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Using Materials and Games to Teach Vital Maths Concepts, with Jill Smythe

Professional development (PD) Auckland

Posted: 21 February 2020
Notice reference #: 1HA5n3

Using materials and games to teach vital maths concepts with Jill Smythe

This course is designed to guide teachers in the use of games and materials to teach important concepts and promote understanding. 

The session will investigate place value, fractions, multiplication and division and explore teaching strategies and materials to use which will help with understanding the concepts. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore personal challenges in the use of materials to develop specific maths understandings they confront in their own practice. The workshop will also provide sources for materials.

At the completion of the course participants will:

  • Have extended content knowledge of place value, fractions, multiplication and division
  • Have knowledge of equipment and activities that support the teaching of important maths concepts.

Events summary

Auckland

08 April 2020 – 08 April 2020

Further information

Contact: Kohia Centre

 (09) 623 8977

kohia@auckland.ac.nz

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