The target for everyone for 23 May is:-
Cover the material up to p31 in our Coursebook (see below) - the "Thin Book". The corresponding pages in our Reference Book (see below) - the "Fat Book", are as follows:
Standard Form - Thin Book pp19-20, Fat Book pp96-98
Algebra Basics - Thin Book p24, Fat Book pp75-76
Powers and Roots - Thin Book pp25-26, Fat Book pp91-95
Multiplying out Brackets - Thin Book p27, Fat Book pp77-79
Factorising - Thin Book p28, Fat Book pp80-81 and p84 (DOTS)
Manipulating Surds - Thin Book p29, Fat Book p99-103
Meetings: On the 4th Thursday of each month, 2.30pm. Meetings will last a maximum of 2 hours.
Venue: At members' homes, on a rotating basis.
23 May = Jane & Dave
27 June = Chanda
25 July - host TBA
22 August - host TBA
Study Group Leader: Jerry England (Click on the name to email).
Vacancies: The group currently has a no vacancies, but please contact the SGL if you interested in being part of a second group.
What we do: The focus of the Group is to rediscover lost knowledge of maths, and to learn from each other by providing help and advice between Group members.
Our study started at Key Stage 3, which we completed at the end of 2018.
In January 2019 we started GCSE, using GCSE Edexcel Mathematics Higher Level - Complete Revision & Practice ("the Coursebook"), published by CGP Books (www.cgpbooks.co.uk), ISBN: 978 1 78394 405 8.
We are also using GCSE Mathematics Higher Level - New Student Book ("the Reference Book"), also published by CGP Books ISBN: 978 1 78294 958 9.
The above books can be obtained via CGP Books or through book stores. Please contact the SGL prior to purchase as a discounted price is available.
The Rules and guidelines for the operation of the study group can be seen by selecting the right hand link.