Kentucky Center for Mathematics - Event Information
Explorations in Number Talks & Routines GRADES 4 & 5: Hardin County, KY - 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: Day 1: (2 half-day virtual sessions)
Wednesday - Thursday, September 2 -3, 2020
Noon - 3 pm EASTERN TIME (which is 11 am - 2 pm CENTRAL TIME) Days 2: (2 half-day virtual sessions)
Wednesday - Thursday, September 9 - 10, 2020
Noon - 3 pm EASTERN TIME (which is 11 am - 2 pm CENTRAL TIME) Day 3: (2 half-day virtual sessions)
Wednesday - Thursday, October 7 - 8, 2020
Noon - 3 pm EASTERN TIME (which is 11 am - 2 pm CENTRAL TIME)
* Registration cutoff date = July 17, 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.