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Demonstration Shanghai-style Lessons in KS1 and KS2


Following participation in the recent Maths Hubs Shanghai teacher exchange programme, Knollmead Primary School are delighted to host 'Demonstration Shanghai style lessons' for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 in March 2020. 


Location: Knollmead Primary School, Tolworth, Surbiton, KT5 9QP


Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Subject Leaders and teachers in Kingston, Merton, Richmond, Sutton and Wandsworth (maximum 2 per school).


For more information and booking please click on the following links:


11th March 2020  Demonstration Shanghai style Lesson for KS1

12th March 2020  Demonstration Shanghai style Lesson for KS2


Primary outward leg

London SW Maths hub Primary Mastery Specialist teachers, Chris van de Wiel and James Howland travelled to Shanghai on the outward leg of the China-England Exchange.  Read about their experiences and time in Shanghai in their blog.


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London SW Maths Hub Secondary Mastery Specialist teacher Claire Henderson travelled to Shanghai on the outward leg of the China -England Exchange along with Seconadry Mastery Specialists from other maths hubs.

The teachers worked in teams of three, arranged on a regional basis.  The Pigott School, Reading will act as the host school for the return visit. Two Secondary Shanghai teachers, will be based together at the host school for the duration of their visit. 



China England Exchange 2018-2019

China England Exchange 2017-2018

China England Exchange 2016-2017