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Maths Week Scotland

Maths Week Scotland is a celebration of the importance of maths in our everyday lives.

Maths is all around us. We use it in our daily lives when cooking tea, playing sport or deciding whether to go for that impulse purchase. It shapes our society in our voting systems and the way we use data. It even underpins the art we view and the music we listen to.

You and your pupils can uncover the maths we take for granted and see maths in a whole new light during Maths Week Scotland.

Join us for a week of events and activities, with special events throughout the year. Hundreds of schools take part each year and we provide support for teachers, including a Small Grants Fund, training courses, online resources, and free events and activities.

Maths Week Scotland returned for 2021 with the theme 'Our World'. Highlights included outdoor learning in schools across Scotland, mathematical baking and amazing fancy dress outfits.



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Ideas and inspiration

Find ideas and inspiration for celebrating Maths Week Scotland with your class year-round.

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Maths Week Scotland has a year-round programme of online and in-person events across Scotland for early years, primary and secondary.

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Support for your school

Apply for small grants funding to run Maths Week Scotland activity in your school.

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Maths at National Museums Scotland

Find out how maths helps us with our collections, buildings and the every day lives of our staff.

Maths at National Museums Scotland

Be the first to hear about new events and resources by following @MathsWeekScot on Twitter or pinning your school to the map.

National Museums Scotland are funded by the Scottish Government to deliver Maths Week Scotland.



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