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2003 series of One-day TSM
Conferences for Teachers

TSM: Technology for Secondary/College MATHEMATICS
ECIS: European Council of International Schools

ECIS November 2003, HAMBURG

Pre-Conference TSM Workshop
Thursday 20th November 2003
9:30am - 4:15pm

Following the last two years' acclaimed workshops in The Hague and Berlin, TSM returns for another hands-on day before the 2003 ECIS Conference in Hamburg, led by a distinguished team of trainers from the UK and Austria.

The theme this time will be
"Creating Lesson Plans using ICT".
Delegates will go away with ideas for immediate use in the classroom, building on their skills in MS Office, the Web, Dynamic Software and CAS (Computer Algebra Systems)



at HAMBURG INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Holmbrook 20, 22605 Hamburg
Tel: +49 (0)40 8830010, Fax: +49 (0)40 8811405

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SCHEDULE
--- Thurs 20th Nov. 2003

Delegates will suggest topics in advance so that lessons can be created on the day, using:
- MS Office: Word/Excel/the Web
- Dynamic Software: GSP, Autograph
- CAS: Derive, TI-Voyage 200

Max: 60 delegates
Lab 1 (24), Lab 2 (15), Lab 3 (6)
Calculator workshop (15)



09:00 Registration and COFFEE

09:30 Welcome
(Mr Peter Gittins, Headmaster
)
Introductory ideas from the Workshop leaders.

10:15 SESSION A (2½ hrs)
(refreshments available 11:00)

13:00 Lunch
14:00 Plenary / discussion

14:30 SESSION B (1½ hrs)
(refreshments available 16:00)

16:15 Depart


Delegates will be able to move freely between workshops or repeat one for further practice.

"CREATING LESSON PLANS USING ICT"

WORKSHOPS at 11:00 and 14:45

W1: MYP / IGCSE Workshop
Approaches using ICT to liven up lessons in graphs, vectors, and transformation geometry

W2: IB and A level Workshop
New approaches to introducing vectors and coordinate geometry (2D and 3D), differentiation, integration and numerical methods.

W3: Probability and Statistics Workshop [Data Sets]
Finding and extracting data from the web; analysing data successfully; probability and hypothesis tests

W4: Computer Algebra
Ideas on how to introduce calculus, elementary and advanced algebra, sequences, problem solving and modelling. Planning and timing a lesson using GCs.



WORKSHOP SPECIALISTS on hand:

W1: ALAN CATLEY, Tynemouth College, Newcastle (UK)
Autograph [Resources]

W2: TIM MORLAND, St Paul's School, London (UK)
GSP [Resources] and Excel [Resources]

W3: DOUGLAS BUTLER, Oundle School, Peterborough (UK)
MS Office, the Web, Autograph
[Resources]


W4: MARLENE TORRES-SKOUMAL
, Vienna Int.School
CAS [Resources]

For this workshop, TSM is extremely fortunate to be able to offer delegates the use of the outstanding computer facilities at HAMBURG INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, by kind permission of Mr Peter Gittins, Headmaster.

DELEGATE FEE only 175 Euro/ 120 UKP including documentation, refreshments and lunch.
2nd and subsequent delegates (same institution): 160 Euro/ 110 UKP.

You may BRING YOUR OWN PC LAPTOP
- All delegates will receive a complimentary personal copy of the new 3D version of 'Autograph'.

This pre-conference workshop is being arranged independently from the main ECIS November Conference at the Congress Centrum, Hamburg, Germany which commences on Friday 21st Nov. If participants also wish to attend the regular conference, they must register separately with the ECIS Secretariat.

HOTEL and BUS PICK-UP:
It is recommended that TSM Delegates extend their ECIS hotel booking back one night.
There will be a bus pick-up from the Congress Centrum at 08:30
The bus will be marked "HIS". Return bus afterwards.

MAPS and DOWNLOADS:

International School Hamburg is located in Othmarschen about 7 km from the centre of the city in the western suburbs of Hamburg.

DETAILED MAP from this link ('www.stadtplandienst.de' map web site), or file (1:10 000)


ANNOUNCEMENT and APPLICATION FORM ------------- click here

Oundle School

Apply in good time - places must be limited by the hands-on capacity

Further information and application forms available from:
ICT TRAINING CENTRE (Oundle School)
PO Box 46, Oundle, Peterborough PE8 4JX, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1832-273444 Fax: +44 (0)1832-272760
Email: circleline@argonet.co.uk (Douglas Butler)



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Last updated: 27th October 2003