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  • Hands-On Maths Fair - Cambridge Science Festival

    Date: 
    Saturday, 24 March 2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

    NRICH activity Nine Colours

    'A mathematician, like a poet or a painter, is a maker of patterns'. Find out what patterns you can discover, explore your creative and critical thinking and develop your problem-solving skills with hands-on mathematical activities and games for all ages from 5 to adult. Join us to explore, experiment, discover, question and enjoy!

    This event is part of the 2018 Cambridge Science Festival. No booking needed - drop in throughout the afternoon.

    Level: 
    General public
    Level additional information: 
    All ages from 5+ to adult. Children under 15 must be accompanied at all times by a supervising adult.
  • Mathematical Keep-Fit

    Date: 
    Saturday, 24 March 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
    Speaker: 
    Fran Watson, NRICH

    Come and be inspired to work mathematically! Have your curiosity piqued, your competence coached, and revel in the feel-good factor of being challenged to persevere. Join Fran Watson from NRICH for this highly interactive workshop-style session focusing on problem solving through paper folding - no previous experience required!

    Ages 9+

    This event is part of the 2018 Cambridge Science Festival.

    How to book

    This talk is free but tickets must be pre-booked. Booking will open closer to the date (February 2018).

    Level: 
    General public
    Level additional information: 
    Ages 9+ to adult (not suitable for younger children). Children must be accompanied by a supervising adult.
  • Maths Explorers

    Date: 
    Saturday, 24 March 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
    Speaker: 
    Charlie Gilderdale, NRICH

    Mathematicians are not only good at answering questions - they are good at asking questions too. Join Charlie Gilderdale from our NRICH project on a journey of discovery as he encourages you to unleash your curiosity, ask interesting questions, and set off to explore the unknown. Come to this highly interactive talk prepared to explore, discuss, investigate, take risks, and try something new!

    Age 11+

    This event is part of the 2018 Cambridge Science festival.

    How to book

    This talk is free but tickets must be pre-booked. Booking will open closer to the date.

    Event full?: 
    Level: 
    General public
    Level additional information: 
    Ages 11+ to adult. Children must be accompanied by a supervising adult.