A relaxed, friendly, mixed ability class working at all levels up to level 2 on improving their maths skills and working towards qualifications
Tutor: Penny Wright
Venue: Greenway Community Centre, Trent Lane, Sneinton, Nottingham, NG2 4DF Date: Friday 19th April 2013
Time: 9.30am -11.30am
Duration: 12 Sessions
Fee: Free: Subject to Eligibility (Learners must have been resident in the UK for at least the past six
To have your current level of numeracy assessed. To improve your maths and number skills. To work towards a certificate up to Level 2 (GCSE equivalent).
Topics to be covered
• Using Number to do calculations – addition, subtraction, multiplication, division.
• Using fractions, decimals and percentages.
• Using measures in a variety of situations.
• Using shape and space in everyday contexts.
• Using data to make sense of information.
To work towards and achieve outcomes as specified on an Individual Learning Plan and negotiated with the Course Tutor following Initial Assessment.
Teaching/learning methods Methods may include:
Question and answer Observation Modelling Discussion Homework Practical activities Group work Project work Audio/visual presentations Quizzes Paired work IT Individual work Handouts Worksheets Demonstration
Assessment methods Methods may include:
Question and answer Observation Discussion Homework Practical activities Quizzes Worksheets Projects Initial/formative/summative assessments Audio/visual materials
Previous learning required
No previous knowledge required.
Recommended books, materials or equipment
Paper, pen, pencil, eraser.
Learners may also find it helpful to have a wallet folder to store handouts and notes, as well as to store writing materials.
The tutor can provide you with information about what you can do next with the WEA and other local providers. A Giving Information and Advice County Leaflet is available with useful local information. What Next? leaflets are available from your tutor or Programme Organiser to help you with your choices. If you would like to discuss what options are available or how to obtain guidance, please contact your Programme Organiser.
If you need help with paying for registration fees or childcare, you may be entitled to financial support. Ask your tutor for more information. We will treat all requests confidentially and with respect in accordance with our Learner Support Policy. (See Services for Learners leaflet.)
Help with learning
If you have a disability or learning difficulty, let us know as early as possible so that we can make arrangements to provide you with support. We will treat requests for help confidentially and with respect. Ask your tutor for more information. If you prefer, contact your Regional Office and ask to speak to someone about learning support. (See Services for Learners leaflet.)
Help with English, Maths or Study Skills
You are also entitled to extra help and support with English, Maths or Study Skills. Ask you tutor for more information. If you prefer, contact your Regional Office and ask to speak to someone about help with English, Maths or Study Skills.
Sound interesting? Please contact Caroline on 0115 985 8203 or email firstname.lastname@example.org