Maths School Workshops – what are they ?


Maths School Workshops promote and encourage a love of matches and all things related in a school. A typical session involves students being taught some mathematical skills which they can use to solve puzzles or other maths problems.

Students work together to improve their knowledge of maths by working together to solve mathematical problems that are fun and stretch the students knowledge and abilities.

The students enjoy the workshops for a variety of reasons including; doing a range of different activities, testing their mathematical knowledge, learning about new mathematical skills and generally having lots of fun. The workshops are packed with excitement. Students spend time with their friends whilst learning a new skill, it is something different and unusual. Students learn how to work collaboratively and also take the lead in different situations. Having different professional mathematical experts coming into a school provides an exciting learning experience.

Maths school workshops


What kinds of things happen in this workshop?


In a Maths School Workshops the aim is to learn to expand your knowledge of maths and learn to solve mathematical problems in different ways. At the start of the workshop the maths experts need to share the information about what is going to happen, identify how strong is the mathematical knowledge of the students and set the overall theme for the day. The next step is when they start to practice their work and test their knowledge to take the correct steps to find the answer. The whole session can take up to 2 hours or more to complete depending on the size and ability of the group. 


What are the benefits of this workshop?


  • Learn a new skills and knowledge in maths.
  • Understand how maths can be used on a daily basis to solve mysteries.
  • Develop an appreciation for the use of maths.
  • Have fund and enjoy being a mathematician for the day!

How to book a Maths school workshop?

  1. Search the internet for companies who deliver maths school workshops.
  2. Email or call each company to find out what kind of service they deliver.
  3. Book the workshop for a future date.
  4. Prepare for them to come by forming groups and informing parents.
  5. On the day welcome them to school.


Maths school workshops add something wonderfu, different and exciting into the school curriculum. Enjoy the opportunity to enjoy watching your students engage in a creative and exciting learning experience and also become better mathematicians.

You can find and book a maths school workshop provider on this website. Please follow the links below:


The History of Maths

Fun & Interactive Maths Workshops


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