"How Did You Get That Answer?"
Teaching Students How To Do Open Responses in Math
Who Should Attend?
Educators across all content areas, paraprofessionals, special education professionals
About the Presentation:
This Saturday morning workshop will discuss why students find open response problems so hard. It will also discuss Smarter Balanced problems in this context. An overview of 7 practical strategies on how to lead students into deeper, richer answers will follow.
8:30-9:00: Looking at Common Core Problems (PARCC and SMARTER BALANCED)
and diagnosing possible student difficulties. “Why are Open Response problems so difficult for students?” 7 strategies to improve Open Responses: an overview
9:00-10:00: Strategy 1: Using quick writes as a way to build thinking
Strategy 5: Building Math Vocabulary
Strategy 4: Reading and Understanding the Math Questions
10:15-11:00: Strategy 3: Helping students show thinking and reasoning Ø Strategy 2 and 7: Frequent assessments and using the data
11:00-11:30: Strategy 6: Designing Great Assignments in Math
About the Presenter:
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Check in starts at 8:00
Certificate of Attendance available for 3 Contact Hours
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Bedford, NH 03110
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