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CANCELED Explorations in 3rd Grade Fractions: IN-PERSON Elizabethtown, KY cohort - Bonny Riedell (2021-22)
1/26/2022 - 1/26/2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST

Event Description
11/29/21: This cohort has been canceled due to low registrations. The three teachers who were already registered have been notified via email.   

Explorations in 3rd Grade Fractions

Course Description:
  • Grade 3 is a critical year in which students should develop strong conceptual foundations for understanding fractions.
  • During this 1-day training course, teachers will explore hands-on activities and tasks aligned to the Kentucky Academic Standards for Mathematics designed to support students in developing conceptual understandings of fractions as numbers.
  • Teachers will deepen their understanding of the third grade fractions standards, seeing them as part of a progression starting in first grade and continuing into middle school.
  • Participants will receive prepared materials and manipulatives, including fraction squares, Cuisenaire rods and KNP-IG activities.
Duration: 1 in-person day  
Location: Hilton Garden Inn - Elizabethtown, KY
  • Participants must be able to participate in-person in Elizabethtown, KY, on the day listed below for this cohort. Sessions are not recorded to be watched at a different time.
  • Before registering for this cohort, confirm with your school and district that you will be allowed to participate in sessions with teachers from other schools and districts in-person. COVID-19 safety guidelines in place at the time of the in-person sessions will be followed - this includes mask wearing and social distancing.
  • For any teacher not allowed to - or not comfortable with - attending in-person sessions, The KCM is offering one cohort of this course that will only meet virtually. Please register for that VIRTUAL cohort instead of this in-person cohort.   
  • 2021-22 MAF Teachers are required to complete this 1-day Fractions training. If unable to attend on the day of this in-person training, 2021-22 MAF Teachers must contact the KCM to complete this training with a different cohort.  
Day 1 = One full-day, in-person session: Wednesday, January 26, 2022; 9 am - 4 pm Eastern Time (which is 8 am - 3 pm Central Time) 

Registration for this cohort closes at midnight on Tuesday, November 30, 2021.  

Please note: The $100 registration fee for this course is non-refundable once materials have been ordered. Should a registered participant find they are no longer able to attend this event, they should find a teacher to take their place and notify the KCM at

* Materials will be mailed via UPS directly to each participant’s school. Please be sure to enter your school's physical mailing address when registering (no PO Box numbers) 

Please contact the KCM at or 859-572-7690 with any questions.