Maths for Mums 'n' Dads, The Teenage Years

Maths for Mums ’n’ Dads, the teenage years course, we take you through the basics of the secondary school maths syllabus and cover the topics and problems you and your teenager are likely to encounter. Annoyed by algebra? Need a jump start with geometry? Or simply terrified of trigonometry? Whatever your concerns, The Great Circle will alleviate your fears and just as important, provide the reason why these subjects are taught in the first place. You might even be pleasantly surprised!
With simple questions, practice papers and clear examples of working common errors throughout, Maths for Mums ’n’ Dads, the teenage years will help you to help your child feel more confident about – and hopefully enjoy – the GCSE years. It’s also an ideal springboard for more advanced courses such as A-Level or perhaps a promotion opportunity at work.

Key Skills:

    •    Algebra
    •    Geometry
    •    Numerical Methods
    •    Calculator Methods
    •    Measurement & Error Bounds
    •    Probability
    •    Statistics
    •    Revision Techniques
    •    Exam Questions
    •    Exam Preparation

Class Sizes & Staff

Very small class sizes, typically 4 to 6, coupled with patient, dedicated and enthusiastic teachers, ensure you get the most out of your time spent with us. All staff at The Great Circle are dynamic subject specialists, with a good degree in a relevant subject, usually Mathematics, and a post-graduate teaching qualification backed up with years of teaching experience.

We’re extremely passionate about all things maths and ensuring that you get off to a flying start with numbers. We believe maths is all about confidence and understanding its relevance and application in the real world. Using it, applying it, talking about it, presenting ideas publicly; all help to build confidence.

Where and when do classes run?

We are located close to the centre of Halifax and our courses run during term-time only commencing November 2017. For specific dates and times, see below.

How often do I need to attend?

You may attend as many classes as you like! The courses are designed to run over a typical school half-term, and last between 6 & 8 weeks. Content is modular and where possible, we try to keep each class independent of the next. Regular attendance is encouraged in order for you to achieve, progress and realise your full potential.


This course is not about putting you under pressure with stuffy assessments. Constructive and friendly feedback is provided on a regular basis.

Entry Requirements

Maths for Mums ’n’ Dads course or a reasonable degree of confidence with the basics.


The Great Circle is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

How to Enrol

Please contact us using the information below. We look forward to hearing from you!

Course Information

Course Overview

Structured, in-depth and fun courses helping you achieve your objective in Maths.


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  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • Revision Techniques
  • Exam Preparation
Special Offer

Special Offer

Recommend a friend and receive 10% off your course fee!

Course Dates:

Monday & Wednesday

9am to 11am

Starts: 6th November

Finishes: 20th December

Course Price:

Value at just £10 per hour

Payable in advance

Book early to avoid dissapointment!

Contact Us:

01422 736 136

07527 787 787

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