• Numeracy

Engaging in Problem Solving and Reasoning Tasks - Teaching with Tasks for Effective Maths Learning

PL # 12017.
Starting on 29 Mar 2019
Cancellation permitted until 25/06/2018
For Members$130
For Catholic Members$180
For Non-Members$230
Registration Close Date 25/03/2019
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Registrations open to

  • AISWA Member Schools (non-CEO)
  • Catholic Member Schools
  • Non-Members


This workshop promotes Mathematical Reasoning and Fluency through Problem Solving tasks that have been successfully used in classrooms. 

By using tasks, students can make connections, work collaboratively and 'talk' mathematics. These are essential practices for developing student Understanding.

Each participant receives a copy of Engaging Maths: 25 Favourite Lessons and Mathematics Assessment for Learning: Rich Tasks and Work Samples. Valued at $110.00

More Information


David Dunstan (AISWA Staff)

Numeracy Coordinator

David is the AISWA Numeracy Coordinator and has worked with AISWA for eight years.  He taught mathematics to rural students in WA for 28 years.  David regularly presents ‘hands-on’ school workshops, which includes mental maths strategies, fractions and engaging in problem solving and reasoning tasks, and co-presents the AISWA Principals as Numeracy Leaders project. David is a co-author of the “Check the Clues” books and he has recently collaborated with Paul Swan to develop the Playing with Place Value Yearly Planner and resources.


Event Segment

Date / Time

Starts: 09:00
Finishes: 15:00


AISWA Seminar Room (First Floor)
Suite 5, 41 Walters Drive
Osborne Park WA 6017


Parking bays are available on Walters Drive (max. fee is $5.00 p/day). Alternatively, public transport is available via train & bus: Joondalup Line – Stop at Glendalough Station. Bus transfers: Bus no. 407, Bus stop: 25350

Learning Area

  • Numeracy

School Area

  • Year 3
  • Year 4
  • Year 5
  • Year 6

Event Contact

AITSL Standards