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Friday, January 16, 2015

Effective instruction for 3rd grade multiplication

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Effective Instruction for 3rd Grade Multiplication

Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Elem math
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Kalamazoo RESA Service Center, 1819 East Milham Avenue, Portage, MI 49002
SCECH'S: 6 ($10 fee - cash or personal check at sign-in)
Presenter(s): Gina Kling - Western Michigan University

Tuition: $113 Consortium Member | $161 Non Consortium
3-5 Multi Divi practice
Participants will receive a copy of the book Putting Essential Understanding of Multiplication and Division into Practice, 3-5
The purpose of this workshop is for educators to learn best-practice, instructional routines and strategies aligned with the Common Core State standards (CCSS) to successfully implement the foundational skills for multiplication. Content is built upon the instructional shifts and increased expectations of the CCSS. Teachers will be actively engaged in learning different instructional methods and how to assess and prepare students for fluency.

About Gina Kling
Gina is fortunate to serve the mathematics education community in a variety of ways. Aside from teaching elementary mathematics content and methods courses at Western Michigan University, Gina is also an elementary mathematics coach and a writer for Everyday Mathematics 4.
For nearly a decade, Gina has focused her research on helping children learn their basic facts in meaningful ways, work that she often shares through professional development with practicing teachers. She has authored numerous articles on teaching basic facts and remains active in the elementary classroom, engaging children in developing fluency with their basic facts.

Registration help: Linda Bussema @ or 269-250-9210

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