FHS Year 7 student, Sophie, was shortlisted from over 215 entries from 31 schools and homeschooling sites across 9 countries for the Stuart J. Murphy Award (8-10 years old category) in The Young Mathematical Story Author 2020! An amazing achievement Sophie.
The Young Mathematical Story Author (YMSA) competition is the world’s first annual international competition set up to encourage young mathematics learners (8-15 years old) from around the world to embed their mathematics learning in a meaningful and engaging context through creating their own mathematical story picture book. This competition is organised by MathsThroughStories.org. Read more about the competition here on their website.
Here is Sophie’s winning submission (click on the image to view):