Special Event - Maths in a Suitcase

11 June 2007

We had a workshop on Monday 11th June to launch our Maths Week (11 to 15 June 2007). The workshop was was called 'Maths in a Suitcase' and Mr Selwyn Vanzeller helped us solve many problems.

Here are some photographs of our children enjoying a variety of puzzles. It was a thoroughly enjoyable workshop. Thank you, Selwyn!


Mrs Allen helping Reception chidren with the 'packing and stacking' activity.
 
The 'pyramid in a box' puzzle.

These Reception girls made 'polyhedral skeletons'.
 
The Reception children making castles with 'magnetiles'.

Here's Selwyn helping Year 1 solve the puzzle 'isotiles'.
 
There was even a frog puzzle!

Miss Duern helped Year 2 with the 'magnetic mushroom ball'.
 
Mrs Pender trying to help the girls by reading the instructions first!

Swlwyn offering another helping hand to this Year 2 pupil.
 
The '2x2 cube' and the 'conway cube' puzzles.

Year 3 working on the'hen and chicken' tiles.
 
Here are some Year 4 children trying to help Miss Turner to solve the problem!