3D Snowflakes/Xmas Tree Crafts

Ref: C3125794

Creative Numeracy - Learn by doing and making , building and strengthening your numeracy skills to make a three dimensional snowflake. You can then use these skills to make your own festive snow shower at home. It's a fun way to learn some key principles of numeracy!

Course aim

You will learn how the basic principles of number can be used to make an ornament appropriate to the cultural festive period, using knowledge that you already have and building on it.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed
  • This course is for beginners

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Accurately measure and Paper Craft
  • Understand the concept of unit conversion.
  • Apply the concept of doubling and tripling accurately, to make proportions larger
  • Accurately make a shape smaller
  • Estimate and assess accuracy in numeric terms

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions
  • A file of work will be kept which will help to record your progress

What else do I need to know?

  • A selection of materials and basic equipment will be provided but you are welcome to bring additional materials with you
  • All material provided, embellishments may be applied depending on personal perspective at home.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading is required but research on the subject on the internet or in the library may be helpful

What can I do next?

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3D Snowflakes/Xmas Tree Crafts Course Outline

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Conditions

You can if you meet all of the following requirements:

  • are paying the standard fee or are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • are paying with a credit/debit card or are not paying a fee because of a qualifying benefit
  • have a valid email address
  • have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2017
  • have read and accept the standard terms and conditions
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