The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics

Morris Needleman
A deep analysis of the big questions in Extension 1 Mathematics covering the Binominal Theorem and Projectile Motion. Covers the latest HSC trends.
Target Audience
Teachers of Extension 1 Mathematics
32 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

When do we get the time to make a deep analysis of the latest HSC trends? This course provides
the analysis and then looks in depth at the more difficult materials seeking nsights that will inform
our teaching practice. The more difficult questions almost always involve The Binomial Theorem
and Projectile Motion. Participants will receive an in depth treatment of these more challenging
topics.

Audience

Teachers of Extension 1 Mathematics

Available Delivery Formats

This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now 22/11/2017 Sydney CBD Places available $344 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

HSC 2010 and 2011

1 hour and 45 minutes

An analysis of the most recent HSC’s with A thorough consideration of how marks are are awarded and how this can inform our teaching practice.

The binomial theorem

1 hour and 30 minutes

A workshop on the binomial theorem. The idea is to see the connections between various parts of the syllabus. Teaching strategies for this topicwill be presented.

Mechanics

1 hour and 45 minutes

A detailed overview of this topic. Teaching strategies and the building of skills necessary to reach a deep conceptual understanding.

What To Bring

A willingness to learn and share ideas ... And a calculator

User Rating

4.8

Latest Reviews

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The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Catherine Ma on 01/12/2016

Good experience to meet with other teachers and share ideas and tips.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Jovan Gulabovski on 01/12/2016

Morris is the best lecturer. Good advice.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Steven Faulds on 01/12/2016

Great sharing of new ideas with colleagues in a different schools/situations.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Renato CARINI on 01/12/2016

Great professional discussion offered insights and ideas, particularly with regard to relevant discussions with students.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Rita Alphonsus on 01/12/2016

Very informative. Learned a lot of techniques that will definitely enhance my skills in teaching Extn 1 Course.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Roslyn Halmy on 01/12/2016

Great to encourage discussion amongst teachers.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Noel Ornelas on 01/12/2016

Very informative.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Andrew Holland on 01/12/2016

Good to have some time to go over the harder questions with a very knowledgeable presenter.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Le Tam Dang on 01/12/2016

Very good, presenter’s well composed and knows content.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
24/11/2015

Resource package is an excellent idea and the topics covered were excellent. Good tips for all the harder questions.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
24/11/2015

Thorough explanations of HSC Q’s. Clear and concise solutions. Good tips on typical Q’s likely to show up in the HSC.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Satendra Prasad on 24/11/2015

No comment

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
24/11/2015

Excellent opportunity to sit and do maths. I would like more tips for kids rather than just do Q’s.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Laura Burns on 24/11/2015

Was afraid it would be too similar of course to teach ext 1. It was not though! Good challenging Q’s were addressed.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
24/11/2015

Content was rich and diverse.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Roslyn Burnes on 24/11/2015

No comment

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Megan Harris on 24/11/2015

No comment

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
24/11/2015

Chance to improve my skills.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Sharon Krha on 24/11/2015

Good content, excellent explanation.

The Big Questions in Extension 1 Mathematics
by Louise Donaghy on 24/11/2015

Great questions discussed. Excellent resources provided.


About the team


Morris Needleman

Creator

Morris has previously occupied the position of Head of Mathematics and Mathematics Technology at Reddam House, Kincoppal Rose Bay and The Emanuel School in Sydney. Qualified with an M.A. in pure mathematics and a B. Ed. (maths), Morris has experience teaching in a wide variety of schools and has delivered many professional development courses for mathematics teachers both in Australia and overseas. Morris was recognised in 2006 with an Outstanding National Achievement for Excellence by a Teacher the National Awards for Quality Schooling. Morris has also been designated by Apple as a Distinguished Educator.