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Maths Week Scotland 2022: Beauty of Maths

Maths Week Scotland will be back 26 September - 2 October with the theme Beauty of Maths exploring the beauty and creativity in the world of maths. For some mathematicians that may be the elegance of a mathematical solution and to others the beautiful visual patterns created by their work.

We will also discover the maths underlying art and music. Take a peek at some of last years creative activities to get inspired.

Carolside Boomwhackers
Gairloch workshops
St Bridgets Maths Art
Segerman photo

Events

This year we will have a mix of digital and in person events. check with your local science centre or museum to see if they are running any events. You can find out what local museums got up to in 2021 here.

Schools

Downloadable activity packs for classroom activities will be available from June 2022, you can also take a look at our ideas and inspirations page to get planning your own celebrations in school plus find year round resources.

If you want to receive more information about events and resources for schools pin your school to the map.

Organisations

If you are looking to take part in Maths Week Scotland email info@mathsweek.scot. Funding schemes will be available for up to £7,000 and we can support you to develop resources and events.

#ShowYourWorking

Join in with #ShowYourWorking on Twitter by sharing the maths in your work. Find great examples of maths in a wide range of careers and encourage parents and carers to take part too. This year we are particularly looking for examples in creative industries.

Latest News

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#MathsWeekScot 2022 - Beauty of Maths Highlights

We have seen some really incredible music and art projects shared, inspired by this year's theme of 'Beauty of Maths'. Here are just a few of our highlights from the week so far.

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Upcoming Events

Pupils handling coin blanks and webbing 2 29th Aug-31st May

Money Maths at Museum on the Mound

Museum on the Mound All day Free

We are excited to offer Maths versions of our popular money-themed schools workshops. These are entirely free of charge. Best suited for P5-P7 pupils.

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