MS Mathematics Institute

with Special Guest, Nicora Placa of Creative School Services

Session 1: Expectation & Goals:

A)  Broaden and deepen their understanding of ratios, proportions, and proportional reasoning;  B)  Learn how to improve student engagement, anticipate their responses, and address misconceptions;  C)  Experience grade appropriate and rigorous tasks for assessing students’ understandings and plan lessons. 


Friday, Oct. 11th 2013 at 8:30am

I.S. 349 Math, Science and Technology, 35 Starr Street, Brooklyn, NY

(8:30 - 10:00am) 6 - 8 Ratio/Proportion Overview: Research, Learning Progression (10:00 - 11:30am) Part I: Common Core Shifts & Part II: CMP III and Common Core Inc. (12:30 - 2:15pm) Problem Solving Working Session (2:15 - 2:30pm) Debriefing & Reflection