Mathamagic Day

Year 10 students attend maths workshops

Yesterday, Mrs McConnon, Mr Wignall and 15 students from Year 10 attended a series of workshops and lectures by leading mathematics presenters, designed to capture the imagination of students with the potential to progress on to sixth-form mathematics courses.
Highlights of the day included:

A presentation by Colin Wright, the renowned mathematician, juggler and unicyclist.

Learning how to perform magic tricks and understood the how they work mathematically.

Making Möbius bands and an introduction to Topology.

A ‘Mathamagic’ Quiz.

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Everyone enjoyed a great day of all things Maths!