Opening Lecture on Role of Mathematics
Breakout Session 1 on Anchor Task (see notes below)
|Breakout Session on Anchor Task|
|Notes on Anchor Task Breakout Session|
General Session on Assessment
General Session on Challenging Word Problems - Problems used in the session is available. See for solutions to the eight problems for the session including the three homework problems.
Generalization and Links to Algebra
Breakout Sessions on Fraction, Ratio and Percent
The discussion on Fractions is here.
|Problem for Ratio|
|Problem for Percentage Change|
General Session on Visualization
General Session on Questioning Strategies
There are also additional summary notes in the blog entry for the K-2 Institute.
Breakout Session on Multiplication and Division (see below)
Breakout Session on Measurement and Area where we did one word problem lesson, one basic concept lesson (area of triangle) and one drill-and-practice lesson (based on Pick's Theorem on the geoboard grid).
In the Closing Forum, we look at the Japanese features of effective mathematics lesson (Shimizu, 2013). The slide is available in another blog entry.
|Lesson to Develop Formula for Area of Triangle|
|Lesson to Apply (Measurement)|
|Lesson to Consolidate (Area)|