ARC PROJECTS 2019 HIVE
Who are involved in the project?
Number of learners? 8
Level of learners? Level 2/GCSE
Age range of learners? 16-18
How many lecturers are involved? 3
The ARC project is on-going and will be developed over 2 years – it is mathematical in nature so Diana and Barbara advise on literary aspects.
Have carried out an initial survey of learners vocabulary words in mathematics.
Ongoing vocabulary development before the beginning of maths classes.
Use of worked examples to demonstrate strategies/methods for problem-solving.
Barriers along the way
Learner absence makes it difficult to monitor development in their problem-solving skills over a longer period of time.
Quantifying results in a meaning and realistic manner.