Fun Maths 
Curriculum Topics: Number, Measurement, Statistics and Geometry.
Gatsby Benchmarks:
This activity helps towards meeting the Gatsby Benchmark:  (GB5) encounters with employers. 
Maths Challenge Girls working
Years 7-8
How the day works?
The challenge is held over 1.5 hours and accommodates up to 60 students at a time. Students work at their own pace in groups of three self selecting from a range of mathematical tasks that are graded to cater for all abilities. In Years 7-8 this workshop is often aimed at lower sets and SEN groups. 

This event...
  • Engages students in problem-solving
  • Brings maths to life in a practical and applied manner, in a fun format
  • Provides a team-building opportunity to work in pairs or small groups
Fun Maths is run by a SATRO Associate with experience in the STEM workplace and training/education, supported by industry volunteers where appropriate. 
How much does it cost? 
A full day at school which provides 3 sessions for up to 60 students each time. We also offer a discount for back-to-back bookings to cover larger or different year groups. 

Independent Schools £600/day                                                  State & SEN discounted* to £500/day

*As part of SATRO's charitable purpose
What are the benefits of this activity?
How Students Benefit: 
  • Brings functional Maths to life 
  • Makes Maths fun
  • An opportunity to work in teams to solve problems 
  • Talk to employees about how they use Maths in their job. 
How Teachers Benefit:
  • SATRO provides a complete package, with materials, supported by a team of volunteers 
  • Helps enhance the national curriculum and reinforce learning objectives 
  • Application and transfer of key Maths skills to problem solving and creative tasks 
How Schools Benefit:
  • Transfers learning from lessons to activities 
  • Ice-breaker to mix up new year groups or different sets 
  • Helps enhance schools reputation for creative learning 
  • Meeting Gatsby Benchmarks for careers