Mathletics, Playdough, Excel Yourself Volunteering

MATHLETICS

Support a DMU academic with Mathletics! Year 6 pupils from local Leicester schools will visit campus once a month for five months for a maths workshop to increase the speed, accuracy and confidence in mental calculations. Your role will be similar to that of a teaching assistant – to support the academic and the young people in their learning. Ideal for a student that has a strong interest and understanding of maths.

Drop-in Date: 18th October 2018 from 2pm-3pm

Duration: Wednesdays on a monthly basis, starting Nov 15th

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PLAYDOUGH

Playdough is a simulated share market investment game in which Year 6 school children (10/11 year-olds) battle each other to earn the most profit they can from £100,000. Your role will be to join the school at the on campus induction and then visit your chosen school for weekly clubs to ensure they’re on the right track! You are not required to do any teaching, though feel free to if you like!

Drop-in Date: 18th October 2018 from 2pm-3pm

Duration: Weekly one hour sessions, start date TBC

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EXCEL YOURSELF

Year 5 pupils from local Leicester schools will visit campus once a month for five months for an Excel workshop. Topics will include data structure, formatting analysis and apply logic in the use of in-built functions. Your role will be similar to that of a teaching assistant – to support the academic and the young people in their learning. Ideal for a student that has a strong interest and understanding of Excel or ICT.

Drop-in Date: 18th October 2018 from 2pm-3pm

Duration: Wednesdays on a monthly basis for five months, starting Nov 22nd

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