Fractions from Concrete to Abstract
Compass Montessori Parent & Community Education Nights
You are Invited...
Our first presentation will explore Montessori fraction materials as they are presented from Children's House through Secondary School. Participants will see lessons, just as they are presented to Montessori students, and will have time to practice with the materials.
This month's Education Night held at Wheat Ridge Campus
Tuesday, Sep. 10th 2013 at 6:30-7:30pm
10399 West 44th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO
Monthly Education Nights include Free Child Care - Please RSVP by September 6th.
PTSA has generously donated free child care for current Compass students for this monthly event. Please RSVP to Nicole Deutschman, Director of Student Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org by FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH. Thank you!
- Montessori methods provide a rare opportunity for students to develop an understanding of fractions that our national system can learn from. Check out this article emphasizing the knowledge deficit that exists, and come with questions about how the Montessori approach can help inform this challenge. http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/07/18/37fractions.h32.html?tkn=ZRLFZx9vQgPouFdiBt6yEUI7vzED8U4wBd6z&cmp=clp-edweek&intc=es