Using Anchor Tasks to Engage Learners: Deepening Understanding through Exploration and Discourse

Sat, 4/28: 8:00 AM  - 9:00 AM 
576 
Session 
60 Minutes 
Walter E. Washington Convention Center 
Room: 146 B 

Handout


Description

Participants will engage in active math lessons and learn how to use learning objectives to create anchor tasks that spark student interest and allow students of all levels to build on prior knowledge, explore concepts with concrete materials and engage in productive discourse to deepen conceptual understanding with a focus on problem solving.

Co-Speaker

Cassandra Turner, Math Champions Professional Development, LLC

Lead Speaker

Beth Curran, Math Champions

Audience

3-5

Topics

Teaching and Learning: Best Practices for Engaging Students