Primary School Maths Challenge
An annual event for primary school children, who take part in afternoons featuring Maths puzzles designed to stimulate problem solving and enjoyment of Maths.
To encourage pupils to see Maths as something fun and logical outside the constraints of the curriculum.
Questions, resources such as dice, paper, pens, flags, tape, etc. for the challenges (varies year on year), staff and pupil time.
The imapct of this project is assessed through feedback from the pupils themselves and their teachers and parents.
Involves external pupils aged 9 to 11 and MCS Sixth Form students.
This event occurs annually.