties

Course date 02-07-2018 9:30 am
Course End Date 06-07-2018 2:00 pm
Cut off date 02-07-2018 9:00 am
Individual Price €50.00
Speaker Róisín MCGovern
Number Hours 20
Location Portlaoise College, Mountrath Rd. Portlaoise
€50.00 19
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