Exploring Numicon in the Classroom
Date: 26th November, 3rd December & 10th December
Time: 7.30pm - 8.30pm
Tutor: Edmond Scannell
Venue: 3 Online Webinars
Having participated in this presentation teachers will:
Acquire a comprehensive working knowledge of how the unique materials that comprise Numicon can be used to explore and develop a broad range of key mathematical concepts with their pupils;
Revise, refresh and utilise the key pedagogical approaches to the teaching of mathematics;
Better devise, resource and deliver mathematics lessons that are hands-on and full of potential & possibility for discussion and conversation.
Itemise the assessment techniques and opportunities inherent in a Numicon approach;
Participate in corresponding activities that can be used to explore and develop each key idea with pupils;
Build on key mathematical ideas and techniques in relation to: structures, methods and properties of operations;
Understand the importance of visualisation, in terms of how visualisation will support pupil’s learning now and in the future, and the need to share this importance.