Building Powerful Numeracy: Overview
Too many students struggle with basic numeracy! This is the overview Building Powerful Numeracy workshop, intended as a first look into the idea of building powerful numeracy and as a precursor to attending other workshops in this series. Based on Pam’s Building Powerful Numeracy and Lessons & Activities for Building Powerful Numeracy, this workshop engages teachers in an overview of powerful ways to help student develop efficient and sophisticated numeracy strategies. Participants will experience problem strings and will receive handouts to help students construct powerful numerical relationships and connections that lead to success in higher math.
If you have never attended a Pam Harris numeracy workshop or just want a refresher, this workshop is for you.
This workshop is appropriate for teachers grades 3-12.