The Victorian Challenge and Enrichment Series: Maths Games Days

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! Bookings can be made through our events page.

Strategic Partnership Program fundingMAV is excited to be running maths games days to be delivered across the state as part of The Victorian Challenge and Enrichment Series.

  • VCES Games Days are funded Victorian Department of Education and Training, and are only available to government schools in Victoria.

 

  • Watch this video if you require assistance with registering. WATCH HERE

MAV will deliver a series of Mathematics Games days for students from Yr 5 to 10. These will be delivered across the state, in metropolitan and regional schools.

Each region will host a separate Yr 5/6, 7/8 and 9/10 event.

The aim of this program is to challenge high ability students in a fun, challenging, collaborative and competitive mathematics-based games day.

Teams of students compete for a variety of prizes including individual prizes for creativity, contribution to group work, and lucky door prizes. Lateral thinking wins the day!

MAV Student Games DaysA Maths Games Day is an opportunity for students to;

  • apply and develop their mathematical talents and thinking skills in a setting where Maths is regarded as fun and worthwhile;
  • work with like-minded high ability students from a diverse range of schools;
  • participate in mathematical activities and games without the usual classroom pressures;
  • work effectively in teams and develop strategies to work collaboratively to solve problems;
  • enhance their problem-solving skills;
  • get excited about mathematics, whilst being rewarded through prizes and awards.

Enrolment:

Enrollment is only for high ability students in metropolitan and regional Victorian Government schools.

  • Activities will be appropriately tailored to the needs of high-ability students.
  • Activities will be free for participating schools and students.
  • Bookings are now open and can be made through our events page.

Venues and dates:

  • At all venues: Start time: 9.15am registation for 9:30am start, End time: 2.30pm
  • Virtual days: Start time: 9:30am, End time: 1:30pm

School

Term

Date
Swifts Creek   P - 12 College 1, 2024 Yr 7 - 10 - 27th March
Lakes Enterance Secondary College  1, 2024 Yr 7 - 10 28th March
Warragul Regional College 2, 2024 Yr 7 - 10 - 30th May
Box HIll High School 2, 2024 Year 5 & 6 - 26th June
Box Hill High School 2, 2024

Yr 7 & 8 - 27th June

Yr 9 & 10 - 28th June

Wodonga PS 3, 2024 Yr 5 & 6 - 7th August
Myrtelford P-12 College 3, 2024

Yr 7 & 8 - 8th August

yr 9 & 10 - 9th August

Elwood Primary School 3, 2024 Yr 5 & 6 - 14th August
Heathmont Secondary College 3, 2024 Yr 7 &8 - 15th August
Geelong High School 3, 2024 Yr 9 & 10 - 16th August
Mornington Primary School 3, 2024 Yr 5 & 6 - 30th August
Balwyn High School 3, 2024

Yr 7 & 8 - 5th Sept

Yr 9 & 10 - 6th Sept

Ballarat High School 3, 2024 Year 7 & 8 - 10th Sept
Grahamvale Primary School 3, 2024 Yr 5 & 6 - 11th Sept
Mirboo North Primary School 4, 2024 Yr 5 & 6 - 16th Oct
Mirboo North Secondary College 4, 2024

Yr 7 & 8 - 17th Oct

Yr 9 & 10 - 18th Oct

Mornington Primary School 4, 2024 Year 5/6 - 30th August
Virtual Games Day 4, 2024 Yr 9 & 10 - 14th Oct
Virtual Games Day 4, 2024 Yr 7 & 8 - 21st October
Virtual Games Day 4, 2024 Yr 5 & 6 - 28th October