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Maths Problem Solving – Play to win! : Gold Coast (Young Scholars Years 5 – 7)
Mathematical thinking and problem-solving skills develop through exposure, experience and engagement. Students will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with their peers; developing rich mathematical thinking skills as they justify, explain, explore and convince others of the processes and solutions to problems.
This workshop specifically focusses on strategies that can used to win. Or can they?
Location: Queensland Academies, Health Science Campus (102 Edmond Rice Drive, Southport)
Date: 26 August, 2017
Time: 11.30 am – 1.00 pm
Students are required to wear comfortable clothes, enclosed shoes, with hair tied back, and bring a drink. All other materials are supplied.
This workshop seeks to:
- explicitly explore the concept of reflection
- strengthen confidence skills
- provide students with the opportunity to develop communication skills including those associated with speaking.
Workshop Links to the Australian Curriculum (Mathematics)
Mathematical Proficiencies addressed:
- · understanding
- · fluency
Mathematical language, skills and application processes are supported across all mathematical content stands, within a framework of collaborative problem solving and authentic investigation.