WVCTM 2017

Gamification of the Math Classroom Using Grid Games: Using Game Structures Gamification of the math class shows teachers how they can easily (and inexpensively) use grid game structures to support the development of math skills and concepts across domains, while promoting discourse, collaboration and engagement. If you would like to…

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LIMACON

Strategies for Understanding Word Problems by Christine King, K-4 (1:45 P.M. – 2:35 P.M.) This workshop will provide participants with hands-on, small-group experiences focusing on 10 strategies that can be used immediately in the classroom to increase student comprehension of word problems across all the key concepts. Presentation Handout (.pdf) Newman…

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Manipulatives

Workshop Resources: Presentation Agenda What are manipulatives? Square Tiles Connecting Cubes Relational Rods Pattern Blocks Geoboards Grades 4 -8 Tools, Models and Strategies Three Bean Salad References Virtual Manipulatives: Number Lines Glencoe Virtual Math Manipulatives National Library of Virtual Manipulatives eManipulatives Mathematica Demonstrations Visnos * Most need Java or Flash Articles:…

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