The Case of Peter Dubno and the Counting Cubes Task

  • Description: During this session you will -

    • solve and discuss the counting cubes task,
    • watch the video clip and discuss what the teacher does to support his students' engagement in and understanding of mathematics, and
    • discuss the effective mathematics teaching practices of use and connect mathematical representations and facilitate meaningful mathematical discourse.

    Grade Band: Middle Grades

    Effective Teaching Practice:

    • Use and connect mathematical representations.
    • Facilitate meaningful mathematical discourse.

    Guiding Principle: Teaching and Learning

    Supporting Documents:


    Counting Cubes Task

    Effective Mathematics Teaching Practices


    Counting Cubes Lesson Guide