National Careers Week: Mathematics

National Careers Week: Mathematics

  • March 1, 2021

This week is National Careers Week. Most jobs and careers will need you to use maths in some way and it’s particularly useful in job families like accountancy, banking and finance, management, environmental sciences, construction, engineering and manufacturing, medical technology, and science and research. If you want

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Maths Home Learning Checklist

Maths Home Learning Checklist

  • February 23, 2021

Dear Parent / Carer, At The Purbeck School, we know practice is essential to mastering mathematics and long term academic success. Whether working from home during lockdown or from the classroom, our Maths teachers want to go above and beyond and help our students become better

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Maths Enrichments Activity

Maths Enrichments Activity

  • January 18, 2021

Documentary series in which Dr Hannah Fry explores the mystery of maths. Is it invented like a language or is it discovered and part of the fabric of the universe? BBC Channel 4 series, available on-demand on I-Player, as a https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0bn9dth    

The Purbeck School is a HegartyMaths Super School 2019-20

The Purbeck School is a HegartyMaths Super School 2019-20

  • June 30, 2020

The Purbeck School is a top-performing Hegarty-Maths school for the second year in a row. We want to thank all of our students for all their hard work and efforts over the past year! Carl Morris What does it mean to be a HegartyMaths Super School?

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Times Tables Rock Stars

Times Tables Rock Stars

  • June 26, 2020

Times Tables Rock Stars and GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS have been searching all corners of the earth to find the ‘Fastest Times Tabler’. After weeks of searching and 700 Official Attempts, 10 year old Nadub has been awarded the ‘Highest score achieved on Times Tables Rock Stars in

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Guinness World Records – Times Tables Rock Stars

Guinness World Records – Times Tables Rock Stars

  • May 18, 2020

Dear Parent, Guess what!? We got in touch with GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS about how fast some of our times tables rockers are getting. After some conversations they have created a new title – “the highest score achieved on ‘Times Tables Rock Stars in one minute!” To

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Numerise – Secondary Ready

Numerise – Secondary Ready

  • May 13, 2020

Secondary Ready is a course that Year 6 learners can access free-of-charge to help them prepare them for starting Year 7 in September. Being up-to-speed in maths when starting secondary school is really important. Things like core number skills are really vital to make sure that when they

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National Numeracy Day

National Numeracy Day

  • May 13, 2020

On National Numeracy Day, on Wednesday 13th May, we are bringing you a day of online events to help with numeracy while the nation is at home. Helping children with maths, improving your own self-confidence and getting to grips with finances… we will have you covered with the

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National Numeracy Day

National Numeracy Day

  • May 11, 2020

On National Numeracy Day, on Wednesday 13th May, we are bringing you a day of online events to help with numeracy while the nation is at home. Helping children with maths, improving your own self-confidence and getting to grips with finances… we will have you covered with the

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HegartyMaths Live Lessons today

HegartyMaths Live Lessons today

  • April 22, 2020

HegartyMaths is proud to offer any prospective A Level maths students, or even those with an interest in keeping their maths sharp, an opportunity to join Colin Hegarty for some Youtube Live maths sessions during the school closures. Read on for the important information: This is

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