Audience: 4th – 5th Grade Teachers
Presenter(s): Sara Stevens
Length: 80 minutes
Level: Intermediate Procedural
What is your mindset when you walk into math class? This session will begin with concepts of developing a positive mindset in regards to learning math. We will analyze eight mathematical practices in order to develop tasks that promote high cognitive demand for students. We will focus on students with a range of understanding in the three critical areas.
Sara has been teaching for 8 years and holds a Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction. She also became Board Certified in Literacy for early to middle childhood in 2013. Sara currently teaches 5th grade and is always looking for new ways to expand her knowledge base and teach kids in an effective and efficient way.