Key: Primary Primary/Secondary Secondary Post 16 General

*Please note, this programme is subject to change.


12:40 – 12:50



12:50 - 13:50

Presidential Address – Dr Hannah Fry, President of The Mathematical Association
Communicating what counts - lessons I've learned in how to bring maths to the masses

Break 13:50 - 14:00            
Room name    Atiyah Hardy Cartwright Neumann Zeeman Fry

Session 4

14:00 – 14:50

4A Heidi Kirkland
The Experience of Maths Anxiety

4B Ed Southall
Geometry Juniors

4C Ella Rakovac Bekes
Putting the story in the story problems with a twist: escape rooms and augmented reality

4D Sheena Flowers
Preparing year 11 students for A level Study and supporting year 12

4E Jeremy King
Adventures in Algebra

4F Adam McBride

Break 14:50 – 15:00            

Session 5

15:00 – 15:50

5A Natalie Kerslake
Raising awareness of dyscalculia in the primary school

5B Alison Hopper
What does Algebra look like at KS2-3 Transition?

5C Peter Mattock
Modelling Division as a Multiplicative Comparison

5D Craig Barton
Maths' many misconceptions

5E Julia Smith
Motivating & Engaging GCSE Maths Resitters

5F Toni Beardon
Support for home learning in mixed-age groups

Break 15:50 - 16:00            

Session 6

16:00 – 16:50

6A Elaine Bennett
Building a maths curriculum in the EYFS

6B Grainne Higgins
Exploring the Mathematical Learning Experience of Pupils Created Through the use of Izak9

6C Debbie Morgan
Moving forward from the pandemic. What is important in primary mathematics- what should we focus on to recover and indeed make teaching more effective?

6D Ben Sparks & Cath Moore
The Game of Pig - 'How much is too much?' - An online enrichment case study

6E Nicola Coe
3D Jigsaw Cube Challenge

6F Jim Simons
Sundials and the Equation of Time

Break 16:50 - 17:00            

Session 7

17:00 – 17:50

7A Doug Harmer
Constantly being Curious: analysis of how the concept of Unconscious Bias is directly related to generic issues in maths education and beyond

7B Tom Harbour
Supporting all parents to engage in their child's maths

7C Ruth Bull
Wow! How does that work? A look at some maths activities to arouse curiosity and mathematical thinking in the primary classroom

7D Sue Pope
Learning Mathematics with Origami

Please have A paper and some squares (15-20 cm side length) for this session

7E Mel Muldowney & Christian Seager
Summer 2020 GCSE Grading

7F Lucy Rycroft Smith & Tabitha Gould
Orienteering through the landscape of mathematics: a cartographic approach

Break 17:50 - 18:00            
AGM 18:00 – 19:00 (members only - separate zoom)        
Break Rooms 18:00 – 19:00 Sponsors Expos

This session will provide an opportunity to hear more from some of our Conference Sponsors and ask questions about their products and services.

Mathematical art
(download catalogue here)

This exhibition seeks to consider the question of what constitutes mathematical art versus artistic mathematics. Six artists showcase their work across the intersections of mathematics and art, finding new ways to trouble the divide and/or find commonalities in process, form and theme.

General Networking
This room will be open for anyone who wants an informal chat with other delegates
Break 19:00 - 19:10            
Social 19:10 - 20:00       Fun Quiz
Test your knowledge of a whole host of random topics with this fun quiz hosted by Martin Harris as your quizmaster extraordinaire – some great prizes up for grabs!
Mathematical Mysteries
An exploration of some of
Andrew Jeffrey's favourite bits of maths,
with some magical or surprising twists!

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