Beyond the calculator – linking computing and maths

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A practical course exploring the links between computational thinking, coding and mathematics, in Key Stage 1 and 2.


 This is a half day course.


Why should I attend?

  • Identify opportunities where the two subjects can be linked
  • Explore links between mathematical reasoning and computational thinking
  •  Explore practical resources


What will it cover?

  • Hands on opportunities to use a range of resources
  • Opportunities to plan and share good practice


Who is it for?

  • Subject leaders



This is a half course.

 Upon registration our booking system will correctly display the cost of this course based on your school package status.

  • BDSIP IT Service subscribers: There will be no charge for this course for schools who have purchased one of BDSIP’s IT Services (Primary Internet, Secondary Internet or Curriculum Computing).
  • Pay as you go BDSIP Members who have not purchased BDSIP IT Services: For schools that have not bought one of the BDSIP IT Services, there will be a charge of £100 per delegate for BDSIP members
  • Pay as you go non-members: There will be a charge of £150 per delegate for schools that do not currently have BDSIP membership.



CLC, Adult College, 241–247 Parsloes Avenue, Dagenham, RM9 5DF


Additional information

If you can’t attend, or if a colleague will be attending in your place, please inform us as soon as you can before the event.

Cancellations less than five working days before the course may still be charged.


Who to contact

For specific enquiries about this course, please contact the course leader, Gillian Bratley at

For general booking or CPD enquiries please contact:


**Upon registration you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive the confirmation email within a few minutes of signing up, please check your junk mail folder just in case the confirmation email is delivered there instead of your inbox. If so, select the confirmation message and click ‘not junk’, which will allow future messages to get through including any relevant pre-course information or changes**

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How we can help your school


If you have any questions, or would like to discuss our services and how we can help you, please get in touch by completing the enquiry form below.
Alternatively, feel free to give us a call on 020 8227 2636.