# NUMERACY

## By Deborah McCallum | Renewed Math Strategy

### It's So Much More!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be part of an exciting and innovative learning experience where you will:<p>Learn about research-based strategies …

### computational thinking in math ed. – Math Knowledge Network

<i>Math + coding by Grades 2/3 students at St. Andrews PS, TDSB.</i><p><b>NEWS</b><p><b>13-15 October 2017: Computational Thinking in Mathematics Education Symposium</b>; a …

Mathematics### Teaching and Assessment with Math Processes

Teaching and assessment in math go hand in hand. What ties them together are the mathematical processes. Our job as teachers is to help students …

Pedagogy### Inspiring Your Child to Learn and Love Math - Parent Engagement

A message from the Council of Ontario Directors of Education<p>When students understand mathematics, they are equipped with knowledge they can bring to …

### Strategies for Comparing Fractions - Math Coach's Corner

Recently, I published a series of posts describing the various strategies students can use for comparing fractions. While creating a common …

### How Does Race Affect a Student's Math Education?

A new paper examines the ways “whiteness” reproduces racial advantages and disadvantages.<p>Kassie Benjamin-Ficken, a teacher in Minneapolis, discovered her love of math in elementary school. One of her earliest memories is begging her mother to come to school so her teachers could share how she …

Education### Formative Assessment & 3 Act Math Tasks

This post references the 3-act math task structure. If this is unfamiliar to you read about it here from Dan Meyer, and here from me.<p>A common …

### Steps to Help Foster a Preschooler’s Spatial Reasoning Skills

While boosting kids’ math and verbal skills may draw more attention from parents and educators, spatial reasoning skills play an important — …

Kids### An Elementary Math Routine: Notice and Wonder

« A Teacher's Analysis of When a Lesson Goes Wrong (Video) | Main<p>Kristin Gray, a K-5 math specialist at Richard A. Shields Elementary School in …

### BC Numeracy Network

<b>Welcome!</b><p>Welcome to the balanced numeracy resource, designed and developed by the BC Numeracy Network. As K-12 educators, we came together with a …

### The New Basics

I gave a talk last week.<p>This talk had a click-bait title, for which I am apologetic. <i>The New Basics: Arithmetic and Algebra with 21st Century …

### Why Teaching Both Estimation and Accuracy is Important

Last edited May 14, 2016 @ 1:18 am<p>When I work with elementary students, they are often confused when they reach the estimation unit, and so are their …

### Draw Graphs of your Equations in Windows 10 OneNote

Last summer Microsoft rolled out an interesting feature for <b>Windows 10 OneNote app</b> – Math Assistant. The feature enhanced the utility of the app which …

Microsoft### New Jo Boaler Video: “Believe in Your Maths Potential – Set Yourself Free”

I’m adding this new video from Jo Boaler to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset”:<p><i>Related</i><p>Author: Larry Ferlazzo<p>I'm a …

### How A Strengths-Based Approach to Math Redefines Who Is ‘Smart’

A group of young women who had graduated from high school between 1997 and 2006 sat at the front of the room crying and laughing about their …

Teaching### What will you do in Math today?

1. NUMBER<p>"I know numbers are beautiful. If they aren't beautiful, nothing is.” ― Paul Erdős<p>2. PATTERN & ALGEBRA<p>"One person's constant is another …

### Ministry Math Resources

Ministry Funded Online Resources<p>Leaders in Mathematical Thinking<p>Ministry Developed Math-Related Monographs<p>Capacity Building<p>What Works? Research Into …

### Explore the Interconnected World of Mathematics in One Condensed Map

If diving into the beautiful, complicated world of math sounds intimidating, physicist Dominic Walliman is here to be your guide. In his video, …

### Math learned best when children move

Children improve at math when instruction engages their own bodies, concludes a new study. The results also document that children require …

### 20 Chrome Extensions, Web Apps, and Add-ons for Math

As awesome as Google tools are for students, teachers, and schools, sometimes they can lack a feature or tool you need for your specific subject …

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