In the second session of PBS LearningMedia’s series on edWeb.net, presenters Carolyn Jacobs and Jane Porath discussed the Middle School Literacy collection of lessons.
The Core State Standards describe fifteen different types of math problems which can be solved by addition and/or subtraction, most of which are not addressed in textbooks. In this month’s CCSS in Math webinar on edWeb.net, presenter Sara Moore discussed each type of problems in detail.
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Knowing mathematics means understanding what the operations mean, not just memorizing facts.
In this month’s Implementing Common Core Standards in Math community’s on edWeb.net, Dr. Sara Delano Moore will look at strategies for incorporating application in the mathematics classroom.
How can you incorporate Math into other core subjects such as Science and Technology for students in the younger grades? Presenter Sara Moore shared how these subjects provide an excellent platform for building number sense in measurement and using data in the primary grades.
In the second session in the three part Flipped Learning series on edWeb.net, presenter Crystal Kirch talked about flipping the math classroom. She shared her experience transition from traditional methods to flipped learning and tips for educators who are starting the process. She also discussed key topics and ideas to focus on while flipping.
Family Math Nights are a fun and interactive way to encourage parents to practice math education at home. In this month’s Implementing Common Core Standards in Math webinar, presenter Stephanie Shultz shared tips for hosting a successful Math Night. She discussed reasons to host a Family Math Night, resources to create activities, and how to overcome language barriers. She also gave attendees directions for a take-home game that students and parents can make… read more →
In this interactive webinar presenter Sara Moore discussed the State Standards as they relate to 6th and 7th grade math, as well as how these lessons carry over into 8th grade. Not only did Sara share examples that made ratio’s tangible, but participants also chatted amongst each other offering ideas of their own! “If it took 7 hours to mow 4 lawns, then at that rate, how many lawns could be mowed in 35… read more →
Presented by Sara Delano Moore, Ph. D., Director of Mathematics and Science at ETA hand2mindSponsored by ETA hand2mind View the webinar “Extending Fraction Understanding Part 2: Decimal Operations” This webinar builds on the conceptual foundation laid in our last session. Join Sara Delano Moore, Ph. D., Director of Mathematics and Science at ETA hand2mind, for an interactive examination of operations with decimals. As with fractions, Sara explores the instructional strategies… read more →