MA ATM Birmingham Branch Past Events

Misconceptions about Misconceptions
University of Birmingham, University House G08

Birmingham

ATM/MA Birmingham Branch Event

8 February 2020


The importance of multiple interpretations
Birmingham

Birmingham

This session will highlight the importance of having multiple ways of making sense of a mathematical idea, and explore some particular mathematical ideas.

28 November 2019


Birmingham Branch Event - A Favourite Lesson
Birmingham

Birmingham

A favourite lesson

11 July 2019


Shanghai Maths
Birmingham

Birmingham

Our presenters will talk about the planning, teaching and curriculum in Shanghai and getting us to do some Shanghai mathematics!

24 January 2019


Concrete, Pictorial, Abstract
Birmingham

Birmingham

Looking at how a Concrete Pictorial Abstract approach can be used to support and challenge school students of all ages.

18 October 2018


Practising Mathematics
Birmingham

Birmingham

‘Practice makes perfect' – well it is not that simple; yet students do need to practise skills within each topic they learn – developing fluency is an important part of mathematics education.

10 February 2018


Scaling New Heights to Master Multiplication
Birmingham

Birmingham

Participants will be invited to work on tasks which focus on scaling, because it is the core idea behind multiplication the sooner children encounter scaling, the better.

5 October 2017


My favourite lesson: primary and secondary
Birmingham

Birmingham

This session will be a sharing of one of our favourite lessons. Gary is a primary maths coordinator and SLE, and Ben is a secondary mathematics teacher and blogger mathwithbaddrawings.com.

15 June 2017


The Symbols and the symbolised
Birmingham

Birmingham

We can be lured into thinking that the symbols we use in mathematics are the mathematics itself.

11 March 2017


Using Risps with A level students.
Birmingham

Birmingham

For our session he will be working with us on some of the Rich Starting Points Risps developed for A level students. Some ideas of interest to those teaching KS4 and KS3

3 October 2016


My favourite lesson: primary and secondary
Birmingham

Birmingham

This session will be a sharing of each of our favourite lessons. Peter, primary, and Karen, secondary, teachers will share one of their favourite lessons.

23 June 2016


Great ideas from the MA and ATM publications and why I like them!
Birmingham

Birmingham

MA and ATM have many excellent publications. I will focus on two from each association and invite you to engage in some of the activities included within

19 March 2016


Birmingham MA/ATM Branch session
Birmingham

Birmingham

A chance to find out what's different about maths teaching in Shanghai.

19 November 2015