Our expert tutors teach students how to interpret and solve complex, multi-step mathematical problems.
Our ‘Can You Solve It?’ program will appeal to students in Years 3 to 6 who love Mathematics and enjoy the opportunity to persevere and work through mathematical challenges.
Students will be encouraged to solve multi step mathematical problems in a collaborative, non-competitive way. Whilst the emphasis will be on having fun with mathematics, the overall goal of the program is to develop each students’ understandings and ability to use the ten main problem solving strategies. Students will also have the opportunity to improve their skills, abilities and confidence in:
- reading and interpreting abstract, multi-step mathematics word problems,
- creative and critical thinking,
- applying problem solving strategies in flexible ways, to a range of contexts.
There will be a maximum number of 5 students in each workshop.
Up to 5 students from similar year levels can participate in each ‘Creative Problem Solving’ workshop program, which is live, and facilitated by a qualified and experienced tutor. Optional homework tasks are provided following each workshop, enabling students to revise, practise and consolidate the skills that were focused on.
Our ‘Creative Problem Solving’ workshop program consists of 5 X 45 minute lessons that are scheduled over a 5 week period. Programs are scheduled regularly throughout the year.
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