Early Numeracy in the Primary Grades

Early Numeracy in the Primary Grades: Word Problems for the Early Learner

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Session Dates

Thursday March 26, 2020 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Closed

This session will engage participants to help all students, including students with learning disabilities, make sense of and solve mathematical word problems. Participants will use schema-based instruction to solve addition and subtraction word problems applied to Kindergarten through Grade 2 standards. This explicit way of teaching math scaffolds students through the process of solving word problems by using schematic diagrams.

 

Objectives

Participants will:

  • Engage in schema-based instruction for addition and subtraction, including models and vocabulary while supporting STEM related content
  • Model a self-regulation strategy to solve word problems in addition and subtraction.
  • Investigate misconceptions in mathematics word problem
  • Develop an interactive notebook to support mathematics instruction

 


Target Audience

Special Educators, General Educators, Math Supervisors and Coaches, Supervisors of Curriculum and Instruction.

Topics Covered: Mathematics

Event Info

Event Type:

Inservices/workshops

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit

Presenters:

PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:

Registration:

Sonya Barksdale
sbarksdale@pattan.net
717-901-2268

Contact:

Jared Campbell
jcampbell@pattan.net
800-360-7282