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Fun with Numbers

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Volunteering Opportunities

Groups of volunteers lead weekly sessions in primary schools playing fun maths board games with children aged 4-11 years old aiming to:

Encourage pupils to have fun whilst learning

Improve numeracy skills

Increase levels of confidence and skills in maths.

Location and Travel

Volunteers are needed for sessions in Coventry, Leamington and Kenilworth schools.

We will reimburse travel costs for this project. Visit our travel page to plan your journey to your volunteering activity.

How to get involved

Sign-up for this project is now closed for 2017-18.

If you wish to get involved next academic year and get more information, just drop us an email:

Project Leaders:

Lim Siow Ching
Course: 2nd Year Economics
Email: S.Lim.6@warwick.ac.uk

Eelyn Ding
Course: 3rd Year Law
Email: E.Ding@warwick.ac.uk

Kasper Meidell
Course: 2nd Year Law
Email: K.Meidell@warwick.ac.uk

Here is the link to our Facebook group:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1585155161536130/

Time Commitment


The Fun with Numbers sessions are one hour per week for 10 weeks throughout term two. Please allow for travel time to and from your placement school.

Requirements

Enthusiasm and the ability to motivate young people to want to learn. Good listening, communication and numeracy skills.

All volunteers will be required to:

  • Complete an Enhanced criminal background check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
  • In addition, if you have lived outside of the UK for more than 6 months in the past 5 years you need to obtain a criminal record check from the country you lived in. This is commonly referred to as a ‘Certificate of Good Conduct’.

For more information visit our DBS page.