Guided Math in Action

Strategies for Success A One-Day Seminar: Grades 3-5

Come join us and learn easy-to-implement, academically-rigorous, standards-based (teks aligned), engaging, differentiated activities for ongoing purposeful practice in your classroom!

Dr. Nicki will help you to think about and prepare for purposeful, academically rigorous, standards-based guided math groups in grades 3-5. We will discuss assessment, set-up, design, differentiation, student accountability, engagement and rigor. Participants will leave with an action plan and specific lessons that they can start using immediately. Each participant receives the book Guided Math in Action, digital resources and a guided math starter kit!

Join us to find out how to unlock the power of guided math today!

Guided Math in Action

Friday, Feb. 12th 2016 at 8:30am-3:30pm

DoubleTree by Hilton San Antonio Airport 37 NE Loop 410 (at McCullough) San Antonio, TX 78216

Top Reasons to Attend this Seminar:

· Discover how to effectively plan for and implement guided math

· Explore tools, tasks, time schedules, and transitions

· Learn innovative, hands-on games and activities to use in your lessons

· Understand how to integrate guided math into your current curriculum

· Create toolkits that teach

· Make a plan to effectively organize materials within your classroom space

· Develop routines and procedures for guided math

· Monitor Noise Levels (low tech & high tech ideas)

· Integrate 21st century technologies throughout your lessons

· Assess activities

· Manage student accountability

· Discuss proven workstation working arrangements (alone, partner, small group) to address what the other students are doing

· Join us to find out how to unlock the power of guided math in your classroom today!

Seminar At-a-Glance

7:30-8:30 am

Registration and Complimentary Coffee and Tea

8:30 – 9:00 am

Introduction to Guided Math

9:00- 10:15

The 5 Essential Elements

10:00 – 10:15

Morning Break & Gigglenook Book & Dice Fair

10:15 am- 11:45 pm

The 5 Types of Guided Math Lessons

11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch on your own

Gigglenook Book & Dice Fair

1:00 - 2:15

The 5 Types of Guided Math Lesson cont.

2:15 – 2:30 pm

Afternoon Break & Gigglenook Book & Dice Fair

2:30 – 3:15

Math Workstations (what the other students are doing)

3:15 – 3:30


Details Details Details

4 ways to pay:
Web Registration (Fill out form here)
Fax: 1-203-549-0551
Phone:(347) 688-4927

Who: Designed for teachers in grades 3-5, team leaders, instructional coaches, mentors, staff development trainers and administrators


DoubleTree by Hilton San Antonio Airport

37 NE Loop 410 (at McCullough) San Antonio, TX 78216

Special Group Discounts!

One Person $230 (includes dice kit, handbook & problem solving book)

Team of 3 + $210 each person

Group of 7 or more $200 each person

Must Call for Larger Group Discounts!

*We take PO's but you must email or fax it in.

With the paid registration of a staff member, an administrator from the same building may attend tuition free! (Please send a separate registration form for your principal.)


Substitutions may be made at any time. All cancellations received 15 days before the seminar will be 100% refunded. Cancellations after that will receive a full credit for a future program.

***A certificate of attendance will be given to all the participants who attend the entire conference.

****We do take walk-ins but it is highly suggested that you pre-register. Payment is due at time of registration.

Dr. Nicki Newton

Dr. Nicki Newton has been an educator for more than 25 years, working in inner-city schools on both the East and West Coasts, with student populations ranging from pre-kindergarteners through doctoral students. Having spent the first part of her career as a literacy and social studies bilingual specialist, she built on those frameworks to inform her math work. She has worked on developing Math Workshop and Guided Math Institutes around the country and internationally. Dr. Nicki works with teachers, coaches, and administrators to make math come alive by considering the powerful impact of an academically rigorous, standards-based, hands-on, minds-on approach to their math curriculum. She is the author of Guided Math in Action (2013), Math Workshop in Action (2015) and Math Running Records in Action (2015). She is currently writing Math Workstations in Action (2016). She has also written a series entitled Problem Solving with Math Models for grades K-5. Dr. Nicki is an avid blogger (www .guidemath .wordpress .com) and Pinterest pinner (drnicki7).

More Details

Dr. Nicki has written about math workstations in both her Guided Math in Action and Math Workshop in Action books. Ideas from her new book, Math Workstations in Action will be shared throughout the sessions!
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