Registrations close: Sunday 27th October 2019
For teachers of 7 to 10 (May be suitable at year 5 and 6 also)
A key component to engaging students is to get them hooked in at the beginning of the lesson. In this hands-on workshop, participants will explore activities that will warm up students in readiness for the lesson. The activities have potential to cater a multiple levels and engage all students.
Presenter: Helen Haralambous
Helen is a secondary Mathematics Education consultant for the Mathematical Association of Victoria. She has been involved in education for over 30 years; this includes teaching secondary school mathematics in four different schools and holding numerous leadership positions in Mathematics, numeracy, curriculum, professional development and student wellbeing & management. Helen also spent 12 months working as an education consultant at the Australian Bureau of Statistics and has co-authored a series of Year 7 – 10 mathematics textbooks. Her passion is in making mathematics more engaging & enjoyable through incorporating hands-on mathematical tasks, real life application activities, and games into the maths classroom.