FOBISIA Primary Mathematics JAW,
Date: Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd November 2014
Venue: St. Christopher’s International Primary school, Penang, Malaysia.
Cost: RM200 (lunch, evening meal, refreshments, resources and hotel transfers)
Deadline: Monday 27th October
Contact Details: Sue Houghton


The JAWS is aimed at enhancing skills and learning as well as sharing good practice, and would be suitable for both classroom practitioners and middle managers / subject leaders.

Possible areas for discussion /workshops
•Creative maths
•Maths Assessment in Key Stage 1 & 2
•Investigating and applying maths
•Problem solving
•Real-life maths
•Linking maths with other curriculum areas
•Questioning to develop mathematical thinking skills
•Cross circular links with ICT
•Working with parents

We would like to invite you to share your experiences in these or other related areas and further your own understanding , learning and knowledge in a variety of areas of Maths.

Day 1 will offer the opportunity to see Maths in action and take part in reflective workshops.
Day 2 will include a variety of workshops facilitated and led by delegates and St. Christopher’s staff,
offering opportunities for extended discussion and networking.

Please be aware that there is an expectation for all delegates to be involved in the presentation of a workshop at some point over the two days of the JAWs.

arrive – free evening
 Pick-up from hotel @ 8.15am (shuttle to school)
 Welcome from Mr. Towse (Principal)
 Morning Sessions – including visit to classrooms and tour of school
 Shuttle return to hotel
 Lunch
 Afternoon session – Feedback and sharing of goodpractice
 Finish @ 4pm
 Evening meal
 Pick-up from hotel @ 8.45am (shuttle to school)
 Morning session – led by delegates
 Lunch at St. Christopher’s
 Afternoon session – led by delegates
 Plenary
 Finish @ 3pm

Cost: RM200
Registration deadline: Monday 27th October

To register, please follow the link below.

For additional JAWS information email Sue Houghton –

•Payment covers the cost of all itinerary activities including meals & transport between the Evergreen Hotel & SCIPS
•Delegates must pay for their own flights, airport transfers & hotel accommodation
•Taxis transfers to the hotel from the airport will be approx. Rm50 per journey.

Evergreen Laurel Hotel, Gurney Drive, Penang
All 367 guestrooms and suites in the Evergreen Laurel Hotel in Penang, Malaysia are tastefully furnished and well equipped with individually controlled air-conditioning, television, telephone, minibar, safe deposit box, hair dryer, and coffee and tea making facilities.
Facilities at the Evergreen Laurel Hotel in Penang, Malaysia include four restaurants, a swimming pool, state-of-the-art gymnasium, a spa, tennis courts and a banquet hall. The hotel also provides a business centre for their business travellers.
The conference rate of RM 281.40 (single) RM304.60 (twin) nett per room, per night
(Deluxe Sea-view) includes the following:
•Daily Buffet breakfast
•Daily local Newspaper
•Daily replenishment of drinking/mineral water in room
•Complimentary Wireless connection in rooms as well as in the Lobby area, the Coffee house, the Lobby lounge & by the Poolside
•Complementary use of Health Club with Hot & Cold Jacuzzi, Dry & Steam Sauna, Indoor & Outdoor Gym, Kids Club & Swimming Pool

To make a booking, please email or fax the hotel directly, using the booking form below.


Primary Mathematics JAWS Flyer