Making Math Meaningful with Good Books – Session Three of the Foundational Mathematics Series
Date:March 3, 2018
Time:9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Credit Available:0.3 CEUs; 3 Social Work CEUs; 3 ISBE Clock Hours
In this three hour workshop we'll discuss how books are powerful tools to make abstract mathematical concepts more concrete and accessible for young learners. We'll act out stories, use a tool to analyze counting books, and practice finding math in good stories. Participants will leave with a list of books, their connections to mathematical Big Ideas, and ideas for lesson extensions. Part of the Foundational Mathematics Series Session 1 and Session 2