Problem Solving Challenge
Teams of six students in Key Stage groups 3-5 (Years 7-13) are entered into one of the five area heats to compete for a space at the Grand Final. The teams are set a problem to solve, using only the materials provided, within a fixed time. The winning teams are those in each key stage group who have been judged to have best met the criteria set out in the problem.
This activity helps towards meeting the following Gatsby Benchmarks: (GB4) linking curriculum learning to careers and (GB5) encounters with employers and employees.
Problem Solving Challenge - 5th February 2019 - Tomlinscote School, Camberley, GU16 8PY
Problem Solving Challenge - 12th February 2020 - George Abbot School, Guildford, GU1 1XX
Problem Solving Challenge - 26th February 2019 - St Philomena's School, Carshalton, SM5 3PS