21 June 2017
Title: Praying souls out of purgatory: ratio and proportion in the mathematics classroom
Presenter: Peter Ransom
Date: Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Time: 7 pm (refreshments at 6.30 pm)
Abstract: The session will be: A short historical introduction; general work on some intriguing problems; paired work using a novel way of checking answers; making an old mathematical instrument based on ratio and some geometry; participants working through some enrichment materials ratio and proportion.
There will be plenty of resources to take away. (The session is also suitable for sixth form students.)
Venue: Exeter Maths School
Venue Address: Rougemont House, Castle Street, Exeter EX4 3PU
Cost: Free CPD
Branch Contact: Sue Waring
Any other content: If you hope to come please email Sue Waring (for catering purposes).