Maths Enrichment

Rubik’s Cube Competition 3:30-4:30 Thursday 18th of February.

Solve a cube quickly, or make pretty patterns.  Free entry. Prizes for Primary, High School and College.  RSVP to Caroline Evers.

Pi Memorising Competition 3:30-4:30 Thursday 17th of March

Memorise some digits of Pi.  Free entry. Prizes for Primary, High School and College.  Pi scarves, bookmarks and dice.  RSVP to Caroline Evers.

More information for Rubik’s and Pi competition click here

If you aren’t a student at Dickson college, and are coming to the Rubik’s Cube competition without a parent/guardian please bring this form: click here

If you aren’t a student at Dickson college, and are coming to the Pi competition without a parent/guardian please bring this form click here

We will be running MAD-DAY in December 2016.  Below is information about last year’s competition.

MAD-DAY (Maths Awesome Day – Dickson And You) 2015

A day of fun and competition for year 8 and 9 students.  16 teams will converge on the Dickson College Hall to solve maths puzzles and eat pizza.  Teams should return their permission notes to their teachers.

MAD-DAY – Approximate Schedule  8th December 2015

8:30-9:00 Registration

9:00-9:15 Explanation of rules etc.

9:15-10:00              Round 1 - Coordinate treasure hunt

10:00-10:15 Setting up furniture

10:15-10:45 Morning Tea -  Fruit and water

10:45-11:35 Round 2 - Relay

11:35-12:20 Round 3 - Puzzle time

12:20-12:55 Lunch – Salad and pizza and fruit boxes or flavoured milk

12:55-2:05              Round 4 - Swiss

2:05-2:35 Afternoon tea– fruit and water, then awesome point sale while judges tally scores

2:35-2:50 Award ceremony with Mike Clapper from AMT

For more information click here

For sample treasure hunt click here, for sample relay click here , for sample puzzles click here, and for sample Swiss click here

If you are a student volunteer, who has lost their form, click here