Cluster Teacher Training
Welcome 3rd and 4th Grade Teachers!
Differentiating in Math- December 4, 2012
8:30 Introductions: Share a Success
West Wing's Flexible Grouping Model- Shelly Schubert
Norterra Canyon's Schoolwide Cluster Grouping Model- Kim Piranio
9:00 Revisit our "Golden Circle"
Consensogram Update: What percentage of the time are your gifted students engaged?
9:15 Reflections from NAGC: What do the CCSS mean for gifted students?
- Read and discuss
- At the bottom of the page, link to FAQs then click on "What are the approaches to use in differentiating the mathematics standards?"
- Consensus map: In your table groups, draw a map and answer the question in your section. Discuss individual answers and use to create a consensus answer in the center. Share out
Let's Solve Some Problems!
- Start with Level A
- After each level, discuss your strategies at your table
- How can you use this activity with your class? Your grade level? Your school?
12:30 Collaborative Planning
Plan how you will bring these resources back to your students.
- Management tools
- Scheduling it in
3:00 Feedback- Ticket out the Door
What would you like to focus on in our next session?
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