Making the Most of Children's Literature: A Context to Explore Math and Understand the World
Presented by Sue O’Connell
We recognize the value of children's literature in giving a context to explore math skills and concepts, but what if we could also spur students' understanding of the world and enhance their social consciousness through our selection of stories? Join us to explore books that engage students in thinking about mathematics and the world around them.
Jun 16, 2020 07:00 PM : Positioning Reluctant Students as Math Thinkers and Doers!
I don't get it!!!! Do you have students who position themselves as novice math thinkers and doers? Come view the answer to this question through the self-portraits and prose of middle school math students. We will discuss ways to understand what is underneath student positioning and how teachers can structure math learning to empower students!