Secondary school

Please note: some of the below sites are in Dutch.

The Freudenthal Institute offers various activities for secondary school students, namely:

  • U-Talent: activities in which students can deepen and enrich their knowledge about science, technology, language, culture, people and society.
  • Ionizing Radiation Practicum: experiments with radioactive sources and X-ray devices, in a practicum room at Utrecht University or at your own school.
  • Olympiads (competitions for students), such as the Physics Olympiad.
  • Mathematics in Teams: three annual mathematics days (Mathematics A-lympiad, Mathematics B-day, Onderbouw-wiskunde-dag: 'Lower Grades Mathematics Day') in which students spend a whole day working on a large mathematical assignment in teams of 3 or 4, with a paper as the end product.
  • Wisweb: a website with applets (interactive digital activities) that can easily be used in mathematics lessons.

     Mathematics activities for primary schools:

Activities for teachers

The Freudenthal Institute offers various activities for professionalisaton. Please see what we have on offer.