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Dr Paul Swan Workshop Series

Monday, 15 October 2018 to Tuesday, 16 October 2018 from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Contemporary Learning Hub, Meridan Plains, Australia

 

Dr Paul Swan Workshop Series

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THE LITERACIES OF MATHEMATICS WORKSHOP

Date:    Monday 15th October 2018

Time:    9am - 3pm

Cost:    $180 ex GST 

Venue: 
Contemporary Learning Hub - Meridan State College

Come along to this workshop on the literacies of mathematics and how they impact on understanding, problem solving and reasoning.​

In this session Paul Swan will help schools develop a Whole School Approach to solving Word Problems in Mathematics. Ideas for improving mathematical literacy (vocabulary, graphics and symbols) will be provided so that schools can progress to comprehension of word problems. Links will be made between student talk and the Reasoning Proficiency through the use of number talks and other practical activities. Activities shared will be targeted at Years 2 – 7.​

 

LINKING THE PROFICIENCIES AND CONTENT STRANDS WORKSHOP

Date:    Tuesday 16th October 2018

Time:    9am - 3pm

Cost:    $180 ex GST

Venue: Contemporary Learning Hub - Meridan State College

Paul Swan will share ideas for developing fluency in number ​and then link the other three proficiency strands (Understanding, Problem Solving and Reasoning) to Geometry (and other content areas). It should be noted that STEM is closely related to Geometry & Measurement and as such links will be made between Geometry, Measurement, Number and STEM. This workshop is targeted at Years 1 – 5.​

 

 

 

 

Cancellation Policy

Schools / work locations are able to send another staff member in the place of a registered participant. Please advise us if there is a change. Cancellations for this event will incur a 50% cancellation fee if within two weeks of the workshop. A 75% cancellation fee is applicable if the cancellation is within 48 hours of the event. Cancellations need to be made via our Coordinator Kristine on 0422 042 309.

 



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(Inc. Tax)
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Two Days (Monday and Tuesday) - Standard Registration (GST free price for EQ School Payments)$360.00
Two Days (Monday and Tuesday) - Standard Registration (includes GST for Individuals and Non EQ Schools)s$396.00
Monday 15 October 2018 Workshop - Standard Registration (GST free price for EQ School Payments)$180.00
Monday 15 October 2018 Workshop - Standard Registration (includes GST for Individuals and Non EQ Schools)$198.00
Tuesday 16 October 2018 Workshop - Standard Registration (GST free price for EQ School Payments)$180.00
Tuesday 16 October 2018 Workshop - Standard Registration (includes GST for Individuals and Non EQ Schools)$198.00