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Jumpstart Your Singapore Math® Instruction - AZ

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Benchmark School

4120 East Acoma Drive

Phoenix, AZ 85032

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Join Cassy Turner for an interactive, hands-on learning experience for those new to teaching math using strategies from Singapore. Experience two days of focused, content-based instruction.

This intensive learning opportunity will cover all the essential elements of Singapore’s highly-acclaimed math program including developing students' number sense, teaching strategies for understanding difficult algorithms, and using model drawing as a problem-solving tool.

In addition to the math content, you'll learn how to use your curriculum materials to best deliver effective lessons.

Day One: Introduction and Overview of the Singapore Math approach and its Key Components

  • The Philosophy of mathematics instruction in Singapore: Educators will leave with an understanding of why the Singapore approach is gaining popularity around the world. We will explore Singapore’s teaching model and key ideas behind the curriculum.

  • Explore number sense and mental math strategies: We will take an in-depth look at number sense and its importance through the use of number bonds and mental math strategies.

  • Teaching concepts to mastery: Explore the cohesion and how concepts build and spiral throughout the grades.

  • Using the concrete-pictorial-abstract approach to teach place value: Moving from linking cubes to base-10 blocks to working with place value discs and pictorial representations to develop an understanding of concepts and problem-solving.

Day Two: Problem-Solving and Lesson Planning.

  • Learn, practice, and apply strategies to solve word problems, including using bar modeling. We will explore problems including addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, fractions, percent, and ratio.

  • Methods used in the Singapore curriculum: Learn how to plan and deliver effective lessons, understanding and incorporating key components and Anchor Tasks to engage learners through independent thinking and problem-solving.

Teachers will leave with the competence and confidence to successfully implement lessons on the first day of school!

To pay by PO or check, email: Training@MathChampions.com

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4120 East Acoma Drive

Phoenix, AZ 85032

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