Courses and Workshops

 

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If you don't have the real Numicon shapes at home you can download paper shapes and other resources at this link.  

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Recent feedback...

'Wow, you have covered so much and given us so many awesome ideas. Thank you so much! I really enjoyed attending. I feel quite inspired now. :) :)

Absolutely going to be introducing Numicon into my classes. Thank you for the activities :)

Thank you for all the practical examples.

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  • Monday 13 July

  • Learn more about the CPA approach and how to use it in your math programme to create rich learning opportunities for all your students with Belinda.
    Date: Mon 13 Jul 2020
    Time: 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Book Event
  • Margi will lead you through the teaching progressions and some of the activities in Numicon 1-3 in Geometry. You will also see how Geometry links to the other strands. Margi is passionate about the connections that Numicon brings, especially into rich tasks that include Geometry. We will cover the NZC elements in Levels 1 and 2 and explore some activities that you can use in your classroom, even online! This will also include the use of robots from the digital curriculum.
    Date: Mon 13 Jul 2020
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Book Event
  • Explore with Belinda some activities and investigations that you can use to enrich those gifted students in your class and how to dive deeper into the learning rather than further.
    Date: Mon 13 Jul 2020
    Time: 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM Book Event
  • If you wanting to know more, are ready to start Numicon 1 or already started and want to get more out of your teaching resources, understanding planning and assessment, then join our course presented by Catherine Huxford. This course is suitable for teachers of Year 2's.
    Date: Mon 13 Jul 2020
    Time: 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Book Event
  • Tuesday 14 July

  • Catherine will cover what Numicon is, how to use the shapes and Cuisenaire rods and other pieces of apparatus as well as how the books work. You are encouraged to bring your books and shapes to the session if you have them. You are welcome to email your questions to admin@edushop.nz
    Date: Tue 14 Jul 2020
    Time: 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Book Event
  • Learn for yourself about the fabulous results schools and classes are achieving for all their students with Numicon. This is smaller group allowing for questions and answers as we as what Numicon is. Many people think that Numicon is just for children with special needs, but it was written for entire classes and schools through in Year 8.. It just so happened that children with special needs who were learning in an inclusive setting made amazing progress. Intermediate and secondary schools are using Numicon for the first term of the year to help students make significant gains to enable all students to access the curriculum at NZC Level 4.
    Date: Tue 14 Jul 2020
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Book Event
  • This is a free course to support you in your role as RTLB or LSC, even if you are a newbie to Numicon. We will cover the concepts covered in Breaking Barriers, the Numicon intervention programme as well as Big Ideas. We will also look at assessment and running the three programmes. If you realise you are not joining after booking let us know to allow others to join. You are welcome to email your questions to admin@edushop.nz
    Date: Tue 14 Jul 2020
    Time: 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Book Event
  • Wednesday 15 July

  • Do you want ALL your students to love maths but don’t know where to start? Come and join Catherine and Belinda and learn how to create a positive math classroom culture. This course will be full of practical ideas you can implement immediately. There will be time for questions at the end.
    Date: Wed 15 Jul 2020
    Time: 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Book Event
  • Using Numicon shapes and Cuisenaire rods is so effective in understanding the relationship of addition and subtraction and then being able to use this to solve written and word problems. It makes for great conversations too! This is presented by Jo Loveridge
    Date: Wed 15 Jul 2020
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Book Event
  • This course will cover: 1.What Numicon is and why it's so successful. 2. What are Cuisenaire rods and how to use them. 3. Using the Rods to teach Multiplication and Division. 4. Word problems made easy. Have either your own set of Cuisenaire rods ready to use, or make some cardboard ones. Each rod is 1 centimetre longer. The '10' rod is 10 centimetres. This is a practical course presented by Jo Loveridge
    Date: Wed 15 Jul 2020
    Time: 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM Book Event
  • This has been a popular course. Come and explore different ways we can explicitly teach maths through art. We will look at different artists from around the world - with a focus on NZ artists, and show how they express the beauty of Maths. We will explore different maths concepts that can be directly learnt and shown through these activities. A fun way to deliver the curriculum! Come and join us.
    Date: Wed 15 Jul 2020
    Time: 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Book Event
  • Thursday 16 July

