Kentucky Center for Mathematics - Event Information
Explorations in Number Talks & Routines GRADES 4 & 5: Pulaski County, KY - Dee Crescitelli & Leah Dix White (2020-21)
Description: This course provides an opportunity for classroom teachers of students in Grades 4 & 5 to learn strategies and acquire tools to advance students' mathematical reasoning. Aligned to research-based teaching practices and KAS, topics will include addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and place value; the use of instructional routines including number talks; and the use of manipulatives, visual models and number lines. Participants will receive books, activities and instructional materials including a classroom number line. Participants will be expected to attend all 3 days of the course.
NOTE: Based on current health/safety recommendations, all sessions of this professional learning event (PLE) will meet virtually and not in person. Because meeting online for 6 hours per day would not be favorable or even feasible for course participants, each day of this 3-day PLE has been broken down into two half-day sessions.
Cost: $300/participant Duration: 3 Days (6 half day virtual sessions.)
SCHEDULE: Days 1&2: (4 half-day virtual sessions)
Tuesday - Friday, July 7 - 10, 2020
9 am - noon EASTERN TIME (which is 8 am - 11 am CENTRAL TIME) Day 3: (2 half-day virtual sessions)
Tuesday - Wednesday, September 22 - 23, 2020
Noon - 3 pm EASTERN TIME (which is 11 am - 2 pm CENTRAL TIME)
* Registration cutoff date = June 12, 2020
* All materials will be shipped directly to the participant's home. Please ensure that a valid home mailing address is entered when completing a registration.
* Once materials are ordered and shipped, the registration fee is non-refundable.
7/7/2020 - 7/10/2020 9/22/2020 - 9/23/2020
Days 1 & 2 will meet from 9 am - noon; Day 3 will meet from noon - 3 pm. EST