  • This course is suitable for all teachers and TA's working with students with special needs or who have difficulty with Maths. Margi has had years of experience of working with students who struggle. She brings to you her knowledge of Numicon and of maths difficulties. Numicon has a programme - Breaking Barriers that is written specifically for these students.
    Date: Thu 16 Jul 2020
    Time: 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Book Event
  • Tuesday 4 August

  • Numicon is a proven maths approach for ALL students. The visual & kinaesthetic approach is very appealing to all students including students with special/high learning needs. Suitable for all Teachers including SENCO’s, LSC’s, RTLB’s, Teacher Aides working with students at NZC Levels 1 – 4. Purpose: To equip you to support all students in learning Mathematics Covering:  What Numicon is and how to use it. Provides you with a Maths Bag to use as a starter in your class the next day. Book @ www.edushop.nz or Phone 09 579 7997 or Email admin@edushop.nz
    Date: Tue 04 Aug 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Thursday 6 August

  • This course with Margaret is an introduction to Numicon for all teachers, RTLB’s, LSC’s, SENCO’s and Teacher Aides who want to learn what Numicon is and how to use it. Numicon is designed to help all children from level 1-4 of the curriculum succeed in maths. It is created by teachers and experts in the field based on a proven concrete, pictorial, abstract approach. Numicon encourages children to explore maths using structured imagery and concrete apparatus in order to understand and explain maths concepts. We will look at the printed resources, the apparatus, and the use of manipulatives in your maths programme. You will leave with some resources and many ideas for use in your classroom. Cost of the course is $180.00pp excl. GST. - Morning tea will be provided but please bring your own lunch. Venue: Patumahoe School 38 Patumahoe Rd Pukekohe South Auckland
    Date: Thu 06 Aug 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Thursday 13 August

  • This course with Margi and Catherine is an introduction to Numicon for all teachers, RTLB’s, LSC’s, SENCO’s and Teacher Aides who want to learn what Numicon is and how to use it. Numicon is designed to help all children from level 1-4 of the curriculum succeed in maths. It is created by teachers and experts in the field based on a proven concrete, pictorial, abstract approach. Numicon encourages children to explore maths using structured imagery and concrete apparatus in order to understand and explain maths concepts. We will look at the printed resources, the apparatus, and the use of manipulatives in your maths programme. You will leave with some resources and many ideas for use in your classroom. - Morning tea will be provided but please bring your own lunch.
    Date: Thu 13 Aug 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Thursday 27 August

  • This course with Margi and Catherine is an introduction to Numicon for all teachers, RTLB’s, LSC’s, SENCO’s and Teacher Aides who want to learn what Numicon is and how to use it. Numicon is designed to help all children from level 1-4 of the curriculum succeed in maths. It is created by teachers and experts in the field based on a proven concrete, pictorial, abstract approach. Numicon encourages children to explore maths using structured imagery and concrete apparatus in order to understand and explain maths concepts. We will look at the printed resources, the apparatus, and the use of manipulatives in your maths programme. You will leave with some resources and many ideas for use in your classroom.
    Date: Thu 27 Aug 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
  • Wednesday 9 September

  • This course with Jo is an introduction to Numicon for all teachers, RTLB’s, LSC’s, SENCO’s and Teacher Aides who want to learn what Numicon is and how to use it. Numicon is designed to help all children from level 1-4 of the curriculum succeed in maths. It is created by teachers and experts in the field based on a proven concrete, pictorial, abstract approach. Numicon encourages children to explore maths using structured imagery and concrete apparatus in order to understand and explain maths concepts. We will look at the printed resources, the apparatus, and the use of manipulatives in your maths programme. You will leave with some resources and many ideas for use in your classroom.
    Date: Wed 09 Sep 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Friday 9 October

  • This course with Julie is an introduction to Numicon for all teachers, RTLB’s, LSC’s, SENCO’s and Teacher Aides who want to learn what Numicon is and how to use it. Numicon is designed to help all children from level 1-4 of the curriculum succeed in maths. It is created by teachers and experts in the field based on a proven concrete, pictorial, abstract approach. Numicon encourages children to explore maths using structured imagery and concrete apparatus in order to understand and explain maths concepts. We will look at the printed resources, the apparatus, and the use of manipulatives in your maths programme. You will leave with some resources and many ideas for use in your classroom.
    Date: Fri 09 Oct 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Book Event
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